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Athlete of the Week

Joey Bernardini

Community School of Davidson football

 

Bernardini, a junior running back, ran for 169 yards and four touchdowns on 16 carries in the Spartans’ 27-13 season-opening victory at Kernersville Bishop McGuinness. To nominate an athlete of the week, email sports@huntersvilleherald.com.

 

Locker Room Chat

Get to know Joey ... 

 

Two famous people you’d invite to dinner?

“Herschel Walker and Adrian Peterson. Two running backs, I guess.”

 

Sky dive or bungee jump?

“Sky dive, definitely. I’ve always wanted to do it. Some friends and I have talked about doing it when we turn 18.”

Your favorite school subject?

“Math, because it comes easier to me and I enjoy it more than other subjects. Want to know why I don’t like English?”

 

 

Games to Watch

 

Boys’ soccer

• Sept. 2, East Mecklenburg at North Mecklenburg, 6 p.m.

• Sept. 2, Hopewell at Mooresville, 6 p.m.

 

Volleyball

• Sept. 2, North Mecklenburg at Hopewell, 5:30 p.m.

• Sept. 4, Hough at Mallard Creek, 5:30 p.m.

 

Girls’ tennis

• Sept. 2, Olympic at Hopewell, 4 p.m.

• Sept. 4, Lake Norman Charter at Comm. School of Davidson, 4 p.m.