Football: LN Charter vs. Winston-Salem Away Playoff
7:30 PM at Winston-Salem Carver. This is the first meeting. Lake Norman Charter (5-6) at Winston-Salem Carver (10-1). Players to watch: LN Charter – RB Sean Dugan, WR Petey Fabian, LB Jake Massey; Carver: WR DeCarlo Cherry, QB Jamal Williams, WR Brian Sessoms. THE SKINNY: Lake Norman Charter snagged the 16th and final berth in the N.C. 2A playoffs, but must travel to the No. 1 seed. The Knights have lost six straight games. Carver has won 10 straight since losing its opener and is considered a state championship contender. They’ve limited the past six opponents to a combined 39 points. Charter needs to contain Carver’s big-play capabilities by sustaining long, time-consuming drives.