James Smith, Mallard Creek: Smith threw for 203 yards and four touchdowns in a 44-0 win over Hough in the N.C. 4AA semifinals. He ran for 108 yards and another score.
Jaret Anderson, Charlotte Catholic: Ran 19 times for 182 yards and four touchdowns in a 35-23 win over North Davidson in the N.C. 4A quarterfinals. Anderson also had a 50-yard reception for a score.
Marcus Graham, East Lincoln: Freshman QB replaced injured preseason All-American Chazz Surratt in N.C. 2AA quarterfinals and guided East Lincoln to a 35-14 win over East Burke. Graham completed 15-of-23 passes for 186 yards and a touchdown. He ran for 72 yards and another score.
Trevor Childers, East Lincoln: 10 tackles, two for a loss in East Burke win. Childers also had a receiving touchdown and two interceptions, one of which he returned for a touchdown.
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Jamario Holley, Rock Hill Northwestern: 11 catches for 134 yards and two touchdowns in a 49-21 win over Woodruff in the S.C. 4A state playoffs Friday.
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