Observations on Grimsley vs. Southern Guilford(DJ Reader Jamboree) and Page vs Glenn(CarolinaPreps.com Jamboree) – Wyatt Smith Reporting

Posted by Wyatt Smith on August 17, 2019 at 12:05 am under High School, Video | Read the First Comment

DJ Reader Jamboree Observations: Grimsley: The Whirlies looked strong offensively both through the air and on the ground. With Chris Zellous and Quan Nora returning, Grimsley should continue to have success as long as they can get coverage. Back-up quarterback Jaquavion Mayo showed that he will be able to step in anytime they need him. …Read the Rest…

Page Defense Leads Team To 26-6 Victory Over Northwest – Wyatt Smith Reporting

Posted by Wyatt Smith on October 16, 2018 at 1:08 am under High School | Comments are off for this article

Seven sacks, three interceptions, and two forced fumbles by the Page defense was the difference-maker in the Pirates 26-6 victory over the Northwest Guilford Vikings at Marion Kirby Stadium on Monday night. The Pirates defense came on strong by forcing the Vikings to three-and-out on their opening drive, setting the tone for a long night …Read the Rest…


Page Routs Northern Guilford 48-0 – Wyatt Smith Reporting

Posted by Wyatt Smith on August 25, 2018 at 12:18 am under High School | 3 Comments to Read

The matchup between the Page Pirates and the Northern Guilford was a one-sided contest; however, it took until the second half for the Pirates to trounce the Nighthawks in what ended as a 48-0 Page victory. The Pirates failed to execute on three possessions inside the red zone and led just 6-0 at halftime, but …Read the Rest…

No. 4 Page Pounds No. 5 Providence in 4-AA West Second Round – Wyatt Smith Reporting

Posted by Wyatt Smith on November 18, 2017 at 12:06 am under High School | Comments are off for this article

Early and often scoring, along with tremendous defensive play led the Page Pirates to a 41-16 rout of the Providence Panthers in the second round of the NCHSAA 4-AA West playoffs on Friday night at Marion Kirby stadium. The Pirates scored on their opening drive and just 1:13 into the game to set the tone. …Read the Rest…

Page Comeback Spoils East Forsyth Homecoming – Wyatt Smith Reporting

Posted by Wyatt Smith on September 30, 2017 at 12:54 am under High School | Read the First Comment

After trailing 16-3 at halftime the Page Pirates went on a mission and used their determination to send an East Forsyth Homecoming crowd home disappointed as the Pirates emerged victorious 20-19 on Friday night in Kernersville. The Pirates struggled offensively early, and on their second possession, the Eagles blocked Thomas Murray’s punt because of an …Read the Rest…


Page Tops Eastern 19-16 in Tight Battle – Wyatt Smith Reporting *STATS UPDATED*

Posted by Wyatt Smith on September 9, 2017 at 1:05 am under High School | 2 Comments to Read

A punt and a field goal were the difference-makers in Friday night’s matchup between two Guilford County powerhouse football teams, as the Page Pirates edged out the Eastern Guilford Wildcats in the first meeting between the two teams at Tommy Grayson Field. The first half of the game featured defense and penalties with neither team …Read the Rest…

Ronald Polite(Page HS) Featured on ESPN Top 10 Neighborhood Plays – Wyatt Smith Reporting

Posted by Wyatt Smith on December 28, 2016 at 10:53 am under High School, Video | Comments are off for this article

Page WR Ronald Polite takes the number 8 spot on the ESPN Neighborhood Top 10 with his one-handed catch in the playoffs against West Forsyth. Click on the link to see Polite’s incredible touchdown grab! **Having trouble getting link to show up in story at the moment. To view, highlight, copy and paste the link …Read the Rest…

Page Shutout in State Championship Game Loss 29-0 – Wyatt Smith Reporting

Posted by Wyatt Smith on December 17, 2016 at 11:36 pm under High School | 3 Comments to Read

The Page Pirates were shutout for the first time in ten years by the Wake Forest Cougars in a 29-0 pounding in the State Championship game of the 4-AA NCHSAA playoffs on Saturday night at Carter Finley Stadium in Raleigh. The first possession for the Pirates looked eerily familiar to the first play of last year’s disappointing championship game. …Read the Rest…

Page State Championship Preview – Wyatt Smith Reporting

Posted by Wyatt Smith on at 11:09 am under High School | Comments are off for this article

Page has reached the 4-AA State Championship game for the second season in a row, making them undeniably a blockbuster team in North Carolina. Today’s matchup against the Wake Forest Cougars will  be a test to see if Page’s defense can stop the Cougars’ powerful wing-T offense. The core of the Page team returns, which …Read the Rest…

Pirates Crush Vance 49-14 in 4-AA West Regional Final, Advance to State Championship for Second Year in a Row – Wyatt Smith Reporting, Pictures by Cameron Robles

Posted by Wyatt Smith on December 10, 2016 at 2:28 am under High School, Photos | 2 Comments to Read

Friday night’s 4-AA West Regional Final game was Will Jones’ third consecutive playoff game accounting for six touchdowns and Ronald Polite’s third game in a row with three touchdown receptions. But it was Page’s ability to capitalize on Vance mistakes while making few of its own, along with outstanding play from its defense, which made …Read the Rest…

