Lake Norman Publications held an end of the season readers poll for who they thought was the top highschool football player of the year.

Alex Scearce, receiver and running back for Lake Norman Charter, was the overall leader in the voting results with 192 votes (44 percent) of the 434 total votes.

Scearce was one of eight Lake Norman Charter football players to be named to the Southern Piedmont 1A/2A all-conference team. Scearce was also named the offensive player of the year

Scearce caught 36 passes for 915 yards and 12 touchdowns. He rushed for 591 yards and 13 touchdowns. Scearce averaged 37.6 yards per punt return and 45 yards per kickoff return. He scored seven touchdowns on returns.

Scearce had 33 total touchdowns this, his senior, season.

Name                                   Votes            Percentage

Alex Scearce                        192               44%

Randy Schroeder                   117               27%

Aaron Seward                        55               13%

Will Grier                               39                9%

Garrett Young                         18                 4%

Other Answer                   Votes

Kenny Bumgarner             2

Josh Goodman                 1

Tim Gawert                      1

Demtri Allison                   1

Dominique Heath               1

Any 4A player                   1

Blake Dueitt                     1

Joey Gass                       1

Caleb Hines                     1

Jordan Brown                   1

Tahjai Watt                      1

Schulyer Coleman             1

Disclaimer: Our online polls are based on reader voting and are in no way scientific in nature. Due to a technical glitch, readers were allowed multiple votes.