N&O football previews (9-12)
No. 9 Panther Creek Catamounts
- Panther Creek's surprised us all last year. The Catamounts lost senior leaders who weathered close games, dramatic comebacks and a tough schedule, but an outstanding offensive line will help. Read the preview by clicking here.
No. 10 Leesville Road Pride
- They've had a coaching change and only five defensive starters return. But the Pride has been one of the best Triangle programs in recent years and has some playmakers. Read the preview by clicking here.
No. 11 Fuquay-Varina Bengals
- Fuquay-Varina may have lost some of last year's stars, but the program speaks for itself. The Bengals are one of three 4-A programs to have won at least 11 games in each of the last five seasons. Read the preview by clicking here.
No. 12 Millbrook Wildcats
- The Wildcats are aiming for consistency this season after ending last season poorly. Millbrook has one of the nation's fastest players in Keith Marshall. Read the preview by clicking here.