November 18, 2019 – SPECIAL FEATURES
Learn more about the Randleman Tigers football team on the SPECIAL FEATURES page.
November 17, 2019 – CONFERENCE NEWS
The Walter Williams Bulldogs, Mid-Piedmont soccer champions and #3 seed in the 3A east bracket, earned a spot in the East Region championship match with a 1-0 win over #2 Chapel Hill on Saturday. Williams (8-2, 24-3) will play the winner of the fourth round match between top seed Jacksonville (19-1-1) and #4 seed Clayton (18-5-2) which was postponed because of the weather this weekend.
In the 1A East Region, North Moore (9-3, 13-5-1), from the Yadkin Valley Conference, hopes to advance to the regional finals when the Mustang's fourth round game at Raleigh Charter is played on Monday. That match was postponed from Saturday and will determine which team advances to face the top seed Franklin Academy (23-2) for the regional title.
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November 16, 2019 – Saturday Results
FOOTBALL - PLAYOFFS
#5 Eastern Randolph 40, #12 Providence Grove 33
Four straight Patriot scores across the second and third quarters took Providence Grove from a 20-7 deficit to a 33-20 lead, but Eastern Randolph scored the games' final three touchdowns and advanced in the 2A West Region of the high school football playoffs.
Cade Snotherly connected with Kaeman Marley on scores of 45 and 16 yards and with Osiris Ross on a 53 yard touchdown pass. Ross also passed for a score, hitting JB Farrish on a receiver option play in the final minute of the first quarter. The Wildcats also scored on a Tavis McAdoo eight yard run and a 49 yard interception return by Marley with 49 seconds remaining in the game.
Drew Needham scored Patriot touchdowns on runs of two and one yards and Caleb Rogers scored on a four yard run. Luke Thomas had a pair of touchdown tosses, the first covered 55 yards on a pass to Jacob Marcrum who lateraled the ball to Rogers for a score. Thomas also connected with Marcrum on a 60 yard touchdown pass.
Eastern Randolph will play at West Stokes High School near King in the second round next Friday.
November 15, 2019 – Friday Results
FOOTBALL - PLAYOFFS
#12 Providence Grove at #5 Eastern Randolph POSTPONED - Sat, 2 pm
#1 Randleman 42, #16 Morehead 0
Naheim Lilly rushed for two touchdowns and 139 yards as Randleman advanced to the secon round of the 2AA playoffs. Nathan Green also carried for two scores on 43 yards rushing and Dawson Edwards had 27 yards a a touchdown for the Tigers.
Coby Price passed for 90 yards and one touchdown to Dominick Poole who totaled 60 receiving yards.
Edwards and Harrison Moffitt both had interceptions for the Tigers who will host East Duplin High School next Friday.
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November 13, 2019 – WINTER SPORTS
Basketball began last night for Faith Christian and Fayetteville Street Christian Schools. Most public school teams will begin their seasons next week with Eastern Randolph, Wheatmore and Uwharrie Charter taking to the court on Tuesday, November 19, Asheboro and Providence Grove next Wednesday, and Southwestern Randolph and Trinity on Thursday the 21st. Randleman's first game is scheduled for Tuesday, December 3.
Wrestling begins next week with the first matches for seven teams on either Wednesday or Thursday. Providence Grove will hit the mats on November 27.
Meets will also begin next week for “Indoor” Track & Field participants while swim meets will start after Thanksgiving.