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3 Mecklenburg County stars to play in Shrine Bowl Saturday

West Mecklenburg's Dyami Brown, a UNC recruit, will play in the Shrine Bowl Saturday
West Mecklenburg's Dyami Brown, a UNC recruit, will play in the Shrine Bowl Saturday mmathis@charlotteobserver.com

Three Mecklenburg County players will play in the annual Shrine Bowl high school football game Saturday at Wofford College.

The players are West Mecklenburg wide receiver Dyami Brown, a North Carolina recruit; N.C. 3A state champ Chase Foley of Charlotte Catholic, a Lehigh recruit; and Mallard Creek defensive tackle Jordan Davis, a Georgia recruit.

The game, which kicks off at 2 p.m., features some of North Carolina’s best senior football players from public schools against their S.C. counterparts.

North Carolina has won the past two games but South Carolina leads the all-time series 44-32-4.

▪ Vance linebacker Gerald Nathan, Harding High defensive back Malik Dunlap and offensive lineman Jovaughn Gwyn were originally selected to play in the game, but are unable to play due to illness and injury. Dunlap has committed to N.C. State. Gwyn is uncommitted. Nathan has committed to Colorado State.

▪ The game will be shown live on the Watch ESPN app and later shown on tape-delay on ESPNU.

▪ Area S.C. players: Derion Kendrick, QB, Rock Hill South Pointe; Caderreus Canaty, OL, Rock Hill Northwestern; Elijah Adams, DL, Rock Hill South Pointe

▪ Area N.C. players: Dante Miller, WR/RB, Richmond Sr.; Matthew Robinson, LB, Belmont South Point; Miles Simon, DB, Lenoir Hibriten; Dax Hollifield, LB, Shelby; Josh Headlee, OL, Watauga; Isaac Cochran, OL, Concord; Jarrett Garner, WR, Harrisburg Hickory Ridge; Rick Sandidge, DL, Concord; Chandler Medeiros, DL, South Iredell;

Shrine Bowl Rosters

2017 North Carolina Shrine Bowl Roster

as of December 12, 2017

Last Name

First Name

Jersey #

Position

HT

WT

School

CITY

STATE

Adams

Jordyn

2

WR

6'2

180

Green Hope High School

Cary

NC

Mintz

Tye

3

DB

6'0

205

Cherokee High School

Cherokee

NC

Brown

Dyami

4

WR

6'2

185

West Mecklenburg High School

Charlotte

NC

Person, Jr.

