A.C. Flora and Lower Richland’s big matchup, Region 5-5A playoff picture and Cardinal Newman’s test against Hammond are some of the things to watch out for in Week 9 of high school football in the Midlands
York football players are raising money for Richland Northeast (S.C.) quarterback Josh Boyd, who suffered a heart attack on Oct. 10, 2018. Boyd is recovering, but will not play Friday when Richland Northeast hosts York.
Cecil Woolbright, the hall of fame coach who led Chapin to state championships, didn’t want his grandson Perry to go into coaching. Perry will coach on the field named for his grandfather Friday night.
A look at the high school football stat leaders through Week 8 of the season, which include Newberry’s Ahmorae Wilmore, Brookland-Cayce’s Reed Charpia, Dutch Fork’s Gage Zirke, Eau Claire’s Ron Davis Jr., and Cardinal Newman’s Dima Daley.