Posted On: 07/21/20 7:19 AM

Back-to-back 3AA state champion Weddington is back and riding a 26-game winning streak. Last year, the Warriors rode both a high-powered offense and stout defense to a 37.5-point average margin of victory. The 2020 team loses some key contributors from the defense but returns 10 starters from its high-powered offense and will look to put up even more points this season. Not only are the Warriors experienced, but they also feature some talented underclassmen. In this feature, we’ll break down the team’s top prospects.

Skill Positions

It all runs through Will ShipleyWillShipley5'10" | RBWeddington | 2021StateNC. Our top player in the state is widely considered the top running back in the country and he’s the best skill player to come through the Tar Heel state since Todd Gurley. The crazy thing, is that the Warriors would have been fine without him. Shipley averaged seven touches a game through the team’s first five games as the Warriors elected to keep him fresh. The offense still averaged 39 points a game during that stretch.

That was in large part due to 2021 quarterback Dante CasciolaDanteCasciola6'2" | QBWeddington | 2021StateNC and his receivers. Casciola holds an offer from D1 Morehead State and runs the offense effectively and

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