Senior combo guard Matt Guillott made both free throws with five seconds left, sealing Union Academy's 50-46 home win over archrival Central Academy on Wednesday. The Cardinals lost to CATA in their first two meetings this season.
Jonathan Stewart has finally started paying dividends, helping the Panthers reach the playoffs and advance with the most productive six-week stretch of his career. He needs some work, though, on the best ways to representt his team owners and their billion-dollar business.
Carolina blanked Arizona after halftime in the opening round of the NFL playoffs on Saturday, allowing them to rally from a halftime deficit and move into the round of eight. Jonathan Stewart rushed for 122 yards and a TD to lead Carolina, which went nine years between playoff wins.
Weddington's boys won the Novant Health Holiday Invitational tournament last weekend, improving their record to 10-2 on the season. The Warriors are doing it with defense, according to coach Gary Ellington.
With the NFC South Division title and a playoff beth at stake for both clubs, Carolina went on the road and blew out Atlanta on Sunday. The Panthers will host Arizona in a playoff game on Saturday (Jan. 3) starting at 4:30.
The first-place Carolina Panthers have set up a showdown in Atlanta on Sunday (Dec. 28, 1 p.m. on FOX). The Panthers have a half-game lead on the Falcons heading into the regular-season finale, so the winner claims the NFC South Division and a home playoff game. 'It's going to be a great environment,' says Carolina LB Luke Kuechly.