Welcome to the 910Preps football landing page, a collection of our coverage from the 2022-23 season. In here, you'll find links to all of stories about Fayetteville-area football, including our Summer Grind series, players to watch, game coverage, players of the week and more.
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Week 1 ► Ethan Emery, Jack Britt football’s movie star, lifts Bucs to 3OT win ► 'Let everybody know about the O': Will Overhills football turn corner in 2022? ► Week 1 scores, top performers ► Top performers, scores from Week 1 of the high school football season Week 2 ► Trinity Christian has the only private school football team in Fayetteville ► Fayetteville high school football predictions: Who wins in Week 2? ► E.E. Smith football snaps 10-game losing streak, highlighting Week 2 takeaways in Fayetteville ► Hector Bautista, Seventy-First football's 'nonstop' sophomore, shines vs. Pine Forest ► North Carolina high school football scores for Week 2 of 2022 NCHSAA season ► Top performers from Week 2 in Fayetteville area Week 3 ► Fayetteville area high school football schedule for Week 3 ► Week 3 predictions for Fayetteville area high school football games ► Terry Sanford to honor longtime coach Bill Yeager ► Emerging star helps Cape Fear solve problem in win at Terry Sanford ► Week 3 scores, top performers Week 4 ► Week 4 high school football predictions ► ‘Out of this world’: Jack Britt football’s Sincere Baines sensational in last-minute loss to Scotland ► Top high school sports performers for Sept-5-9 ► Week 4 high school football roundup Week 5 ► Week 5 high school football predictions ► Checking in on teams as conference play arrives ► First-year player leading Westover's rushing offense ► Top high school sports performers for Sept. 12-16 Week 6 ►How Gray's Creek got off to its best start in 11 years ► Breakthrough players at the midpoint of the season ► Week 6 predictions ► Top performers from Week 6 ► Seventy-First plays the hits, stays unbeaten Week 7 ► Midseason high school football awards: Who are the favorites for player of the year? ► Seventy-First aces passing test to stay undefeated ► Week 7 top performers ► 'Guts and tenacity': How Pine Forest moved a step closer to history Week 8 ► Week 8 high school football predictions ► Week 8 top performers ► DeAndre Nance key to Seventy-First's high hopes Week 9 ► Reload or rebuild? How South View football turned around its season ► How South View football stretched its win streak in Bridge blowout ► Week 9 predictions ► Week 9 top performers Week 10 ► Week 10 predictions ► Week 10 top performers ► Sargent's special play highlights Cape Fear's win at South View ► Which teams are fighting for a playoff spot? Week 11 ► Fayetteville stat leaders ahead of final week of regular season ► Week 11 predictions ► Pine Forest wins back-to-back conference championships in All American Conference ► Week 11 top performers Playoffs ► NCHSAA playoff brackets ► Which Fayetteville teams can make a run in the NCHSAA playoffs? ► Players to watch in the NCHSAA playoffs Video highlights ► Jack Britt football's Ethan Emery makes game-winning field goal in triple-OT ► Overhills football highlights in win against South View ► Seventy-First vs Pine Forest football highlights ► Terry Sanford vs Cape Fear football highlights ► Scotland vs. Jack Britt football highlights ► Seventy-First vs. Jack Britt football highlights ► Gray's Creek vs. South View football highlights Features ► Jack Britt brings new tradition into 2022 season ► Despite string of losing seasons, here's why 2 Douglas Byrd football seniors decided to stay ► From the ACC to Army: Former Fayetteville standouts on Division I college football rosters ► Bill Yeager's 'football bug' becomes legacy that will put his name on Terry Sanford stadium ► Jack Britt football’s Mike Smith — and his ‘ham hocks’ — are thriving in multiple roles ► First-year player leading Westover's rushing offense ► Rebuild or reload? South View turns around season Photo galleries ► 2022 preseason high school football practice in Fayetteville ► Trinity Christian football practice ► Pine Forest at Jack Britt football Week 1 ► Seventy-First vs. Pine Forest football Week 2 ► Terry Sanford vs. Cape Fear football Week 3 ► Scotland at Jack Britt football Week 4 Team Schedules ► 2022 Fayetteville high school football schedule by team and by week Rodd's picks ► Fayetteville-area high school football predictions for Week 1 of the 2022 season ► Fayetteville-area high school football predictions for Week 2 of the 2022 season ► Fayetteville-area high school football predictions for Week 3 of the 2022 season ► Fayetteville-area high school football predictions for Week 4 of the 2022 season ► Fayetteville-area high school football predictions for Week 5 of the 2022 season ► Fayetteville-area high school football predictions for Week 6 of the 2022 season Players to watch ► 30 Fayetteville high school football players to watch, 30 days before 2022 season ► Fayetteville's top running backs ► Fayetteville's top defensive backs ► Fayetteville's top offensive and defensive linemen ► Fayetteville's top wide receivers ► Fayetteville's top linebackers ► Fayetteville's top quarterbacks ► Fayetteville's underrated players ► Players to watch for Trinity Christian football, Fayetteville's only private school team Preseason Predictions ► All American Conference coaches' predictions ► United 8 Conference coaches' predictions ► 10 questions for each of Fayetteville's high school football teams ►Southeastern Athletic Conference coaches' predictions Jamborees ► Who stood out in Cumberland County Football Jamboree? ► Douglas Byrd, Gray's Creek compete in Lumberton jamboree Games to watch ► Fayetteville’s top 5 high school football conference games to watch in 2022 season ► Fayetteville’s top 5 nonconference high school football games to watch in 2022 season ► Schedule set for Cumberland County Football Jamboree. What are the top 3 matchups? Summer Grind
910Preps reporter Rodd Baxley checked in on all 10 Cumberland County public high school football programs for a summertime progress reporter. Here's what he learned with the Summer Grind series:
► Can Jack Britt football stay in tune for breakout 2022 season? ► Douglas Byrd football focused on changing its mindset in Year 2 under Huey ► Will growth in leadership give Cape Fear football a playoff breakthrough in 2022? ► With new pieces, Gray’s Creek football focusing on physicality ahead of 2022 season ► After ending 33-year drought, Pine Forest football looks for more in 2022 ► After injury-plagued 2021, Terry Sanford football goes ‘back to the lab’ ► Who's among the next set of leaders for Seventy-First football? ► Can South View football’s newcomers help the Tigers continue recent success? ► E.E. Smith football demands positive reinforcement after winless 2021 season ► Can Westover football build off best season in program history? NIL and high school sports ► 'It's here much faster than we thought:' How NIL forced a reckoning in high school sports ► Across the South, NIL is forcing the hand of high school athletic associations ► Explaining Arch Manning's shocking NIL valuation — and what it means for his final LHSAA season ► Most states prohibit high school NIL deals. But what if you're Olympic swimmer Claire Curzan? This article originally appeared on The Fayetteville Observer: High school football in Fayetteville: Complete coverage from 2022-23 season View comments