Matt Paul

High School Football Roundup – Week 8

HILLSBOROUGH – It’s not easy being Cedar Ridge this season. The Red Wolves are young, inexperienced and playing a brutal schedule which included a home test vs. a strong Northwood squad Friday night. It didn’t go too well, judging by the 79-28 pasting the Pittsboro squad handed Cedar Ridge just a week after the Chargers were thumped by Orange at home. This one got ugly quickly, as Ti Pinnix notched a pair of touchdown passes and Montel Goods added a pair of scoring runs, including a 32 yard romp. Julius Walton had a seven yard touchdown run and Peyton...

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Friday Night With The Renners

PITTSBORO – North Carolina may not have enjoyed a sterling start to the season with Thursday’s 27-10 setback at South Carolina, but Tar Heels quarterback Bryn Renner looked ready to play again Friday. He was on a sideline, though minus a helmet and pads, watching Northwood rout Southern Lee in Pittsboro. Renner was spending some quality time with his father, Bill, the Chargers first-year offensive coordinator after serving as East Chapel Hill’s long-time coach. Bryn Renner appeared to be in good spirits a night after passing for 194 yards and a score in a game where the Tar Heels...

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