North Carolina High School Football - East Burke sneaks past Newton-Conover
(September 30, 2011: Newton, NC 28658) The East Burke Cavaliers (Connelly Springs, NC) football edged the host Newton-Conover Red Devils (Newton, NC), 35-34 in Friday's league bout.
In their next game, the Cavaliers face the West Caldwell Warriors (Lenoir, NC) in a 2A Catawba Valley bout, on Friday, October 7. East Burke will attempt to move on its 3-4 season record. The Warriors enter the bout with a 0-7 record after their 45-0 league loss to Bandys (Catawba, NC).
The Red Devils (3-4) will now prepare for their bout against Bunker Hill (Claremont, NC). The Bears enter the 2A Catawba Valley bout with a 5-2 record. In their last bout, Bunker Hill was nudged by Draughn (Valdese, NC), 51-8, in a league bout.