4-AA West Regional Final Preview: Charlotte Vance @ Page – Wyatt Smith Reporting

Posted by Wyatt Smith on December 8, 2016 at 10:42 pm under High School | 3 Comments to Read

After dominating West Forsyth last Friday night 49-14, the Page Pirates, ranked first in the state by MaxPreps, host Charlotte’s Vance High School in the 4-AA West Regional Final game on Friday night at Marion Kirby Stadium in Greensboro. The Vance Cougars come into town boasting a 13-1 record, same as the Pirates. The Cougars …Read the Rest…


Jones, Polite Lead Page to 4-AA West Regional Final with 49-14 Win over West Forsyth – Wyatt Smith Reporting

Posted by Wyatt Smith on December 3, 2016 at 1:04 am under High School | 3 Comments to Read

Will Jones’ six touchdowns –five passing, one rushing—propelled the Pirates over West Forsyth in the Third Round of the 2016 NCHSAA 4-AA football playoffs at Marion Kirby Stadium on Friday night. Three of Jones’ touchdown passes were to senior WR Ronald Polite. The Jones-Polite tandem single-handedly outscored their opponent as the Pirates beat the visiting …Read the Rest…

Page Football Head Coach Kevin Gillespie’s Notebook – Wyatt Smith Reporting

Posted by Wyatt Smith on November 29, 2016 at 1:54 pm under High School | Read the First Comment

What goes through the mind of Page head coach Kevin Gillespie after a playoff win? Here’s an exclusive post-game interview Gillespie gave to Greensborosports.com after his team defeated the West Mecklenburg Hawks 55-26 Friday (11/25/2016) in the second round of the 2016 NCHSAA 4-AA football playoffs.   GreensboroSports.COM: How big is this win? COACH GILLESPIE: …Read the Rest…

Page Punishes West Mecklenburg in Second Round of 4-AA Playoffs – Wyatt Smith Reporting

Posted by Wyatt Smith on November 26, 2016 at 1:49 am under High School | 2 Comments to Read

The Page Pirates took no prisoners in the second round of the NCHSAA 4-AA playoffs at Marion Kirby Stadium in Greensboro on Friday night. The Pirates’ senior quarterback, Will Jones, ran for three touchdowns and completed three passes to Ronald Polite for scores, but, in the end, Tyler DeBerry’s second-half dominance pushed the Pirates to …Read the Rest…

NCHSAA Second Round Playoffs Preview: West Mecklenburg @ Page – Wyatt Smith Reporting

Posted by Wyatt Smith on November 25, 2016 at 10:09 am under High School | Comments are off for this article

Friday night’s matchup between the third-ranked West Mecklenburg Hawks and the second-ranked Page Pirates has the possibility to be one of the most high-scoring games of the year for the Pirates. Page will look to their defense to hold the Hawks’ offense in check and let their offense do the scoring. West Mecklenburg is averaging …Read the Rest…

Leake, Special Teams Lead Pirates in Playoff Opener – Wyatt Smith Reporting

Posted by Wyatt Smith on November 19, 2016 at 12:10 am under High School | Comments are off for this article

The Page Pirates battled through an onslaugh of penalties and turnovers in the first round game of the 2016 NCHSAA 4-AA playoffs, beating Charlotte’s Olympic Trojans by a score of 39-14 Friday night. In his first game back from a high ankle sprain, Javon Leake rushed for more than 100 yards and three touchdowns, providing …Read the Rest…

2016 Page vs. Grimsley Preview – Wyatt Smith Reporting

Posted by Wyatt Smith on October 13, 2016 at 10:53 am under High School | Comments are off for this article

The 2016 edition of the Page-Grimsley rivalry is set for this Friday night. The game will return to Grimsley’s Jamieson Stadium this year after the game was held at Marion Kirby Stadium at Page in 2015, for the first time in the history of this historic rivalry. The Pirates and Whirlies first met in 1960, …Read the Rest…


Page Beasts East ; Guilford County HS Football Poll: Week 6 – Wyatt Smith Reporting

Posted by Wyatt Smith on September 24, 2016 at 12:35 am under High School | 2 Comments to Read

Page came into Friday night the underdog against unbeaten East Forsyth, but the high-octane offensive barrage by the Pirate’s Javon Leake and Will Jones was too much for one of the top defensive teams in the state. The Eagles threatened late, but an Alan Tisdale interception with 1:05 remaining in the game put the victory …Read the Rest…

Wyatt Smith’s Game of the Week Preview: Week 6 -East Forsyth @ Page – Wyatt Smith Reporting

Posted by Wyatt Smith on September 22, 2016 at 11:59 am under High School | Comments are off for this article

Two of the most high profile 4-AA schools in our state match-up on Friday night at Marion Kirby Stadium in Greensboro. The Pirates will be looking to avenge a heartbreaking 31-30 loss to the Eagles last season and build momentum heading into conference play. Kevin Willert brings his Eagles to Greensboro with an unblemished record …Read the Rest…

Leake-Led Pirates Pound Reagan 49-7; Guilford County Top 10 – Wyatt Smith Reporting

Posted by Wyatt Smith on September 17, 2016 at 12:27 am under High School | Comments are off for this article

The Page Pirates came into Friday night (3-1) this season having scored at least 48 points in each of their first three wins. That trend continued Friday night, led once again by Javon Leake, Will Jones, and Ronald Polite on offense. The Pirate defense played its “A” game, as the team cruised to a 49-7 …Read the Rest…