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August 28, 2014 6:25 PM

Mecklenburg County football teams weren’t always powerhouses

Believe it or not, Mecklenburg County football wasn’t always strong. After South Mecklenburg won a N.C. 4A championship in 1981, the county didn’t produce another public school champion until 1995, when West Charlotte won its first and only title.

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