Football: North Meck vs. Vance Away
7:00 PM at Vance HS. Vance won 41-13 last year. North Mecklenburg (4-4, 2-2) at Vance (5-3, 2-2). Players to watch: Vance – LB Patrick Frasier, LB Daniel Mason; North Mecklenburg – DL Oliver Webb, LB Jaylan Bridges, LB Trevor Lowery. The skinny: A key MECKA 4A conference game for playoff positioning. North Meck’s offense is led by quarterback Nolan Beasley (1,402 passing yards, 16 touchdowns), William Santiago (581 rushing yards) and Stephen Langford (630 receiving yards, seven touchdowns). The Vikings are playing with confidence they didn’t have the past two dismal seasons.