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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Butler Bulldogs fans came out to support the team on Friday, August 23, 2013 as they battled the West Charlotte Lions at Butler High School. Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Butler Bulldogs (4) defensive back Clifton Duck intercepts a pass meant for West Charlotte's (12) wide receiver Corey Ruffin during first quarter action on Friday, August 23, 2013 at Butler High School. Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Butler Bulldogs (32) running back Benjamin LeMay shows the ball as he runs into the end zone for a touchdown vs West Charlotte during first quarter action on Friday, August 23, 2013 at Butler High School. Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Butler Bulldogs (32) running back Benjamin LeMay is able to maintain his footing as he rushes for a touchdown while West Charlotte (4) defensive backs Clifton Barnes and (7) Essa Johnson try to make the tackle during first quarter action on Friday, August 23, 2013 at Butler High School. Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Butler Bulldogs (32) running back Benjamin LeMay is congratulated by (17) quarterback Anthony Ratliff after his rushing touchdown during first quarter action vs West Charlotte on Friday, August 23, 2013 at Butler High School. Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Butler Bulldogs (32) running back Benjamin LeMay breaks to the outside for yardage during first quarter action vs West Charlotte on Friday, August 23, 2013 at Butler High School. Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Butler Bulldogs (56) defensive lineman Antoine Broom and (42) linebacker Isaac Stewart force West Charlotte (2) running back Pralowe Grier to fumble the ball during second quarter action on Friday, August 23, 2013 at Butler High School. Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Butler Bulldogs (17) quarterback Anthony Ratliff breaks free of the West Charlotte defense to rush for a touchdown during first quarter action on Friday, August 23, 2013 at Butler High School. Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    West Charlotte (2) running back Pralowe Grier tries to recover his fumble as Butler Bulldogs (54) linebacker Chad Garret rushes during second quarter action on Friday, August 23, 2013 at Butler High School. Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Butler Bulldogs head coach Brian Hales questions an officials call during second quarter action on Friday, August 23, 2013 at Butler High School. Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Butler Bulldogs (15) linebacker/defensive back Todjrei Graham intercepts a pass meant for West Charlotte (12) wide receiver Corey Ruffin during second quarter action on Friday, August 23, 2013 at Butler High School. Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
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    JOHN W. ADKISSON - SPECIAL TO THE OBSERVER
    Charlotte, NC 8/23/2013 - Providence High School students cheer prior to the start of the first half while playing Hough High School at Providence High School on Friday, Aug. 23, 2013, in Charlotte, N.C. JOHN W. ADKISSON
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    JOHN W. ADKISSON - SPECIAL TO THE OBSERVER
    Charlotte, NC 8/23/2013 - Providence High School's Tyler Pistorio, right, attempts to tackle Hough High School's Tylan Murrell, left, (7) during the first half while playing Hough High School at Providence High School on Friday, Aug. 23, 2013, in Charlotte, N.C. Hough led 27-7 at halftime. JOHN W. ADKISSON
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    JOHN W. ADKISSON - SPECIAL TO THE OBSERVER
    Charlotte, NC 8/23/2013 - Hough High School's Caleb Hines, center, runs the ball against Providence High School defenders during the first half while playing at Providence High School on Friday, Aug. 23, 2013, in Charlotte, N.C. Hough led 27-7 at halftime. JOHN W. ADKISSON
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    JOHN W. ADKISSON - SPECIAL TO THE OBSERVER
    Charlotte, NC 8/23/2013 - Hough High School's Justin Koenig, left, avoids the tackle by Providence High School's Derek Brouse, right, during the first half while playing at Providence High School on Friday, Aug. 23, 2013, in Charlotte, N.C. Hough led 27-7 at halftime. JOHN W. ADKISSON
