October 13, 2019

Antonio Johnson was prophetic in his words this week leading up to N.C. Wesleyan’s first football game to be played on the college’s campus.

“I think we’re going to do good this year,” Johnson said. “I think this is the year where we will put it together. This is…

Gryphons force four turnovers in Big East Conference opening win

October 12, 2019

Rocky Mount High couldn’t have started Friday’s game against Franklinton any better.

The Gryphons defense forced four turnovers on the Rams’ first four drives of the game and turned those extra offensive chances into three quick touchdowns. RMH capitalized on the extra offensive…

Prep football capsules for Week 8

October 11, 2019

The prep football season continues on Friday with Week 8.

There is a nearly full slate of games with nine teams playing. Nash County schools Rocky Mount High, Northern Nash, Southern Nash and Nash Central are back in action after enjoying a bye week.

Both the Big East Conference and Eastern Plains…

NCWC football to host first game on campus in program history

October 09, 2019

Antonio Johnson is playing his fourth season of football for N.C. Wesleyan, and over that time he has walked onto the team’s practice field located on the school’s campus countless times.

Yet when Johnson heads out to that same patch of grass on Saturday everything will look different.…