All-Gridiron Players to Watch in 2014

The talent pool in North Carolina in strong this season. Thanks to all who nominated their favorite players. Be sure to keep up with all of the Carolina Gridiron 2014 preseason All-Gridiron team.

Check Out The Weekly Top 15

CarolinaGridiron.com releases Top 15 Rankings every week. Be sure to check back each Thursday to see where your favorite team is ranked.

College Football in North Carolina

Carolina Gridiron has expanded coverage to all Division I college football teams in the state of North Carolina. See how your favorite college team is doing on the gridiron this season.

Scrimmages and Jamborees

Thank you to everyone that helped us build our list in 2014. With the regular season underway, our attention is turned towards the action on the gridiron. Please check back here in 2015. With your help, we will once again put together the most comprehensive statewide high school football jamboree/scrimmage in North Carolina.

2014 FAIR Rankings Released

Be sure to check back each week during the 2014 season for the most up to date FAIR Rankings. Where does your team rank?

Undefeated Teams After Round One

Only fifteen undefeated teams are left after the first week of the playoffs. The 4A and 3A classifications lead the way with five teams apiece followed by the 2A with four. Only one team from the 1A classification is still undefeated.

1A - 1 School

School Record Last Week's Results Week 14 Games
Robbinsville (12-0) Won vs Hayesville 35-7 Rosman
Out:
None

2A - 4 Schools

School Record Last Week's Results Week 14 Games
East Lincoln (12-0) Won vs Smoky Mountain 55-7 R-S Central
Franklin (12-0) Won vs Wilkes Central 51-7 West Stokes
Northeastern (12-0) Won vs St. Pauls 42-20 Bunn
Owen (11-0) Won vs LKN Charter 88-32 Salisbury
Out:
None

3A - 5 Schools

School Record Last Week's Results Week 14 Games
Concord (12-0) Won vs Tuscola 49-7 South Point
Crest (12-0) Won vs SW Randolph 49-7 West Rowan
Eastern Alamance (12-0) Won vs South Brunswick 49-18 Southern Lee
Southern Durham (12-0) Won vs Cardinal Gibbons 25-6 Cleveland
Southern Guilford (12-0) Won vs Aycock 56-13 Rocky Mount
Out:
Freedom (10-1-1) Lost to East Rowan 50-49

4A - 5 Schools

School Record Last Week's Results Week 14 Games
Hoggard (11-0) Won vs South Central South Central
Independence (12-0) Won vs Olympic 35-0 Hough
New Bern (12-0) Won vs Clayton 50-14 JH Rose
Seventy-First (12-0) Won vs Riverside-Durham 28-0 Hillside
Wake Forest (12-0) Won vs Leesville Road 42-13 Pinecrest
Out:
None

