Northeast-Hobgood Academy senior running back Tay Mosley, left, stiff arms Halifax Academy defender Harrison Hardee during the first meeting this season between the two rivals on Sept. 17, when the Vikings defeated Northeast-Hobgood Academy 36-26. Mosley and Northeast-Hobgood went on to beat Halifax, 25-24, in the NCISAA 1A state championship game on Nov. 11.
Northeast-Hobgood Academy senior running back Tay Mosley, left, stiff arms Halifax Academy defender Harrison Hardee during the first meeting this season between the two rivals on Sept. 17, when the Vikings defeated Northeast-Hobgood Academy 36-26. Mosley and Northeast-Hobgood went on to beat Halifax, 25-24, in the NCISAA 1A state championship game on Nov. 11. John Dixon Roanoke Rapids Daily Herald
Northeast-Hobgood Academy senior running back Tay Mosley, left, stiff arms Halifax Academy defender Harrison Hardee during the first meeting this season between the two rivals on Sept. 17, when the Vikings defeated Northeast-Hobgood Academy 36-26. Mosley and Northeast-Hobgood went on to beat Halifax, 25-24, in the NCISAA 1A state championship game on Nov. 11. John Dixon Roanoke Rapids Daily Herald

Neither school had enough players for a football team. Together, they’re state champs.

November 17, 2017 02:37 PM

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