North Carolina High School Football - Lakewood gets by PenderSeptember 23, 2022: Burgaw, NC 28425
The Lakewood Leopards football squad scored 35 points and limited the host Pender Patriots to 34 in the Leopards non-league win on Friday.
The Leopards now possess a 4-2 record. They play next when they host Union for a 1A East Conference 10 battle on Friday, September 30. Lakewood will play a Spartans squad coming off a 52-50 non-league loss to Spring Creek (Seven Springs, NC). The Spartans record now stands at 0-4.
Coming up next, the Patriots play the South Columbus Stallions (Tabor City, NC) in a 1A/2A East Conference 5 battle, on Friday, September 30. Pender will attempt to advance on its 3-2 season record. The Stallions go into the battle with a 1-4 record after their 55-19 non-league loss to James Kenan (Warsaw, NC).