Ricky

6

RB

6'2

210

Heritage High School

Wake Forest

NC

Landrum

Tykel

7

DB

5'9

175

Hendersonville High School

Hendersonville

NC

Brown

Stephon

9

QB

6'5

220

Robert B. Glenn High School

Kernersville

NC

Curry

Joseph

10

QB

6'1

200

Murphy High School

Murphy

NC

Miller

Dante

15

WR/RB

5'9

185

Richmond Senior High School

Rockingham

NC

Ahlers

Holton

19

QB

6'4

235

Conley High School

Greenville

NC

Robinson

Matthew

20

LB

6'3

205

South Point High School

Belmont

NC

Simon

Miles

22

DB

6'1

192

Hibriten High School

Lenoir

NC

Henry

Keith

24

LB

6'6

235

West Forsyth High School

Clemmons

NC

Johnson

Nolan

26

DB

6'3

189

Southwest Guilford High School

High Point

NC

Wheaton

Bryce

28

WR

6'3

210

Holly Springs High School

Holly Springs

NC

Williams

Javonte

32

DB

5'10

210

Wallace-Rose Hill High School

Teachey

NC

Crossen

Dwayne

33

DB

6'2

185

James B. Dudley High School

Greensboro

NC

Tisdale

Alan

34

LB

6'4

215

Walter Hines Page High School

Greensboro

NC

Foley

Chase

35

LB

6'0

215

Charlotte Catholic High School

Charlotte

NC

Rainey

Jaren

36

DB

6'3

186

Southwest Guilford High School

High Point

NC

Davis

Marcus

40

DT

5'10

270

Garner Magnet High School

Garner

NC

Terry

Javon

42

DB

6'2

190

Wake Forest High School

Wake Forest

NC

Hollifield, III

Dax

44

LB

6'2

230

Shelby High School

Shelby

NC

Kane

Joseph

46

DT

6'3

270

Heritage High School

Wake Forest

NC

Ratliffe

Javon

48

LB

6'2

215

Scotland High School

Laurinburg

NC

Glenn

Bryson

51

DT

6'3

270

Robert B. Glenn High School

Kernersville

NC

Strait

Caleb

55

OL

6'3

288

East Bladen High School

Elizabethtown

NC

Torres

Frank

58

LB

6'3

225

A.C. Reynolds High School

Asheville

NC

Setterlind

Jacob

66

OL

6'6

290

A.C. Reynolds High School

Asheville

NC

MacKovic

Nicholas

68

OL

6'2

300

Walter Hines Page High School

Greensboro

NC

Edwards

Michael

71

OL

6'7

355

Southview High School

Hope Mills

NC

Headlee

Josh

72

OL

6'5

280

Watauga High School

Boone

NC

Cochran

Isaac

74

OL

6'6

290

Concord High School

Concord

NC

Smith

James

75

OL

6'7

305

Scotland High School

Laurinburg

NC

Gonzalez

Gabriel

76

OL

6'5

280

Eastern Alamance High School

Mebane

NC

Davis

Jordan

78

DT

6'5

340

Mallard Creek High School

Charlotte

NC

Noel

Donovan

79

OL

6'4

268

Millbrook High School

Raleigh

NC

Turner

Noah

81

SN

6'0

240

Western Alamance High School

Elon

NC

Garner

Jarett

82

WR

6'4

195

Hickory Ridge High School

Harrisburg

NC

Galloway-Velazquez

Justice

83

LB

6'2

250

Cape Fear High School

Fayetteville

NC

Dunn

Christopher

84

K/P

5'9

165

North Davidson High School

Lexington

NC

Whiteheart

Blake

85

H/TE

6'4

243

Mount Tabor High School

Winston-Salem

NC

Carter

Devin

89

WR

6'4

205

Clayton High School

Clayton

NC

Sandidge, Jr.

Rick

90

DT

6'5

290

Concord High School

Concord

NC

Medeiros

Chandler

99

DT

6'3

250

South Iredell High School

Statesville

NC

Galloway-Velazquez

Justice

83

LB

6'2

250

Cape Fear High School

Fayetteville

NC

2017 South Carolina Shrine Bowl Roster

as of December 12, 2017

Last Name

First Name

Jersey #

Position

HT

WT

School

City

State

Thompson

Bryce

2

WR

6'0

185

Dutch Fork High School

Irmo

SC

Peterson

Braylon

3

DB

5'11

160

T. L. Hanna High School

Anderson

SC

White

Quavian

4

DB

5'10

180

Greer High School

Greer

SC

Keith

Zion

6

DB

6'1

180

Wilson High School

Florence

SC

Gore

Tyler

7

WR

5'10

175

North Myrtle Beach High School

Little River

SC

Joyner

Dakereon

9

QB

6'1

208

Fort Dorchester High School

N. Charleston

SC

Hartman

Samuel

10

QB

6'1

182

Oceanside High School

Mt. Pleasant

SC

Kendrick

Derion

15

QB

6'1

175

South Pointe High School

Rock Hill

SC

Pinckney

Samuel

19

WR

6'3

210

Greenwood High School

Greenwood

SC

Durant

Mataeo

20

RB

6'1

193

McCormick High School

McCormick

SC

Rice

Cameron

22

RB

6'1

215

Gaffney High School

Gaffney

SC

Venables

Jake

24

LB

6'1

225

D. W. Daniel High School

Central

SC

Williams

Justin

26

WR

6'3

194

Fort Dorchester High School

North Charleston

SC

Porter

Ty'Quan

28

DB

6'1

190

Dillon High School

Dillon

SC

Walker

Nathan

32

LB

6'0

212

Cross High School

Cross

SC

Phongsat

Patrick

33

WR

5'10

165

Chapman High School

Inman

SC

Jones

Khalid

34

LB

6'1

219

James F. Byrnes High School

Duncan

SC

Jeffcoat

Trajan

35

LB

6'3

225

Irmo High School

Columbia

SC

Ronald (RJ)

Roderick

40

DB

6'1

213

Cane Bay High Schoool

Summerville

SC

Covan

Austin

44

LS

5'10

170

Dorman High School

Roebuck

SC

Moore

Tre' Marcus

46

DE

6'2

240

Strom Thurmond High School

Johnson

SC

Hayes

Zareon

48

LB

6'3

240

Dillon High School

Dillon

SC

Britton

Gunner

50

OL

6'7

295

Conway High School

Conway

SC

Williams

Tyrek

51

LB

6'2

210

Strom Thurmond High School

Johnson

SC

Blackmon

Alec

55

OL

6'1

281

Newberry High School

Newberry

SC

Simon

Christopher

58

DL

6'3

255

Crestwood High School

Sumter

SC

Washington

Tommy

59

DB

6'1

220

Spartanburg High School

Spartanburg

SC

Deel

Alex

64

OL

6'1

305

Boiling Springs High School

Boiling Springs

SC

Fowler

Tylen

66

LB

6'0

210

Dorman High School

Roebuck

SC

Greenlee

Quashon

70

OL

6'2

280

T. L. Hanna High School

Anderson

SC

Brown

Kelijiha

71

DT

6'1

300

Saluda High School

Saluda

SC

Thompson

Bradly

72

OL

6'4

295

Greer High School

Greer

SC

Hutto

Jackson

73

OL

6'2

295

Summerville High School

Summerville

SC

Manos

John

74

OL

6'5

280

Chapin High School

Chapin

SC

O'Neal

Raiqwon

76

OL/TE

6'5

275

Conway High School

Conway

SC

Canaty

Caderreus

79

OL

6'3

265

Northwestern High School

Rock Hill

SC

McDuffie

Sokoya

80

DL

6'6

275

South Florence High School

Florence

SC

Henderson

Adam

81

DL

6'3

267

Berea High School

Greenville

SC

Smith

Dennis

82

WR

6'2

185

Gaffney High School

Gaffney

SC

Daley

Damion

83

DT

6'5

265

Ridgeview High School

Columbia

SC

Rush

Darius

84

WR

6'2

179

C. E. Murray High School

Greeleyville

SC

Hellams

Ty

85

WR

6'1

170

Greenville High School

Greenville,

SC

Poore

Charley

89

K/P

6'3

200

Westside High School

Anderson

SC

Adams

Elijah

90

DE

6'1

220

South Point High School

Rock Hill

SC

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