Football Friday Night

  Ardrey Kell at South Meck

Ardrey Kell coming off one of their best seasons ever, picks up where they left off as they be South Meck on Friday night. Here are the highlights.

  Several Football Friday Night games moved to Thursday, but that means crowds will look different

  Legendary N.C. high school football coach Tom Brown dies at age 77

  ‘Parents want to be there’: Families rejoice after state expands prep outdoor athletics capacity to 30 percent

  Concerns about injuries during this spring football season on the rise

  Shelby and Crest scrimmage in Boiling Springs

  ‘We want to watch them play’: N.C. parents petition for more than 100 people at outdoor high school athletic events

Continued Coverage

  Myers Park QB Drake Maye signs National Letter of Intent, talks about missing final high school season

Realignment and big changes to high school football for NCHSAA starting in the fall of 2021

  Catawba Ridge at A.C. Flora

  T.L. Hanna at Northwestern

  Rabun Gap at Charlotte Christian

  Dorman at Northwestern

  Catawba Ridge at Irmo

In just their second year of football, Catawba Ridge is now just one win from playing for a state championship as they beat Irmo tonight in the 2nd round of the playoffs. The Copperheads left no doubt about this one as they won 41-21.

  A.C. Flora at South Pointe

In the 2nd round of the AAAA Upper State playoffs, South Pointe fell to A.C. Flora 41-14. The Stallions took an early 7-0 lead but after that, it was all Falcons. Here are the highlights.

  Catawba Ridge at Greer

In Catawba Ridge’s first ever football playoff game, the Copperheads get a victory.

  Clover at York

Clover finished their season with a big win over rival York 23-21. Here are the highlights.

  Greenwood at South Pointe

  Rabun Gap at Providence Day

  Chester at Daniel

  Hillcrest at Northwestern

  Hickory Grove at Metrolina Christian

  Christian at Providence Day

  Lewisville at Eau Claire

Lewisville completely dominated Eau Claire down in Columbia on Friday night as they rolled to the 40-0 win. Here are the highlights.

  Chapin at York

After grabbing an early lead, York is unable to hold on as Chapin won 27-21. Here are the highlights.

  South Pointe at Rock Hill

Rock Hill pushed South Pointe to the limit tonight, but the Stallions were able to prevail 21-18 in yet another big rivalry in Football City USA. Here are the highlights.

  Fort Mill at Indian Land

Big win for Indian Land tonight as they beat Fort Mill 54-7 in the final varsity game at the stadium known as The Reservation. They will move into a new school next year. Here are the highlights of the Warriors victory over the Yellow Jackets.

  Indian Land at Nation Ford

Indian Land and Nation Ford played an overtime thriller on Friday night. Nation Ford would get a game winning field goal in the extra period to win. Here are the highlights.

Catawba Ridge at Fort Mill

Catawba Ridge got a victory over rival Fort Mill on Friday night. The (5-1) Copperheads are ranked in the state of South Carolina for the first time ever as they entered at #9 this week. Here are the highlights of their 40-21 victory over the Yellow Jackets.

  Spring Valley at Northwestern

Northwestern finished the regular season undefeated as they beat Spring Valley tonight 26-7. The Trojan are 5-0 overall and 4-0. They have a bye next week as the playoffs will start November 13th. Here are the highlights from tonight’s victory over the Vikings.

  Country Day at Christian

Big win by Charlotte Christian as they swept the season series with Country Day. The win sets up a rematch with Providence Day, the only team they lost to this season. Here are the highlights from Friday's victory

  East Clarendon at Lewisville

East Clarendon and Lewisville played a thriller tonight down in Richburg as the Lions got a late TD to win 41-34. Lewisville moves their record to 3-2 on the season. Here are the highlights.

  Dutch Fork at South Pointe

Tough night for South Pointe as their offense never got going as they fell to Dutch Fork 35-7. It’s the Stallions 2nd loss of the season as the Silver Foxes remain undefeated. Here are the highlights.

  Cabarrus Warriors at Hickory Grove

Big win tonight for Hickory Grove as they beat the Cabarrus Warriors in a non-conference game. Here are the highlights of the Lions victory.

