Langston Wertz Jr. is an award-winning sports journalist who has worked at the Observer since 1988. He’s covered everything from Final Fours and NFL to video games and Britney Spears. Wertz -- a West Charlotte High and UNC grad -- is the rare person who can answer “Charlotte,” when you ask, “What city are you from.”
Here is the 2019 high school football preview for all 137 teams that play in the Charlotte Observer’s coverage area. Schools are in the NCHSAA, NCISAA, CISAA and CMS. Included are preseason all-star teams.