Saturday’s “Kickoff Night” high school football games at Memorial Stadium, with records listed from 2015 season:
Charlotte Latin (8-4) vs. Providence (5-7), 2 p.m.: The Hawks are loaded, with 13 returning starters. Providence is seeking a high-powered offense this season.
Charlotte Country Day (3-7) vs. Myers Park (7-6), 5 p.m.: Country Day’s defense kept the Bucs in games last year. Myers Park has seven starters back on its explosive offense.
Charlotte Catholic (15-0) vs. Charlotte Christian (7-4), 8 p.m.: Catholic returns 13 starters from a 4A state championship team. The Knights counter with a strong offense, led by quarterback Garrett Shrader and running back Justus Woods.
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