NCHSAA Playoff Scoreboard

NCHSAA Playoffs Scoreboard

4AA EAST
1 Wake Forest 42 3 Green Hope 24
16 Leesville Road 13 14 Apex 14
8 Pinecrest 38 6 Panther Creek 24
9 Middle Creek 9 11 Holly Springs 21
5 Millbrook 43 7 Heritage 25
12 Jack Britt 35 10 Wakefield 40
4 Richmond 53 2 Garner 45
13 Fuquay-Varina 7 15 Laney 6
4AA WEST
1 East Forsyth 59 3 Lake Norman 35
16 McDowell 14 14 West Charlotte 7
8 NW Guilford 15 6 Ardrey Kell 28
9 Providence 34 11 Page 16
5 Butler 55 7 Hough 45
12 South Meck 20 10 West Forsyth 17
4 Mallard Creek 42 2 Independence 35
13 Myers Park 14 15 Olympic 0
4A EAST
1 New Bern 50 3 Scotland 35
16 Clayton 14 14 DH Conley 21
8 JH Rose 47 6 East Wake 48
9 New Hanover 35 11 West Johnston 14
5 Hillside 43 7 Cape Fear 32
12 EE Smith 28 10 Northern Durham 14
4 Seventy-First 28 2 Hoggard 49
13 Riverside 0 15 South Central 21
4A WEST
1 Dudley 0 3 Charlotte Catholic 37
16 Ragsdale 1 14 Davie County 22
8 Mooresville 7 6 SE Guilford 21
9 Vance 35 11 HP Central 49
5 TC Roberson 3 7 North Davidson 52
12 Rocky River 56 10 Watauga 14
4 South Caldwell 0 2 Reagan 50
13 Mount Tabor 47 15 AL Brown 42
3AA EAST
1 Southern Durham 25 3 Corinth Holders 29
16 Cardinal Gibbons 6 14 Union Pines 13
8 Cleveland 69 6 Orange 21
9 Grays Creek 49 11 Lee County 20
5 West Brunswick 14 7 Northern Guilford 56
12 Chapel Hill 42 10 Northwood 26
4 Terry Sanford 45 2 Fike 21
13 Eastern Guilford 6 15 Hunt 16
3AA WEST
1 Asheville 63 3 Statesville 21
16 Central Cabarrus 28 14 Sun Valley 20
8 Cox Mill 44 6 Hickory Ridge 26
9 North Forsyth 41 11 Ledford 7
5 Weddington 38 7 Asheboro 28
12 South Iredell 0 10 Marvin Ridge 27
4 Erwin 32 2 Cuthbertson 63
13 AC Reynolds 38 15 Ashbrook 20
3A EAST
1 Southern Guilford 56 3 Havelock 49
16 Aycock 13 14 Morehead 10
8 Western Alamance 14 6 South Johnston 29
9 Rocky Mount 21 11 West Craven 31
5 Eastern Wayne 43 7 West Carteret 9
12 Jacksonville 14 10 Southern Lee 14
4 Southern Nash 35 2 Eastern Alamance 49
13 Williams 28 15 South Brunswick 18
3A WEST
1 Crest 49 3 Concord 49
16 Southwestern Randolph 7 14 Tuscola 7
8 West Rowan 40 6 South Point 28
9 North Buncombe 7 11 Fred T. Foard 12
5 Pisgah 16 7 West Henderson 41
12 Hibriten 13 10 Kings Mountain 27
4 Forestview 48 2 Freedom 49
13 East Gaston 14 15 East Rowan 50
2AA EAST
1 Washington 35 3 Northside-Jax 31
16 North Pitt 7 14 Croatan 20
8 Kinston 18 6 Southwest Edgecombe 35
9 Cummings 13 11 North Brunswick 13
5 Randleman 26 7 South Granville 6
12 Greene Central 22 10 Bunn 15
4 Roanoke Rapids 49 2 Northeastern 42
13 Franklinton 35 15 St. Pauls 20
2AA WEST
1 East Lincoln 55 3 Ashe 34
16 Smoky Mountain 7 14 Maiden 27
8 Bandys 26 6 Monroe 38
9 R-S Central 29 11 TW Andrews 12
5 Lincolnton 48 7 West Stokes 42
12 Newton-Conover 14 10 Forest Hills 13
4 Hunter Huss 7 2 Franklin 51
13 Parkwood 37 15 Wilkes Central 7
2A EAST
1 East Bladen 53 3 Ayden-Grifton 40
16 Red Springs 26 14 Bertie 22
8 Farmville Central 55 6 Holmes 42
9 Fairmont 12 11 Hertford 0
5 Southwest Onslow 40 7 Clinton 42
12 Midway 6 10 Graham 0
4 South Columbus 17 2 Eastern Randolph 56
13 Warren County 22 15 Pasquotank 12
2A WEST
1 Owen 88 3 Shelby 52
16 Lake Norman Charter 32 14 Trinity 6
8 Salisbury 14 6 Carver 62
9 Surry Central 10 11 Hendersonville 31
5 North Rowan 20 7 Polk 22
12 Mountain Heritage 6 10 Lexington 21
4 Mount Pleasant 20 2 Reidsville 56
13 East Rutherford 19 15 Providence Grove 0
1AA EAST
1 Wallace-Rose Hill 68 3 Tarboro 61
16 Spring Creek 0 14 Hobbton 0
8 Rosewood 54 6 Louisburg 49
9 East Carteret 20 11 Perquimans 14
5 Camden 48 7 Gates County 6
12 Union 21 10 Riverside-Martin 35
4 Princeton 70 2 James Kenan 49
13 Northampton 48 15 Pender 0
1AA WEST
1 West Montogomery 51 3 Whiteville 45
16 East Wilkes 7 14 East Montgomery 6
8 North Stanly 9 6 Mitchell 35
9 Walkertown 55 11 Granville Central 14
5 Starmount 75 7 Mount Airy 0
12 Cherryville 27 10 Swain County 14
4 Bessemer City 28 2 East Surry 15
13 North Moore 21 15 Avery County 23
1A EAST
1 Plymouth 54 3 Pamlico 47
16 KIPP Pride 0 14 Weldon 0
8 Northside-Pinetown 28 6 Lakewood 59
9 North Duplin 55 11 Columbia 0
5 North Edgecombe 47 7 South Creek 36
12 Kestrel Heights 0 10 Manteo 6
4 Southside 47 2 SE Halifax 54
13 Creswell 12 15 Rocky Mount Prep 6
1A WEST
1 Robbinsville 35 3 Elkin 25
16 Hayesville 7 14 West Columbus 30
8 Comm School of Davidson 20 6 Alleghany 12
9 Rosman 26 11 Bishop McGuinness 7
5 Union Academy 42 7 Pine Lake Prep 38
12 South Robeson 6 10 Cherokee 21
4 Murphy 55 2 Thomas Jefferson 33
13 Andrews 20 15 South Stanly 14

