CHAPEL HILL -- Wells Fargo, along with the North Carolina High School Athletic Association, has announced the final standings in the Wells Fargo Conference Cup competitions for the 2017 winter sports season.
The Wells Fargo Cup award, sponsored by Wells Fargo and the NCHSAA, recognizes the schools that achieve the best overall interscholastic athletic performance within each of the state's four competitive classifications.
The Wells Fargo Conference Cup is a companion to the Wells Fargo Cup and recognizes schools with the best overall interscholastic athletic performances within individual conferences. Wachovia, and now Wells Fargo, has sponsored the conference awards program since 1980.
In most conferences, points are awarded based on participation and standings in conference play.
In the Class 3-A Big East Conference, Wilson Fike is the frontrunner after the winter sports season thanks to championships in women's swimming and wrestling, along with a tied first-place finish in women's basketball.
Rocky Mount is in second place with a women's basketball championship and a second-place finish in women's swimming.
In third place is Hunt with a men's swimming championship.
The complete Big East Conference standings are as follows:
1) Wilson Fike 114.5
2) Rocky Mount 110
3) Wilson Hunt 108
4) Northern Nash 104
5) Southern Nash 97
6) Nash Central High