Overcast
Saturday, December 20, 2014
See all ads in zone

Football: Nrth Meck v. Hopewell Away Shield Trophy Game

7 PM @ Hopewell. Hopewell won 28-21 last season. North Mecklenburg (3-3, 1-1) at Hopewell (1-5, 0-2). Players to watch: North Mecklenburg–QB Nolan Beasley, RB William Santiago, LB Jaylan Bridges; Hopewell–WR/RB Dominique Heath, QB Jerry Chadwick, WR Logan Chester. THE SKINNY: This is the “Shield of Victory” game in which the winning school keeps the Shield Trophy for a year. North Meck needs to win to keep playoff hopes alive. Hopewell needs to win for an emotional boost after a 69-point loss to Mallard Creek last week. The Titans have won this rivalry the past six years. North Meck had an effective mix of running and passing in a victory against West Charlotte last week, but was nearly doomed by a late fumble and errant punt snap.  The Vikings defense isn't huge, but compensates with speed and aggressiveness.

North Mecklenburg High School Profile Page

North Mecklenburg High School logo QR Code for North Mecklenburg High School
Address
North Mecklenburg High School
11201 Old Statesville Road
Huntersville, NC, 28078
980-343-3840
Contact