Thirteen area football players made one of the four NCpreps.com preseason football teams, with the most coming at the 4-A level.
4-A: Millbrook RB Keith Marshall, Person OL Casey Lawson, Pinecrest OL Bryce Kennedy, Hillside DL Jamal Marcus, Wake Forest-Rolesville DL Evan Duke, Jordan DB/LB Phillip Williamson, Leesville Road KR/PR Austin Berrios, Broughton RB/ATH Chris Mangus
3-A: South Johnston WR Chris Crumity, Chapel Hill WR R.J. Quick, South Johnston ATH/QB Michael Booker
2-A: Cedar Ridge WR Fred Blanks, Jordan-Matthews DL Clifton Brooks
1-A: no Triangle players selected