  Christ School at Metrolina Christian

Tough night for Metrolina Christian as they fell to Christ School to drop to 1-4 on the season. Here are the highlights of their game with the Greenies.

  Providence Day at Country Day

Providence Day would beat Charlotte Country Day to finish the regular season 3-0 in Big South Conference play. Here are the highlights as the Chargers had to come back from an early 10-0 deficit.

  Legion Collegiate at Blacksburg

Legion Collegiate evens their record at 2-2 after a big win over Blacksburg. Here at the highlights of the Lancer’s win.

  Rock Hill at Northwestern

In the original rivalry of Rock Hill, Northwestern beat Rock Hill Friday night to wrap up the region title and the city championship. Not a bad night of work for the Trojans. Here are the highlights.

  South Pointe at York

South Pointe beat York on Friday to wrap up the region title for the 7th straight season. Here are the highlights of the Stallions big win.

  Clover, Rock Hill sports teams impacted by COVID-19

Clover football and Rock Hill’s football and volleyball teams have been impacted in a major way because of COVID-19. The impacts ranged from other teams or a team member testing positive for the coronavirus.

  Catawba Ridge at Indian Land

Catawba Ridge has qualified for the playoffs after their shutout win over Indian Land. It is only the 2nd year of football for the Copperheads program. Here’s how they got it done.

  Metrolina Christian at Cabarrus Warriors

A big conference win tonight for the Cabarrus Warriors as they beat Metrolina Christian 24-21. Here are the highlights.

  Ridge View at Rock Hill

Rock Hill jumped out to a 17-0 lead but Ridge View came back to win in double overtime 47-44. Here are the highlights.

  Northwestern at South Pointe

Northwestern pulls the shocker tonight as they won the Crosstown Showdown over South Pointe. The Trojans are 3-0 for the first time since 2013. Here are the 2nd half highlights of the 2020 Crosstown Showdown.

  Providence Day at Charlotte Christian

What a great ball game between Providence Day and Charlotte Christian. The Chargers come back to win 32-28 after being down 11 in the 4th quarter. Here are the highlights.

  Great Falls at Lewisville

Here are the highlights of Great Falls at Lewisville. The Lions pick up their first win of the season as they shutout the Red Devils.

  Boiling Springs at Clover

Here are the highlights of Boiling Springs at Clover. The Bulldogs get a big region win over the Blue Eagles.

  Gaffney at Nation Ford

Here are highlights of the best game in week 3, Gaffney at Nation Ford. It went into overtime as the Indians defeated the Falcons 41-40.

  Lancaster at Catawba Ridge

Here are the highlights of Lancaster at Catawba Ridge. The Copperheads get a huge region win and get their second straight shut out in the process.

  South Pointe at Indian Land

Here are the highlights of South Pointe at Indian Land. The Stallions remain undefeated after getting the shutout win.

Rock Hill High School postpones football games due to COVID-19

Rock Hill High School has postponed football games and practices due to COVID-19.

  Clover at Fort Mill

Here are the highlights of Clover at Fort Mill as the Blue Eagles picked up the win to go to 1-1 on the season.

  York at Catawba Ridge

Here are the highlights of York at Catawba Ridge as the Copperheads win their first ever region game.

  Chester at Keenan

Here are the highlights of Chester at Keenan. Cyclones go to 2-0 on the season after a big road win over the Raiders.

  Sumter at Rock Hill

Here are the highlights of Sumter at Rock Hill. The Bearcats fall to the Gamecocks to start the season 0-2.

  Nation Ford at Boiling Springs

Here are the highlights of Nation Ford at Boiling Springs. Falcons fall to the Bulldogs to go to 1-1 on the season.

  Country Day at Christian

Here are the highlights of Country Day at Christian. The Knights jumped out to a 21-0 lead and held on for the win 21-13 to start the year 1-0.

  Latin at Providence Day

Here are the highlights of Latin at Providence Day. The Chargers start the season 1-0 with a win over the Hawks.

  North Raleigh Christian at Cabarrus Warriors

In case you missed it, here are the highlights of a big win for the Cabarrus Warriors over North Raleigh Christian.

  Northwestern at Ridge View

In case you missed it, here are the highlights of Northwestern at Ridge View. The Trojans start the year 1-0 with a victory over a region foe.

