High School Sports

Football: Cardinal Newman at Christ School

Site: Arden, N.C. Time: 4 p.m.

Cardinal Newman notes: The Cardinals are entering their third season under coach Mike Bolchoz and look to improve on last season’s 3-7 record … The top returning players include linebacker Michael Bolchoz (95 tackles, 10 TFL), linebacker Greg Regan, defensive ends James Williams and Johnnie Hodge, offensive lineman John Bolchoz, running back Davis Lemon and receivers Rush Tompkins and Luke Allen … Lemon was the prime offensive producer last season with 730 yards rushing.

Christ School notes: The Greenies, who annually play CN’s Midlands rival Heathwood Hall, are coming off a 6-6 season that saw them advance to the semifinals of the NCISAA playoffs last year … Jamie Auch is the new head coach after serving as the offensive line coach last season.