Local sports reporters Jimmy Potts, Jacob Conley and Allen Strickland discuss this week's upcoming football games.
The loss of R-S Central starting quarterback Tyrese Tate has the Hilltoppers looking to a familiar face, senior quarterback Trey Clark, as they host the winless Draughn Wildcats.
Shelby Tigers 5-1 win against the R-S Central Hilltoppers solidified their second-place position in the Southern Mountain Conference (SMAC) standings.
It took four days to complete the R-S Central/Shelby game, but it didn’t take long for the Golden Lions to re-establish their ownership of Pearly Allen Field, as they lead the Hilltoppers 14-6 at the half.
The weather was the big winner on Friday night in Shelby as R-S Central took on the Golden Lions at George Blanton Memorial Stadium.
The Kings Mountain Mountaineers walked away from East Rutherford with a win after scoring a late touchdown to take the lead.
The Shelby Golden Lions might as well be called the Shelby Hornets, since that is the demeanor they will bring to this week’s game with R-S Central.
R-S Central (4-3) got two goals from senior Caleb Owens to pull away froM East Rutherford(1-4-1) in a 3-0 victory Wednesday.
The R-S Central volleyball team’s front three proved they were too tough for East Rutherford as they swept their cross-county rival 25-17, 25-20 and 25-11.