North Carolina High School Football - Avery County topped by ChaseSeptember 28, 2018: Forest City, NC 28043
The Avery County Vikings football team (Newland, NC), was beaten 34-19 in Friday's non-league challenge with the host Chase Trojans (Forest City, NC)
The Trojans (2-4) will now prepare for their challenge against Shelby (Shelby, NC). The Golden Lions come into the Southwestern 2A challenge with a 3-3 record. In their last challenge, Shelby achieved victory over Mount Pleasant (Mt. Pleasant, NC), 35-14, in a non-league challenge.
The Vikings now sport a 1-5 record. They take the field next when they host Madison for a Western Highlands 1A/2A challenge on Friday, October 5. Avery County will meet a Patriots team coming off a 41-6 non-league loss to Smoky Mountain (Sylva, NC). The Patriots record now stands at 1-5.