Alexander Central moves into a new Northwestern Conference this year. It’s a league that in one form or another they’ve been a part of for all but the last four years when the Cougars shifted east into the North Piedmont Conference.
With the Football season less than two weeks away, the conference coaches have tabbed Alexander Central as the favorite to win the championship. The leagues eight coaches all cast ballots ranking the teams and the Cougars got five of the eight first place ballots.
The League Coaches Say:
1. Alexander Central 5 first place votes
2. Watauga 2 first place votes
3. Freedom 1 first place vote
4. West Caldwell
7. South Caldwell
8. St Stephens
Alexander Central will host a scrimmage with Bunker Hill Wednesday at Cougar Stadium beginning at 6pm. They will travel to Lenoir Rhyne University Friday and participate in a four team event. The regular season will kick off August 18th when ACHS hosts Burns.