A runner in track and cross country, Zack Osborne competed at Grimsley and the University of North Carolina. Graduating from UNC in 1974, Osborne began teaching English and Journalism at Page. Osborne is proud that as a teacher, he never had an absence on the day after a game. Osborne started both soccer programs at Page. As the boys’ coach (1974-2000), Osborne had a record of 410-112-35: winning State Championships in 1977, 1979, 1980, and 1981. Osborne began the girls’ soccer program in 1980 and amassed a record of 442-111-48 before retiring in 2010 with three consecutive State Championships (1986, 1987, and 1988). Osborne coached the Pirates in the first NCHSAA State Championship contest for both boys (1977) and girls (1986). He was the West coach of the first Boys’ East-West All-Star Game in soccer in 1991 and also coached the West girls (2002). Osborne has served as Assistant Track Coach, Head Track Coach, and has been the Cross Country Coach since 2001. Coach Osborne is a member of the North Carolina Soccer Hall of Fame.