Football: SouthLake Home-State Championship Game
7:30 at SouthLake. SouthLake won 30-12 on Aug. 30. Victory Christian (7-4) at SouthLake Christian (10-1). Players to watch: VC – RB Joshua Allen, QB Jordan Lane, WR Michael Holmes; SouthLake – RB Robert Washington Jr., DB Aapri Washington, WR Conner O’Donnell. THE SKINNY: This is the N.C. Independent Schools Athletic Association Division III championship game and a rematch of SouthLake’s season opener, which it won on the road. The Eagles’ Robert Washington Jr. ran for three touchdowns last week and Aapri Washington intercepted three passes in a 59-0 first-round win against Rabun Gap. Eric Gallman added two touchdown receptions for the Eagles, who are seeking the first state championship in the program’s history.