Northern Guilford (Greensboro, N.C.)
which opened in 2007, notched its third-consecutive Class 3A state
football title on Saturday with a 64-26 victory over Charlotte Catholic.
The Charlotte Observer reported that senior T.J. Logan
set a state record by rushing for 510 yards. He needed just 28 carries and set the championship-game record with eight touchdowns. The 5-foot-11, 165-pound Logan, who scored three times in the fourth quarter, including runs of 82 and 73 yards, earned MVP honors.
Logan runs 40 yards in a swift 4.4 seconds and has made a commitment to attend the University of North Carolina.
Charlotte Catholic's outstanding junior, Elijah Hood
, ran for 152 yards and a pair of touchdowns.