(11-18-17) Former Celina Head Coach Jared Rolfes and his Page Pirates will advance  in the NCHSAA Class 4-AA West semifinals Friday night after knocking off Charlotte Providence 41-16.

Rolfes told greensboro.com about preparation this week after having a week off:

“When you have a week off, you’re able to kind of look at who you are a little bit and what you need to do and we did that during that week.  Our coaches did a good job analyzing who we are and what we need to work on.”

Offensively page was led by WR Naseem Alston who 7 catches for  203 yards and 2 TD, while Sophomore QB Javondre Paige rushed 9 times for 106 yards and a TD and was 12-of-20 passing, for 261 yards and 2 TDs.  One of those TD passes was to Alston for 90 yards in the 1st quarter.

The Pirates move on to the third round of the playoffs and will play at undefeated Charlotte Mallard Creek, who beat North Mecklenburg 41-33 last night.

Nasjzae Bryant, Mallard Creek – 21 carries for 101 yards and a score in the win over North Mecklenburg.