Weddington Eyes Back-to-Back State Titles, Myers Park Looking To Capitalize On Talented Roster

The NCHSAA High School Football season begins next week for public schools and once again the Charlotte area is home to some high caliber teams.

Weddington went 15-1 a year ago and won the 3AA state championship in Andy Capone’s first year as head coach. The Warriors return 13 starters, highlighted by 5-star junior running back Will Shipley. Shipley is the number one ranked all-purpose back according to 247 Sports.

Myers Park made it to the 4AA state semifinals last season going 13-2. The Mustangs return 11 starters, five on offense and six on defense. Junior quarterback is committed to Alabama, his wideouts are arguably the best in the state. Muhsin Muhammad III, a Texas A&M commit and Porter Rooks, NC State commit. The defense is led by senior safety Cameron Roseman-Sinclair a UNC commit.