The USA is home to some of the most exciting sports leagues in the world, with a growing roster of world-class athletes. And with stars constantly hitting the headlines for their actions both on and off the pitch, it’s no surprise to see fans turning to the internet to find out more. But who have we been searching for the most?

Myprotein analyzed Google search volume data for over 4,000 of the biggest names in American sport, to find the most popular athletes in each state. Here are the 10 most Googled athletes in North Carolina. Find out more, including the top 50 most Googled athletes in America here.