North Central will travel to Chesterfield for Friday's first round class AA Upper State playoff football game.
There is an old sports adage about how tough it is to beat the same team three times in one season.
Playing the top-ranked team in the state requires some adjusting on your part.
There will not be any secrets in round three for the North Central volleyball team.
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COLUMBIA – There is no way, even in this day and age of new math, that three feet equals 101 yards.
Andy Johnson's second-ranked squad will play host to Indian Land on Monday, Oct. 28, in the first round of the AA state playoffs. That match is set for a 6:30 p.m. start.
After having wrapped up its first conference championship in volleyball,
Who needs a fun house or a trip to a haunted house when a visit to Columbia will do the trick?
Louis Clyburn must be wondering what he and his team might have done to deserve the type of treatment they are getting from the football gods.
It might be a hard sell if the North Central football staff did not have visual proof that Eau Claire is not as bad as its 0-7 record would indicate.
North Central extended is volleyball win streak to 11 in a row as the Lady Knights had little trouble with visiting Eau Claire in a Tuesday night Region 3-AA match played inside the Castle in Boonetown.
After two sets of Monday's best-of-five match with visiting Andrew Jackson, the only thing host North Central had in common with its rival was the fact that both teams wore pink T-shirts in honor of "Dig Pink" festivities at The Castle in Boonetown.
Heading into Friday's homecoming game against visiting Pelion, North Central head coach Louis Clyburn said his Knights worked on cleaning up several areas which proved costly to his team in the previous week's loss to Keenan.
After having edged Columbia High, 6-5, in the first game of Thursday's five-inning doubleheader in Boonetown, North Central dropped the back end of the twinbill, 8-7.
Seated beneath a plaque honoring the achievements of his uncle and former North Central and then, Super Bowl champion cornerback Tyronne Drakeford, Omar Johnson smiled as he signed a National Letter of Intent to play football at Methodist College.
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