Next Week's Matchups

4AA
East
8 Pinecrest (10-2) at #1 Wake Forest (12-0)
5 Millbrook (10-2) at #4 Richmond (11-1)
6 Panther Creek (10-2) at #3 Green Hope (10-2)
#10 Wakefield (7-5) at #2 Garner (11-1)

West
#9 Providence (9-3) at #1 East Forsyth (11-1)
#5 Butler (10-2) at #4 Mallard Creek (11-1)
#6 Ardrey Kell (9-3) at #3 Lake Norman (11-1)
#7 Hough (9-3) at #2 Independence (12-0)

4A 
East
#8 JH Rose (10-2) at #1 New Bern (12-0)
#5 Hillside (8-4) at #4 Seventy-First (12-0)
#6 East Wake (10-2) at #3 Scotland (11-1)
#7 Cape Fear (9-3) at #2 Hoggard (11-0)

West
#16 Ragsdale (7-5) at #9 Vance (9-3)
#13 Mount Tabor (8-4) at #12 Rocky River (8-4)
#11 High Point Central (9-3) at #3 Charlotte Catholic (11-1)
#7 North Davidson (11-1) at #2 Reagan (11-1)

3AA
East
#8 Cleveland (10-2) at #1 Southern Durham (12-0)
#12 Chapel Hill (9-3) at #4 Terry Sanford (9-3)
#6 Orange (11-1) at #3 Corinth-Holders (9-3)
#7 Northern Guilford (11-1) at #2 Fike (11-1)

West
#8 Cox Mill (7-5) at #1 Asheville (11-1)
#13 AC Reynolds (7-5) at #5 Weddington (11-1)
#6 Hickory Ridge (10-2) at #3 Statesville (8-4)
#7 Asheboro (9-3) at #2 Cuthbertson (9-3)

3A 
East
#9 Rocky Mount (8-4) at #1 Southern Guilford (12-0)
#5 Eastern Wayne (9-2) at #4 Southern Nash (9-3)
#11 West Craven (5-7) at #3 Havelock (11-1)
#10 Southern Lee (8-4) at #2 Eastern Alamance (12-0)

West
#8 West Rowan (8-4) at #1 Crest (12-0)
#5 Pisgah (9-3) at #4 Forestview (10-2)
#6 South Point (8-4) at #3 Concord (12-0)
#15 East Rowan (6-6) at #7 West Henderson (8-4)

