Football: Carolina Wildcats vs SouthLake Christian Home
Carolina Wildcats vs. SouthLake Christian. Kickoff: 7:30 p.m. Aug. 22 at SouthLake. Last meeting: This is the first meeting. Players to watch: Carolina – LB Cameron Delano, RB Qwan Martin, DB Deandre Gamble; SouthLake – RB Robert Washington Jr., LB Zack Dudan, LB Jalen Nash. The skinny: SouthLake moves up to the N.C. Independent Schools Athletic Association Division II ranks, after winning the Division III state title last season. New coach Bobby McLaughlin welcomes back 14 starters, including Washington, who rushed for 2,500 yards last season. Carolina is an independent team based in South Carolina. The Wildcats were 11-1 last season and play teams from throughout the Southeast.