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Who’s Who among 3A

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12 hours ago, Vik-Val 86 said:

I know it’s early yet but who will be possibly  top contenders for 2019 in 3A and 3AA. 

Freedom: Everyone say they were about year or 2 out and We will have to see if they can get over the hump 

NWC: Imo I personally think be slightly down this year esp on Defense side but they do return 3 of their best offensive weapons and Coach Gentry will be more involved in calling stuff so Will have see if the Early Preseason Favorite can continue their winning ways ! 

Wataguga: They are still the team to beat in the 3A-4A Northwestern conference and They are always tough n hard to beat at home! 

Hoggard : They been very good past few years and They are in competitive conference but I’m not what got back but Hoggard will always be tough 

Reynolds; Asheville ; Erwin; Tuscola: These Mtn teams are some of the best around and in best conference but Reynolds is best one out of these 4 and Reynolds can have another solid run. 

Charlotte Catholic; Weddington ; Always in the mix and 2 of the best teams within our area

Mt Tabor: They are usually hit or miss but they are in a competitive conference but I like Tabor and I think they can still have a solid year 

Statesville: Has Some of the best young talent in the County and They have the athletes to do something with it but Time will tell how the hounds will do 

Southeast Guilford: Always been good and They are a very sound team. They are in a good conference and They have been tough to beat , I remember when they were 4A n beat Mooresville at Mooresville 

Cleveland: Don’t know much bout them but Chris can prob give more input but They have been good the past few season n Hopefully they can continue that 

Kings Mtn; Crest : Always solid and They are year in and out Playoff teams and They should do well again 

 

 

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As far as Cleveland goes... I really like their QB Darius Ocean. He can make all the throws. If he was a bit taller, he’d be getting a lot more attention. They lost a lot of their WR corps so that’s a hole to fill. Ocean will put the ball where they can catch it though.

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I see Kings Mountain doing really well. Does anyone know if Hunter Huss will have the team like last year or will they be down some. 

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21 hours ago, ConnerP said:

As far as Cleveland goes... I really like their QB Darius Ocean. He can make all the throws. If he was a bit taller, he’d be getting a lot more attention. They lost a lot of their WR corps so that’s a hole to fill. Ocean will put the ball where they can catch it though.

Darious Ocean is now the Hough QB. He got the full ride . Lake Norman property and the Jet Skis

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Eastern Alamance, Rocky Mount, Southern Nash and Western Alamance are respectful programs. Marvin Ridge could they be a sleeper? What will Kannapolis have for 2019?

 

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5 hours ago, Wrigley said:

Darious Ocean is now the Hough QB. He got the full ride . Lake Norman property and the Jet Skis

Wow... had not heard he transferred. 

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13 hours ago, Wrigley said:

Darious Ocean is now the Hough QB. He got the full ride . Lake Norman property and the Jet Skis

Lol. What?? Did he transfer?!

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1 hour ago, Catholic said:

Lol. What?? Did he transfer?!

Yes..couple months ago along with several kids from Rock Hill including a Tenn committ at WR. I believe they have junior day this weekend on campus so stay tuned.

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3 hours ago, Wrigley said:

Yes..couple months ago along with several kids from Rock Hill including a Tenn committ at WR. I believe they have junior day this weekend on campus so stay tuned.

I talked to Darius and He said his dad got a new job n it was right near Hough High 

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2 hours ago, BlueDevilsBiggestFan said:

I talked to Darius and He said his dad got a new job n it was right near Hough High 

Imagine my surprise. :) Cornelius, NC....Land of opportunity. Bring me your tired, cold and weary masses. Bring me your 3 star QBs from Eastern NC, your 3 star WRs from SC and you MLBs from Mooresville. Toguchi better hope Trump never shuts down the Meck county border. He wouldnt be able to field a 7 on 7 team.

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23 hours ago, BlueDevilsBiggestFan said:

I talked to Darius and He said his dad got a new job n it was right near Hough High 

Convienent. 

