North Carolina High School Football - Croatan held off by SwansboroOctober 15, 2021: Swansboro, NC 28584
In Friday's league game, the Swansboro Pirates (Swansboro, NC) football team tipped the visiting Croatan Cougars (Newport, NC), by a final score of 42-38.
The Pirates (4-3) will now prepare for their game against West Carteret (Morehead City, NC). The Patriots come into the 3A East Conference 16 game with a 5-2 record. In their last game, West Carteret got by Richlands (Richlands, NC), 38-19, in a league game.
The Cougars now hold a 3-5 record. They take the field next when they host Dixon for a 3A East Conference 16 game on Friday, October 22. Croatan will battle a Bulldogs team coming off a 34-8 league loss to White Oak (Jacksonville, NC). The Bulldogs record now stands at 1-5.