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HS Football Playoffs:Charlotte Catholic at Grimsley and Northwest Guilford at Watauga TONIGHT at 6pm(Previewing the Games)

Charlotte Catholic at Grimsley and Northwest Guilford at Watauga:Both games set for TONIGHT at 6pm…We will have scores on both of these games for you here at the site…We will have a reporter at the Grimsley game, and we will be receiving text updates directly from the Northwest Guilford game, and will have both games covered for you here at the site…Both kickoffs coming at 6pm, and we currently have three teams from Guilford County remaining in the NCHSAA Playoffs…Grimsley, Northwest Guilford and Eastern Guilford, all still in the hunt, with Grimsley and NWG still hanging tough in Round Two, and the Eastern Guilford Wildcats have already advanced to Round Three in the 2022 postseason…We will be your Guilford County Sports Connection again tonight, with updated scores coming from both key high school football games, here at GreensboroSports.com…..Don Moore will have the scoreboard turning/moving and we will be getting him those scores, so you can stay updated throughout the evening….High School sports/football, from GreensboroSports.com…..

TONIGHT with those 6pm kickoffs…..
4-A West
#17 Charlotte Catholic(9-2) at #1 Grimsley(11-0)
QB Ryan Stephens 92-144 for 1,555 yards, with 15 TD/1 INT…Ryan Stephens with 82 carries for 755 yards and 16 TD’s…RB Mitchell Summers 155 carries for 1,496 yards and 17 TD’s…Terrell Anderson with 44 receptions for 835 yards and 7 TD’s…Alex Taylor with 51 receptions for 794 yards and 10 TD’s…Top Whirlie defenders are DL Jamaal Jarrett, LB/DL Bryce Davis, LB Khalil Stimpson, and DB Frederick Sellars…

Charlotte Catholic: QB Sean Boyle is 93-132 passing for 1,654 yards, with 18 TD/2 INT…RB Griffin Sovine with 1,010 yards on 152 carries, good for 19 TD’s…TE Jack Larsen with 33 receptions for 633 yards and 6 TD’s…

#14 Northwest Guilford(9-2) at #3 Watauga(10-1)
Northwest Guilford:
QB Tanner Ballou 162 for 272 with 2,574 yards, 35 TD/9 INT….RB Mike Godette with 178 carries for 1,447 yards and 11 TD’s…WR Trent Cloud with 66 receptions for 973 yards and 13 TD’s…Bristol Carter with 30 receptions for 737 yards/10 TD’s…Prince Brown with 30 receptions for 489 yards and 6 TD’s…

Watauga: QB Maddox Greene 45-80 for 703 yards with 11 TD/1 INT…Greene with 106 carries for 1,297 yards and 16 running TD’s…Greene the QB is the team’s leading rusher…RB Will Curtis with 175 carries for 1,231 yards, with 24 TD’s…WR Jackson Pryor with 23 receptions for 433 yards and 5 TD’s…

**********Just across the county line you have Mount Tabor(9-2) at East Forsyth(11-0) with a 3pm kickoff, from Kernersville….**********

Scores courtesy of Don Moore and the Murphy Wainer Orthopedic Specialists Scoreboard……….
**********Final Scores from Friday night:**********
High Point Christian Academy (5-7) – 3
Asheville School (7-3) – 47

Mallard Creek (8-4) – 6
Hough (10-2) – 16
(Coach Kennedy Tinsley’s Mallard Creek Mavericks fall in Round Two of the NCHSAA Playoffs…Coach Tinsley, a Greensboro native, having played for the Dudley Panthers, and coached at Eastern Guilford HS as an assistant head coach, plus he was the head coach, at Southeast Guilford HS.)

Matthews Butler (10-2) – 41
Mooresville (10-2) – 21

**********Final Scores from Thursday night:**********
South Point (11-1) – 74
Dudley (9-3) – 41

Eastern Guilford (8-4) – 62
Erwin (6-6) – 42
(Six touchdowns and 345 yards rushing for EG RB Jaiden Evans in this game.)

Burlington Williams (8-4) – 24
Eastern Alamance (11-1) – 27
(The Eastern Alamance Eagles battle back from a 21-0 deficit to win this contest in Overtime, at Mebane.)

Ledford (11-1) – 72
Northwest Cabarrus (10-2) – 28

Providence Grove (8-4) – 25
Reidsville (11-1) – 51
(The Reidsville Rams looked to be primed for another Title Run.)

Southern Alamance (9-3) – 38
New Hanover (10-2) – 32
(Former Southeast Guilford coach Fritz Hesenthaler and his Southern Alamance Patriots, with a huge road win here).

Charlotte Olympic (11-1) – 6
Charlotte Independence (11-1) – 55

Cox Mill (9-3) – 0
Weddington (11-1) – 30
(Weddington, a tried and tested playoff mover and shaker. Current Clemson RB Will Shipley, was with the Weddington bunch, when they knocked off the Southeast Guilford Falcons in the 3-AA State Championship Game, back in 2019.)

Apex (10-2) – 43
Durham Hillside (12-0) – 46
(The #1 seed in the East, Hillside, barely survives the Apex challenge.)