  Indian Land at York

In case you missed it, here are the highlights of Indian Land at York. The Cougars picked up a big win to start the year 1-0.

  Spring Valley at Rock Hill/ Fort Mill at Nation Ford

In case you missed it, here are the highlights from Spring Valley at Rock Hill and Fort Mill at Nation Ford. Spring Valley and Nation Ford start 2020 with victories.

  Wren at Clover

In case you missed it, here are the highlights of the Wren at Clover game. It was a great game, but in the end, the Blue Eagles fell to start 0-1 this season.

  Catawba Ridge at South Pointe

In case you missed it, here are the highlights of Catawba Ridge at South Pointe. Stallions are 1-0 after their 31-14 win over the Copperheads.

  COVID-19 case identified within Clover HS football program, team activities suspended

A case of the coronavirus has been identified within the Clover High School football program and team activities are now suspended.

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools to release workout schedules for athletes by Aug. 21

The upcoming announcement will provide clarity on opening dates and procedures for workouts to resume with athletes receiving guidance from coaches and staff at CMS facilities and athletic fields.

Atrium Health sports medicine specialists weigh in on the return to sports

The North Carolina High School Athletic Association announced a delay in return to practice and competition for high school sports in North Carolina this school year. WBTV spoke with Sports Medicine Specialists at Atrium Health about the concerns of returning to sports during the COVID-19 pandemic.

North Carolina high school football won’t start until 2021

High school football will kick off the season in February, the North Carolina High School Athletic Association announced Wednesday.

  CMS superintendent gives no answer for fall sports after school board meeting

Parents are hanging on to the idea of fall sports. They don’t want their kids’ football or volleyball season to be canceled.

  Student-athletes hope CMS decision on fall sports comes Tuesday during board meeting

One big question that’s still in limbo is your child’s chance to play sports this fall. As of Monday night, Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools’ parents, players, and coaches say they are still waiting for district officials to decide if there will be any sports this school year.

  ‘Stop dragging your feet and make a decision’: CMS parent, student-athlete speak on future of school sports

Parents and students from Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools received mixed messages about the future of school sports during the 2020-2021 academic year Thursday.

Football practice canceled for week after HS player tests positive for COVID-19 in Iredell Co.

Football practice has been canceled for a week after a player tested positive for coronavirus at a high school in Iredell County.

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools to further delay high school sports activities

The school district will not resume athletic activity on campuses on July 6, but there is no date for when they will allow teams to finally start.

Positive COVID-19 case confirmed within Fort Mill HS football program, practices canceled for week

Someone involved with the football program at Fort Mill High School has tested positive for the coronavirus.

  Will the extended dead period for the NCHSAA push back the start of football?

On Tuesday, the NCHSAA extended their dead period from June 1st to June 15th, but that doesn’t mean the start of the football season will be pushed back as well.

  Chad Grier comes home to become the head football coach at Providence Day

After 3 years in South Carolina, Chad Grier is ready to come back home to Charlotte to be the head football coach at Providence Day.

Drake Maye, Myers Park’s all-star quarterback, decommits from Alabama, commits to UNC

Mack Brown got his quarterback of the future Friday when Myers Park’s Drake Maye decommitted from Alabama and committed to North Carolina.

Mallard Creek football coach Mike Palmieri leaving for out-of-state position

After building one of the best football programs in Mecklenburg County history, Mallard Creek High football coach Mike Palmieri said leaving the school is one of the hardest things he’s ever done.

  Vance Cougars ready to finish some unfinished business

After a crushing loss in the 4AA state title game in 2018, Vance is back and ready to finish some unfinished business in 2019.

  Fans brave chilly temps for state championship game between Providence Day School and Metrolina Christian Academy

The chilly temperatures and chance of wet weather didn’t keep fans from showing up at the NCISAA State Football Championship Friday night.

  Parkwood at Piedmont, South Caldwell at St. Stephens, Hibriten at West Iredell, Alexander Central at Hickory, Vance at North Meck

Here are the highlights of Parkwood at Piedmont, South Caldwell at St Stephens, Hibriten at West Iredell, Alexander Central at Hickory, and Vance at North Meck.