RALEIGH, NC -- Monday morning, all sixteen state football championship contenders met at Carter-Finley Stadium for the annual NCHSAA championship press conference.
Five local teams from our viewing area are still alive, including three teams from Duplin County. Wallace-Rose Hill, North Duplin and East Duplin will all play for rings on Saturday in addition to Tarboro and Havelock.
The schedule for Saturday is as follows:
North Duplin vs. Cherokee, 12pm, Raleigh
Tarboro vs. Mount Airy, 4pm, Raleigh
Wallace-Rose Hill vs. Reidsville, 7pm, Chapel Hill
East Duplin vs. Hibriten, 3pm, Chapel Hill
Havelock vs. Charlotte Catholic, 3pm, Durham