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    JOHN W. ADKISSON - SPECIAL TO THE OBSERVER
    Charlotte, NC 8/23/2013 - Providence High School's Giovanni Gonzales fumbles the ball and recovers it while playing against Hough High School during the first half while playing at Providence High School on Friday, Aug. 23, 2013, in Charlotte, N.C. Hough led 27-7 at halftime. JOHN W. ADKISSON
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    JOHN W. ADKISSON - SPECIAL TO THE OBSERVER
    Charlotte, NC 8/23/2013 - Providence High School's Giovanni Gonzales fumbles the ball and recovers it while playing against Hough High School during the first half while playing at Providence High School on Friday, Aug. 23, 2013, in Charlotte, N.C. Hough led 27-7 at halftime. JOHN W. ADKISSON
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    JOHN W. ADKISSON - SPECIAL TO THE OBSERVER
    Charlotte, NC 8/23/2013 - Providence High School's Brian Mattar, center, is brought down by Hough High School's Akeem Barringer, left, and Anthony Sherill, right, during the first half while playing at Providence High School on Friday, Aug. 23, 2013, in Charlotte, N.C. Hough led 27-7 at halftime. JOHN W. ADKISSON
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    JOHN W. ADKISSON - SPECIAL TO THE OBSERVER
    Charlotte, NC 8/23/2013 - Hough High School's Connor Barringer, center, attempts to recover a fumble while playing against Providence High School during the first half while playing at Providence High School on Friday, Aug. 23, 2013, in Charlotte, N.C. Hough led 27-7 at halftime. JOHN W. ADKISSON
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    JOHN W. ADKISSON - SPECIAL TO THE OBSERVER
    Charlotte, NC 8/23/2013 - Hough High School's Caleb Hines, center, is tackled by Providence High School's Tyler Pistorio, left, during the first half while playing at Providence High School on Friday, Aug. 23, 2013, in Charlotte, N.C. Hough led 27-7 at halftime. JOHN W. ADKISSON
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    JOHN W. ADKISSON - SPECIAL TO THE OBSERVER
    Charlotte, NC 8/23/2013 - Hough High School's Brett Walker, center, misses a pass while playing against Providence High School during the first half at Providence High School on Friday, Aug. 23, 2013, in Charlotte, N.C. Hough led 27-7 at halftime. JOHN W. ADKISSON
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    JOHN W. ADKISSON - SPECIAL TO THE OBSERVER
    Charlotte, NC 8/23/2013 - Hough High School's Brett Walker, right, avoids the tackle by Providence High School's Derek Brouse, left, during the first half at Providence High School on Friday, Aug. 23, 2013, in Charlotte, N.C. Hough led 27-7 at halftime. JOHN W. ADKISSON
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    JOHN W. ADKISSON - SPECIAL TO THE OBSERVER
    Charlotte, NC 8/23/2013 - Hough High School's Tylan Murrell, left, is tackled by a Providence High School defender during the first half at Providence High School on Friday, Aug. 23, 2013, in Charlotte, N.C. Hough led 27-7 at halftime. JOHN W. ADKISSON
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    JOHN W. ADKISSON - SPECIAL TO THE OBSERVER
    Charlotte, NC 8/23/2013 - Hough High School's Brett Walker, left, stiff arms a Providence High School defender during the second half at Providence High School on Friday, Aug. 23, 2013, in Charlotte, N.C. JOHN W. ADKISSON
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    JOHN W. ADKISSON - SPECIAL TO THE OBSERVER
    Charlotte, NC 8/23/2013 - Hough High School's Cory Sutton, right, runs past Providence High School's Derek Brouse, left, during the second half at Providence High School on Friday, Aug. 23, 2013, in Charlotte, N.C. JOHN W. ADKISSON
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    JOHN W. ADKISSON - SPECIAL TO THE OBSERVER
    Charlotte, NC 8/23/2013 - Hough High School's Tylan Murrell, left, is pushed out of bounds by Providence High School's Mo Kishk (CQ #6), right, during the second half at Providence High School on Friday, Aug. 23, 2013, in Charlotte, N.C. JOHN W. ADKISSON
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