Weekend Recruit Scoreboard

Inside Carolina tracks the performances of UNC's football recruits each weekend.

Tyler Alberts - DE
Game Result: North Carolina 31, South Carolina 24 (Oasis Shrine Bowl)
Alex Dixon - CB
Game Result: Countryside 34, Brandon 21 (FHSAA Class 5A Regional semifinal)
Everett Golson - QB
Game Result: Myrtle Beach 47, Bluffton 0 (SCHSL Class AAA Lower State Final)
Statistics: completed 15-of-24 passes for 278 yards and four touchdowns (33, 9, 4, and 27 yards) and played only one series in the second half. He also rushed four times for minus-17 yards.
Quotable: "I really feel good about this team accomplishing our goal of last year," Golson told the Sun News. "Last year when we lost [the state championship] we said we want to get back. We went 14 weeks and we're here right now. It's good to be back but I just want to win it this year and not end up like last year and lose."
-- Sun News
Curtis Grant - LB
Game Result: Hermitage 17, Bird 14 (VHSL Central Region, Division 6 Final)
Statistics: recovered a teammate's fumble in the end zone for the game-winning touchdown with 3:34 remaining.
Quotable: "This is my family. I'd do anything for these boys," Grant told the Richmond Times-Dispatch
-- Richmond Times-Dispatch
Jamar Lewter - OT/DE
Notes: Ballou's use of an ineligible player forced it to forfeit its semifinal victory over Dunbar. Thus, Dunbar advanced to the DCIAA Final. -- Washington Post
Romar Morris - RB
Game Result: Salisbury 45, Berry Academy 35 (NCHSAA 2AA Playoffs Sectional Round)
Statistics: rushed for four touchdowns (1, 1, 9, and 25 yards) and 76 yards on 12 carries. -- Charlotte Observer
Quotable: "We knew we could do it," Morris told the Salisbury Post. "The offense always has faith it can put up big points." -- Salisbury Post
Demetrious Nicholson - CB/WR
Game Result: Bayside 42, Oscar Smith 40 (VHSL Eastern Region Division 6 Final)
Statistics: caught six passes for 118 yards and three touchdowns (41, 3, and 47 yards). He also "burned" defenders to force a pair of pass interference penalties and guarded Quinta Funderburke limiting him to three receptions for nine yards. -- The Virginian-Pilot
Darien Rankin - S
Game Result: Salisbury 45, Berry Academy 35 (NCHSAA 2AA Playoffs Sectional Round)
Travis Riley - RB
Game Result: Charlotte Catholic 45, Brown 7 (NCHSAA 3AA Playoffs Sectional Round)
Statistics: rushed for ten yards on six carries. -- Salisbury Post
Tim Scott - WR/CB
Game Result: Battlefield 42, Colonial Forge 14 (VHSL Northwest Region Division 6 Final)
Statistics: rushed for 12 yards on six carries and caught eight passes for 81 yards. -- The Free Lance-Star
Landon Turner - OT/DL
Game Result: Harrisonburg 28, Amherst County 23 (VHSL Region III Division 4 Finals)
Marquis Williams - QB
Game Result: Vance 10, Mallard Creek 7 (NCHSAA 4AA Playoffs Regional Round)
Statistics: completed 10-of-19 passes for 79 yards and a 22-yard touchdown. He struggled with the after-effects of an ankle sprain suffered the previous Friday. -- Charlotte Observer

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