Tyrese Blake and Northwest Cabarrus were pretty much unknowns heading into the 2018 season. It was a break out year for both as the Trojans had their best football season ever and Blake had a monster season on his way to being named conference player of the year.
Building a high school football program from scratch is always tough, but imagine doing it without a permanent home in your first season. That is exactly the task for Legion Collegiate Academy in Rock Hill.
With the high school football season in the books and all the state champs crowned, WBTV Sports and Football Friday Night announced their final FFN Top 10 and the team of the year on Tuesday night and that squad is Charlotte Christian.
The Shelby Golden Lions jumped out to a 14-0 lead after one quarter and did not look back on their way to doubling up North Davidson 42-21 and winning the school’s tenth NCHSAA State Championship in football.
With South Pointe falling to Daniel last Friday in the 2nd round of the South Carolina AAAA playoffs, that has opened the door for a new team to enter the poll and for the first time ever, Watauga is in the FFN Top 10.