Tri-W News Fall Sports Highlights

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The first games of the high school football season begin this week and soccer, volleyball, and tennis are underway. Here is a look at what’s happening this week in fall sports at your Tri-W area schools as fans roll out to support their teams and athletes gear up for the first weeks of competition.

Cuthbertson

Cavalier football is scheduled to open Friday, August 23, at South Iredell at 7:30 p.m. Women’s tennis will play at Marvin Ridge on Tuesday, August 27 and at Piedmont the following Thursday. Women’s volleyball will play at home against Butler August 27, with an away match at Crest High School on August 29. Cuthbertson men’s soccer will play at Cox Mill on Monday, August 26, at 6 p.m. They will return to their home field the following day, August 27, to play against South Meck.

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Sun Valley

The Spartans are set to kick off their 2019 football season at the Matthews Sportsplex on Thursday, August 22, in a non-conference matchup against Charlotte Christian. Men’s soccer will play August 26 and 27 at Porter Ridge and at Butler High School. The Sun Valley women’s tennis team will play three away matches this week on August 26, 27, and 29. The three conference matches will be against Parkwood, Weddington, and Monroe. Women’s volleyball will play at Porter Ridge on Wednesday, August 28, and the following Thursday at home against North Central.



Weddington

The first football game of the year for the Warriors will be at home against Ardrey Kell on Friday, August 23, at 7:30 p.m. Men’s soccer will play Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday of the coming week at home against Providence High School, away against Ashbrook, and at the home field again, on August 29, against South Meck. Women’s tennis will play at home on Tuesday, August 27, against Sun Valley. They will play the following Thursday at home against Fort Mill.

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Parkwood

The Rebel football team will play their first game at home against North Lincoln on Friday, August 23. Men’s soccer will play Monday and Wednesday, August 26 and 28, against Metrolina Christian Academy and Union Academy. Women’s tennis will play at home against Sun Valley on Monday, August 26, away against Charlotte Catholic on August 27, and at home against Marvin Ridge on August 29. Women’s volleyball is scheduled to play at home against North Central on August 27. They will play the following Thursday at Chester High School at 6 p.m.

Marvin Ridge

Maverick football begins Friday, August 23, at Porter Ridge High School. The men’s soccer team’s next scheduled appearance is September 4, at Porter Ridge. Women’s volleyball will play Tuesday, August 27, at Gaston Day School and Thursday, August 29, at Ardrey Kell. Marvin Ridge women’s tennis is scheduled to play on Tuesday, August 27, at home against Cuthbertson. They will play the following Wednesday and Thursday at Ardrey Kell and at Parkwood.