2AA
East
#8 Kinston (7-5) at #1 Washington (11-1)
#5 Randleman (10-2) at #4 Roanoke Rapids (9-3)
#6 SW Edgecombe (9-3) at #3 Northside-Jax (9-3)
#10 Bunn (8-4) at #2 Northeastern (12-0)

West
#9 R-S Central (8-4) at #1 East Lincoln (12-0)
#13 Parkwood (7-5) at #5 Lincolnton (10-2)
#6 Monroe (8-4) at #3 Ashe County (10-2)
#7 West Stokes (8-4) at #2 Franklin (12-0)

2A
East
#8 Farmville Central (10-2) at #1 East Bladen (10-2)
#13 Warren County (7-5) at #5 Southwest Onslow (11-1)
#6 Holmes (10-2) at #3 Ayden-Grifton (8-4)
#7 Clinton (10-1) at #2 Eastern Randolph (9-3)

West
#8 Salisbury (6-6) at #1 Owen (11-0)
#5 North Rowan (10-2) at #4 Mount Pleasant (10-2)
#6 Carver (9-2) at #3 Shelby (10-2)
#7 Polk County (9-3) at #2 Reidsville (10-2)

1AA
East
#8 Rosewood (7-5) at #1 Wallace Rose Hill (11-1)
#5 Camden (9-3) at #4 Princeton (11-1)
#6 Louisburg (8-4) at #3 Tarboro (9-3)
#7 Gates County (8-4) at #2 James Kenan (10-1)

West
#9 Walkertown (9-2) at #1 West Montgomery (11-1)
#5 Starmount (9-3) at #4 Bessemer City (9-3)
#6 Mitchell (8-4) at #3 Whiteville (10-2)
#15 Avery (5-7) at #10 Swain (9-3)

1A
East
#9 North Duplin (5-7) at #1 Plymouth (11-1)
#5 North Edgecombe (8-3) at #4 Southside (9-3)
#6 Lakewood (7-5) at #3 Pamlico (10-2)
#7 South Creek (6-6) at #2 Southeast Halifax (11-1)

West
#9 Rosman (6-6) at #1 Robbinsville (12-0)
#5 Union Academy (6-6) at #4 Murphy (9-3)
#14 West Columbus (4-8) at #6 Alleghany (8-4)
#7 Pine Lake Prep (7-4) at #2 Thomas Jefferson (9-3)

Carolina Gridiron Final Regular Season Top 15 (4A)

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Team Record LW
1 New Bern (11-0) 1
2 Independence (11-0) 3
3 Dudley (10-0) 4
4 Mallard Creek (10-1) 5
5 Scotland (10-1) 10
6 Wake Forest (11-0) 8
7 Richmond (10-1) 2
8 Reagan (10-1) 9
9 Hoggard (10-0) 11
10 Seventy-First (11-0) 13
11 Garner (10-1) 14
12 Butler (9-2) 6
13 East Forsyth (10-1) 15
14 Charlotte Catholic (10-1) NR
15 Mooresville (10-1) 7

Carolina Gridiron Final Regular Season Top 15 (3A)

Carolina Gridiron ranks the top fifteen teams in each classification weekly during the football regular season. Teams are ranked based on a number of factors including strength of schedule, wins, and quality losses. Interact with us on Twitter (@NCGridiron and @NCGridironNews) and let us know your thoughts using the hashtag #Top15.


Team Record LW
1 Southern Durham (11-0) 1
2 Crest (11-0) 2
3 Havelock (10-1) 3
4 Concord (11-0) 4
5 Eastern Alamance (11-0) 6
6 Southern Guilford (11-0) 7
7 Freedom (10-0-1) 8
8 Asheville (10-1) 9
9 Orange (10-1) 5
10 Northern Guilford (10-1) 10
11 Weddington (10-1) 12
12 Fike (10-1) 15
13 Forestview (9-2) NR
14 Western Alamance (9-2) NR
15 Northwood (9-2) NR