North Carolina Top 10: No. 1 Hough vs. No. 3 Vance, Part II

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Time for Round 2 of the Spring 2021 North Carolina high school football playoffs and it’s all time for Hough vs. Vance Part II. Two weeks ago, Hough closed-out the regular season with a 29-22 win over the 2019 Class 4AA state champs, which moved the Huskies to the top spot in the High School Football America North Carolina Top 10.

Coming into Friday’s 4AA quarterfinals, Hough remains No. 1 with Vance at No. 3. In in the opening round of the postseason last week, Hough beat former No. 10 Ardrey Kell 41-28

New to this week’s rankings is Rolesville at No. 10. It’s the first time that the Rams have ever cracked our Top 10 statewide rankings.

High School Football America North Carolina Top 10

No. 1 Hough (8-0), LW: #1

No. 2 Myers Park (8-0), LW: #2

No. 3 Vance (7-1), LW: #3

No. 4 Weddington (6-0), LW: #4

No. 5 Richmond (4-0), LW: #5

No. 6 Cardinal Gibbons (7-0), LW: #6

No. 7 Butler (7-1), LW: #7

No. 8 Charlotte Catholic (6-1), LW: #8

No. 9 Havelock (8-0), LW: #9

No. 10 Rolesville (7-0), LW: NR

Dropped-out: No. 10 Ardrey Kell

Editor’s Note: The High School Football America national, regional and state rankings are developed using our proprietary algorithm.

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