CSD football

Games to Watch – Charters renew rivalry; Hough travels to rested Creek

Friday, Oct. 15 Lake Norman Charter at Community School of Davidson Time: 7 p.m. Breakdown: Lake Norman Charter (5-1) has won three straight as they take on the Catawba Shores’ first-place team in Community School of Davidson (4-2) to resume a rivalry for the first time since 2019. The Knights are coming off a 46-6 blowout of Bear Grass Charter […]

Games to Watch – North Lincoln looks to rebound, CSD gets high-flying Raptors


Friday, Sept. 24  Hough vs. Chambers Time: 7 p.m. Breakdown: Hough will play for the second time this season at American Legion Memorial Stadium against another Mecklenburg County powerhouse. The Huskies (4-0) will take on Chambers (5-0) in a showdown of the top two teams in the state, according to MaxPreps. Hough is coming off a 53-14 win over North […]

2021 Football Preview: Community School of Davidson Spartans


Community School of Davidson is in a new league with a new quarterback, but the team still has a key constant. T.J. Albert begins his ninth season as head coach of the Spartans after guiding the team to four straight playoff appearances. Albert also is the school’s baseball coach, and his football squad typically doesn’t come with much wavering year […]

FOOTBALL PLAYOFFS: Breakdown for Lake Norman-area first-round games

The football playoff brackets are set after an abbreviated – more so for some teams – spring season. First-round games are slated for Friday, April 16, and the state championships will take place the weekend of May 8. Like usual, the four classifications are sub-divided, but the brackets are trimmed down like they have been for other sports during this […]

FOOTBALL: Pine Lake beats CSD to cap undefeated regular season


HUNTERSVILLE – Pine Lake Prep won its first football conference title in school history, while capping off an undefeated season with a road win over rival Community School of Davidson Friday night. After a back-and-forth second half, Pride quarterback Vic Garrido finished off the 24-15 victory when ran for a 50-yard touchdown with 2:41 remaining. The senior completed 10-of-16 passes […]

Games to Watch: 5-0 Hough hosts the Creek; CSD gets crack at Raptors

Thursday, April 1 Community School of Davidson at Mountain Island Charter Time: 6:30 p.m. Breakdown: Pine Lake Prep isn’t the only local Southern Piedmont conference team with an impressive record. CSD (4-1) brings a four-game winning streak into its chance to take down the Raptors (1-4). Brothers Ry and Bennett McCreary are leading an explosive Spartans offense that’s scoring 37.5 […]

2020-21 Football Preview: Community School of Davidson Spartans


As soon as the new athletic field at Community School of Davidson opened for competition last spring, the rest of the games were lost due to COVID-19 restrictions. T.J. Albert’s football team kicks off at Spartan Stadium in week one, amid a stretch that also includes boys soccer and boys and girls lacrosse using the Beatties Ford Road facility in […]

Two-way stars Morlidge, Westmoreland among all-conference team

A pair of local running backs were named to the Southern Piedmont 1A all-conference football team. Community School of Davidson’s Baker Westmoreland ran for more than 1,100 yards, fifth-most in the conference, and 10 touchdowns for the fifth-place Spartans. He also was second on the team with 38 tackles. Two-way Pine Lake Prep star Zach Morlidge ran for 500 yards […]