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Recent articles by David:

High school football Week 5: Citizen Times Top 10 poll

A new team enters the poll as another falls out; Murphy falls after loss to Christ School → Read More

Week 4 recap: Sights, sounds and top performances

Here's everything you might have missed from the Citizen Times' Week 4 coverage of high school football → Read More

Reynolds makes quick work of Erwin in conference opener

The Rockets extend their conference win streak to 33 with a blowout win over the Warriors → Read More

WNC high school football: Week 4 capsules

Predictions and breakdowns of every WNC football game as we enter Week 4 of the season → Read More

WNC high school football: Week 3 statistical leaders

Statistical leaders in passing, rushing receiving and tackles → Read More

Early season troubles? Still plenty of time to turn it around for winless WNC teams

Plenty of area teams are entering Week 4 without a win, but that doesn't mean they should all panic → Read More

Small shakeup in the Citizen Times' Top 10 poll

No. 1 Christ School Greenies (2-0) Christ School stays at No. 1 after an easy 47-0 win over Cabarrus in Week 3. The Greenies will face a tough test on Sept. 13 when they travel to No. 3 Murphy. This Week: at No. 3 Murphy No. 2 Reynolds Rockets (1-2) The Rockets earned their first win of the season with a 35-3 nonconference win over Owen. Reynolds opens conference play against 0-3 Erwin this… → Read More

WNC high school football: Week 3 capsules

Breakdowns and predictions of every WNC football game entering Week 3 → Read More

Mountain Heritage cancels football game amid concerns about Georgia opponent

Football coach Joey Robinson raised concerns that Georgia opponent Life Christian Academy has no oversight. → Read More

WNC high school football: Week 2 recap

This is your place to catch all our Week 2 coverage of the high school football season. → Read More

Week 2: WNC Friday night high school football scoreboard

Stay here for scoring updates and final scores throughout Week 2 of the WNC high school football season → Read More

Thomas Jefferson students, teachers injured in McDowell bus crash

An activity bus carrying 14 students and teachers from Thomas Jefferson Classical Academy High School fell down an embankment of over 30 feet. → Read More

Week 2: Citizen Times Top 10 football poll

No. 1 Reynolds Rockets (0-1) The Rockets took a 35-23 loss to defending 4A state champions in Week 1, but due to the strength of their opener, did not drop from the top spot. Week 2 will be another state champion challenge on the road against 2AA title winner Shelby. This week: at Shelby. No. 2 Christ School Greenies (0-0) After a bye in Week 1, the Greenies start the season at home against… → Read More

Week 1: WNC Friday night football scoreboard

Find all the area scores from Week 1 of the high school football season → Read More

Your guide to Week 1 of the high school football season

The first Friday night of the WNC high school football season is finally here → Read More

WNC high school football: Week 1 capsules

Check out a breakdown of every WNC high school football game as we enter Week 1 → Read More

WNC high school sports: Monday night results

VOLLEYBALL Pisgah 3 Mountain Heritage 0 Enka 3 Owen 0 Highlands 3 Hayesville 0 Cherokee 3 Nantahala 1 Polk County 3 Tuscola 0 BOYS SOCCER West Henderson 1 Hendersonville 1 Tuscola 4 Brevard 3 Watauga 4 Erwin 0 R-S Central 4 Pisgah 0 East Henderson 2 Highlands 2 Smoky Mountain 2 Owen 1 Swain County 2 Madison 2 Avery County 6 North Wilkes 2 Read or Share this story: → Read More

High school football: Players to watch

Asheville High Famous Pasley, WR/DB, Sr. Pasley was one of the most dangerous weapons in WNC last year, hauling in 72 catches for 1,189 yards with 16 touchdowns. He’ll likely leave Asheville holding all the school’s all-time receiving records. Erwin Warriors Tristian Brank, TE/DE, Sr. The 6-foot-2, 220-pound tight end and defensive end will be a force on both sides of the ball. He caught 30… → Read More

Top Week 1 high school football games to watch in WNC

The Citizen Times gives you six games to watch during the opening week of the WNC high school football season. → Read More

Asheville High's Sam Duncan commits to Ivy League program

Incoming Asheville High senior Sam Duncan has committed to play Division I baseball in the Ivy League. → Read More