Undefeated Hibriten High of Lenoir will play next Friday for the 3A West Regional Football Championship after a win over West Rowan. The Panthers beat the visiting Falcons 49-20 to push their record to 14-0 on the season. Hibriten will host 10-4 Belmont South Point who last night defeated Pisgah 42-0.
Greensboro Dudley who defeated Alexander Central in Round one of the 4A Playoffs advance to the West Regional with a 54-30 win over Davie County. Dudley with a record of 13-1 will travel to 13-1 Charlotte Catholic for the West Regional Title next Friday.
North Lincoln, a member of the North Piedmont Conference is searching for a new Football coach. David Maness will not return in 2017 after posting a 17-38 record in five seasons as the head coach of the Knights. North Lincoln went 2-9 in 2016 including a 48-7 loss to Alexander Central.