Beast of the Hill Preview

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. --- North Carolina's Seven-on-Seven Passing Tournament, called the "Beast of the Hill," begins Friday morning on UNC's campus. Here are the teams scheduled to participate ...

Broughton (Raleigh, N.C.)
Coach: Chris Martin2008 Record: 6-6 League: NCHSAA 4A
Players to watch: David Beatty (DB, 5-10, 185, Sr.), Justin Burris (WR/DB, 6-2, 175, Jr.), Tyler Smith (TE, 6-4, 225, Sr.), and Will Turner (QB/DB, 5-11, 180, Sr.)

Carrboro (Carrboro, N.C.)
Coach: Jason Tudryn2008 Record: 1-10 League: NCHSAA 2A
Players to watch: Daniel Austin (WR/DB, 5-7, 150, So.), Derek Bryant (QB, 6-3, 182, So.), Cardin Jones (QB/DB, 6-0, 162, Sr.), Takoy Jones (RB/DB, 5-11, 168, Sr.), and Shai Lev (WR/DB, 5-3, 125, Jr.)

Carver (Winston-Salem, N.C.)
Coach: Brent David2008 Record: 11-2 League: NCHSAA 3A
Players to watch: Anthony Avery (LB, 6-1, 230, Sr.), Richard Daniels (RB/DB, 5-9, 175, Sr.), DaQuan Holder (RB, 5-9, 185, Sr.), Michael Lawrence (QB/DB, 5-10, 175, Sr.), and Albert Wright (QB/LB, 6-1, 195, So.)

Cleveland Heights (Cleveland Heights, Ohio)
Coach: Jeff Rotsky2008 Record: 4-6League: OHSAA Division I
Players to watch: Brandon Binns (MLB, 5-9, 175, Jr.), Diontre Delk (WR/DB, 5-9, 150, Jr.), John Hardy (WR, 5-11, 180, Sr.), Emory Polley (WR/DB, 5-9, 165, Sr.), and Danny Starks (OLB, 5-10, 170, Sr.)
Cummings (Burlington, N.C.)
Coach: Steve Johnson2008 Record: 4-8 League: NCHSAA 2A
Players to watch: Jonathan Watlington (LB, 5-8, 170, Jr.), Bryson Leath (QB/DB, 6-0, 170, Jr.), Chris Woods (WR/FS, 6-1, 170, So.), Tyler McAllister (WR/DB, 6-1, 175, So.), and Alan Barnwell (RB/LB, 5-9, 160, So.)

East Chapel Hill (Chapel Hill, N.C.)
Coach: Darian Harris2008 Record: 0-11 League: NCHSAA 4A
Players to watch: Jonte Armstrong (RB/LB, 5-9, 197, Sr.), Thomas Moore (LB, 5-11, 170, Sr.), and Aquez Willis (WR/DB, 5-8, 175, Jr.)

Glenwood (Phenix City, Ala.)
Coach: Chris Holmes2008 Record: 8-3League: AISA AAA
Players to watch: Will Allison (QB/DB, So.), Carson Bowers (QB/DB, Jr.), Judson Humphries (RB/LB, Jr.),  Elliott Lynn (WR/DB, Sr.), and Alex Quinney (DB, So.), and Austin Williams (LB, Jr.)
Great Bridge (Chesapeake, Va.)
Coach: Pete Gale2008 Record: 6-4League: VHSL Division 5
Players to watch: Trey Bray (WR, 6-0, 190, Sr.)
Hermitage (Richmond, Va.)
Coach: Patrick Kane2008 Record: 9-3League: VHSL Division 6
Players to watch: Daryl Howel (LB, 6-2, 230, Sr.), and Kenndrick Epps (CB, 5-9, 180, Sr.)
Hillside (Durham, N.C.)
Coach: Antonio King2008 Record: 12-2-1 League: NCHSAA 4A
Players to watch: Dontae Anderson (WR/DB, 6-1, 180, Sr.), Mike Brown (WR, 6-2, 175, Sr.), Vad Lee (QB, 6-1, 194, Jr.), and Brandon Watkins (WR, 6-2, 185, Sr.)
Hopewell (Huntersville, N.C.)
Coach: Chris Rust2008 Record: 8-5 League: NCHSAA 4A
Players to watch: Justin Avery (QB, 6-0, 210, Sr.), Anthony Bynum (CB, 5-6, 135, Jr.), Michael Haffner (WR, 5-10, 170, Sr.), Cameron Hughes (CB, 6-0, 155, Sr.), Chance Miller (LB, 5-9, 170, Sr.), Grant Nowell (RB, 5-7, 169, Sr.), Michael Russell (FS, 6-0, 170, Jr.), James Shipman (CB, 5-5, 160, Sr.), and Demetrius Wallace (WR, 5-8, 175, Sr.)
Jordan (Durham, N.C.)
Coach: Mike Briggs2008 Record: 7-5 League: NCHSAA 4A
Players to watch: Darren Bullock (WR, 5-10, 160, So.), J.J. Chambers (QB, 6-1, 185, Sr.), and T.J. Thorpe (WR/S, 5-11, 166, Jr.)
Leesville Road (Raleigh, N.C.)
Coach: David Green2008 Record: 10-3 League: NCHSAA 4A
Players to watch: Dylan Edwards (RB/LB, Sr.), Ryan Magnum (RB/S, Jr.), Gordon Martin (RB, Sr.), Bradley Millice (LB, Jr.), and Bradley Moody (LB, Sr.)
North Pitt (Bethel, N.C.)
Coach: Dave Boal2008 Record: 7-6 League: NCHSAA 2A
Players to watch: Chris Grimes (WR/DB, 5-10, 175, Sr.), Barrian Jones (WR/DB, 5-10, 170, Sr.), and Wesley Warren (QB, 6-2, 190, Sr.)
Northeast Guilford (McLeansville, N.C.)
Coach: Tommy Pursley2008 Record: 8-7 League: NCHSAA 3A
Players to watch: Trey Ingram (LB, Sr.), Demetrius Phillips (WR/CB, Sr.), Rayshawn Trader (RB, Sr.), and Darius White (FB/CB, Sr.)
Northern Durham (Durham, N.C.)
Coach: Anthony Sullivan2008 Record: 5-7 League: NCHSAA 4A
Sanderson (Raleigh, N.C.)
Coach: Tony Lewis2008 Record: 5-7 League: NCHSAA 4A
Players to watch: Matt James (WR, 6-4, 203, Sr.)
South Johnston (Four Oaks, N.C.)
Coach: Joe Salas2008 Record: 4-7 League: NCHSAA 3A
Players to watch: Dee Williams (WR, Sr.)
Southern Durham (Durham, N.C.)
Coach: Adrian Jones2008 Record: 9-4 League: NCHSAA 4A
Players to watch: Tony Creecy (WR, 6-0, 195, Sr.), Khamari Everett (CB, 5-8, 175, Sr.), Alan Lee (QB, 5-9, 154, Sr.), Lloyd Quinton (WR, 6-1, 162, Sr.), and T.J. Ross (LB, 5-11, 194, Sr.). (Wake Forest pledge A.J. Marshall isn't expected to participate)
Williams (Alexandria, Va.)
Coach: Dennis Randolph2008 Record: 3-7League: VHSL Division 6
Woodland Hills (Pittsburgh, Pa.)
Coach: George Novak2008 Record: 4-5League: WPIAL AAAA
Players to watch: Quinton Pitts (S, 5-11, 170, Sr.), Dom Timbers (RB, 5-8, 185, Sr.)

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