North Carolina High School Football - Christ the King nips Union AcademyFebruary 26, 2021: Monroe, NC 28110
In Friday's league match, the visiting Christ the King Crusaders football squad scored a close 24-20 victory over the Union Academy Cardinals.
In their next game, the Crusaders clash with the Mountain Island Charter Raptor (Mt. Holly, NC) in a Southern Piedmont 1A match, on Friday, March 5. Christ the King will attempt to move on its 1-0 season record. The Raptor enter the match with a 0-1 record after their 28-27 non-league loss to East Lincoln (Denver, NC).
The Cardinals (0-1) will now prepare for their match against Bessemer City (Bessemer City, NC). The Yellow Jackets enter the Southern Piedmont 1A match with a 0-1 record. In their last match, Bessemer City was nudged by Pine Lake Preparatory (Mooresville, NC), 52-8, in a league match.