Several Charlotte Observer-area stars are participating in the East-West All-Star games in Greensboro this week.
During the day, there’s a huge coaching convention going on with training and merchandise sales for high school coaches. Charlotte 49ers coach Mark Price was scheduled to speak to the basketball coaches Monday afternoon.
And each night, through Wednesday, some of the state’s best seniors from the western part of the state will meet their eastern counterparts.
Monday night is boys and girls basketball at the Greensboro Coliseum (6:30 p.m., girls; 8:30 p.m., boys). Tuesday is boys and girls soccer at McPherson Stadium at Bryan Park (6:30 p.m., girls; 8:30 p.m., boys). Wednesday is football at Greensboro Grimsley High (8 p.m.)
There were no Mecklenburg County football or boys basketball players on the final rosters.
Here are participating Observer-area athletes
BOYS SOCCER: Harish Amatya, Marco Garcia-Rodriguez, South Mecklenburg; Charles Basse, East Mecklenburg; Cade McCurry, Hough; Jason Rosales, Statesville.
GIRLS SOCCER: Kristin Brown, Riley Orr, Lake Norman; Alex Denny, Ashley Johnson, Hough; Alina Limpert, Charlotte Catholic
BOYS BASKETBALL: none
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Chanin Scott, Myers Park; Chantel Williams, Mallard Creek, Ra’Shika White Berry (Coach Barbara Nelson, Myers Park)
FOOTBALL: Dantrell Barkley, Cameron Peters, AL Brown; Larry Blanton, Rocky River; Joseph Bruner, Concord Robinson; Floyd Louallen, Forest Hills; Javonte Love, Central Cabarrus; Lance Moore, Myles Moore, Weddington; Demitrius Spury, Mooresville (Coach Tim Carson, Weddington)