It will get more challenging from here for Wake Forest but the Deacons’ season-opening 53-13 victory over Presbyterian Thursday night at BB&T Field provided an encouraging start for the redesigned Deacons.
It's been almost five years since Josh Adams was breaking tackles for Cary High. But not until now will Adams take his rightful place in NCHSAA history as the 6th all-time rusher in state history.
Adams is in the record books as having two of the highest single-season rushing totals, but has been omitted from the all-time rushing list. That's because the stats from Adams' freshman year have been hard to recover.
Football recruits Kevin Reddick and Josh Adams are both enrolled at UNC for the spring semester, a school spokesman confirmed, meaning they will be able to participate in spring drills and get a jump-start on the 2009 season.
But with the February 4 signing date approaching, it's still not totally certain who all will join them on the team next fall.
WINSTON-SALEM — Wake Forest sophomore running back Josh Adams will be available to play against Virginia on Saturday after missing his first game of the season against Duke last week.
Adams, the former Cary High star, sprained his left ankle in a game against Miami on Oct. 25.
Wake senior kicker Sam Swank sprained his right quadriceps on Oct. 6 and has yet to return.
Listen to Wake coach Jim Grobe talk about the kicker's progress.