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On 4/9/2019 at 4:10 PM, Wrigley said:

Imagine my surprise. :) Cornelius, NC....Land of opportunity. Bring me your tired, cold and weary masses. Bring me your 3 star QBs from Eastern NC, your 3 star WRs from SC and you MLBs from Mooresville. Toguchi better hope Trump never shuts down the Meck county border. He wouldnt be able to field a 7 on 7 team.

But there are rules against such shenanigans. 7 on 7 events must be the actual recruitment days now.

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On 4/9/2019 at 2:03 PM, BlueDevilsBiggestFan said:

I talked to Darius and He said his dad got a new job n it was right near Hough High 

How ironic Bonner Stewart graduates and some prime property and job becomes available smh

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Lol...well no respect for the 3A runner up Cardinals I see. Not surprised. But hey with 25 returning seniors who got to see allot of playing time last season. A bigger faster version of Benton at QB who has multiple D1 offers already. You just might not want to count these Cards out. But hey talk about everyone else. We will see say about mid season when y’all will have no choice but to talk about the Cards.

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You never know. If the football Gods aligns correctly I hope that there is a rematch. I remember last year folks laughed at the beginning of the season when I said what a game it be if CC played Jacksonville.  Some tried to run with it and say that I said Jacksonville would beat them. You can’t find a post where I have every said the Cards would beat anyone we play. All I ever say is that they will show up and be ready to play. Just like this years bunch they will show up and get off the bus against anyone. Regardless of what anyone says. The number of athletes and blazing speed all over the field the Cards stand a chance. Remember according to everyone they didn’t stand a chance against CC. Everyone has been saying since Eastern Guilford that Jacksonville lost everything and will suck next season. Well we still waiting for that to happen.  It’s funny how nobody talks about a team that in the last 4 years have played in a Eastern final. Won a Eastern Final and played in a state title game yet gets no preseason recognition. I told everyone go back and read that these kids will be good for awhile. The JV has been good the past 4 years JR. high team has not lost a game in like 5 yrs straight now. Pop Warner took a team to Disney and won a title. Folks better get used to seeing the Cards make deep playoff runs and like I said before and will say again. They will win a title in the next two years. I hope everyone just keep sleeping.

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I would put us in this list but because we are never mentioned in any polls or discussions (which I like) because we like to fly under the radar. We do seen to find our way into the playoffs and make a pretty good showing. Even though we lost a lot of seniors off last years team we were pretty young. We will still be young and inexperienced this year. I just hope our hard working and enthusiastic kids find our way back there again this season. I want all the playoff teams to say EG? Who are they. I would answer that with the reply that we are just another Gilford County Directional team that plays a pretty tough schedule. A lot of teams in our area will not play Page and Reidsville back to back or not at all. but we will.

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Footballaholic32. Since you mentioned EG, I want to point out to make sure everyone knows that I never said anything negative about J'Ville. As a matter of fact I said before we played you guys that your offense was probably one of the best offenses I had ever had the opportunity to play a against. I reiterated that fact after the game. It was probably the fastest team offensively I had ever played against. Northern Guilford had the fastest player in TJ Logan but you guys were faster as a team offensively. Had we not made a couple of adjustments defensively at halftime we would not have won the game. Plus the interception sealed the win. I also said that your defense was your weak point. Since I do not coach the offense I do not look at a lot of video on our opponents defense. All I noticed during the game was that our offense had little trouble moving the ball and scoring. I also said that you guys had things rolling and would be a force from this point on. Reminds me of the past when you guys were always a power. My long time friends Cameron Little (Cameron passed away during his tenure there) and Charles Bradshaw (still kicking)  coached there back in the day.

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I’ve never heard you or anyone say anything negative about them Glenn. Some folks just want to perceive a slight when there is none.I seem to recall a fan being furious that Chris had his team ranked 14th a couple years ago. It was “insulting” and a “lack of respect”.  Hmm... 14th is pretty dang good.

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