High School Football

It’s been a long game week for the 16 teams remaining in the state playoffs, which conclude Saturday with the championships games.

Friday, December 13, 2019
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Wednesday, December 11, 2019

TARBORO — Christian Harrison began to celebrate after making a tackle behind the line of scrimmage during a Tarboro home game this season.

Tuesday, December 10, 2019
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Three local football teams advanced to the state semifinals by securing wins during Friday’s third round. SouthWest Edgecombe was the lone team to lose, falling to Northeastern 35-20.

PINETOPS — SouthWest Edgecombe’s fast start to Friday’s Class 2-A third round playoffs game was not enough to keep visiting Northeastern down as the Cougars lost, 35-20.

The Tar River Bandits, eastern North Carolina’s first franchise in the Carolina Virginia Collegiate League, has announced the signing of three more players for the team’s inaugural season.

The Southern Nash football team advanced to the third round of the Class 3-A playoffs after Friday’s 42-27 victory over visiting Northern Nash.