HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Northwestern 3A-4A passing leaders for 2020 season

Published Saturday, July 17th, 2021

Carlton Horine, a junior,  was one of the top passers in the Northwestern 3A-4A last season for Watauga High. He averaged 19.5 yards per pass and 67.5 yards per game for the Pioneers with five touchdown passes. The top returning passer in the revised Northwestern 3A-4A will be Nick Everhart (99.4 yards per game), who did that for Hickory and will play at South Caldwell in 2021./WATAUGA DEMOCRAT PHOTO

COMING SUNDAY: Passing leaders for the Northwestern Foothills 2A in 2020




Top leaders in the Northwestern 3A-4A for the 2020 spring football season, as compiled by HobbsDailyReport.com. All totals are unofficial and players who were underclassmen are indicated by bold.

The statistics are copyrighted by HobbsDailyReport.com and can’t be reprinted or used in broadcast without a waiver of that copyright from Chris Hobbs. To request a copyright waiver, contact Hobbs at chobbs001@att.net:


                                                                                                     A-C-I                     Yds          PG        TDs

a-Avery Raynor, S. Caldwell                                           48-78-0                562          112.4               5

Thad Reid, Freedom                                                       61-113-5                601          100.1               6

b-Nick Everhart, Hickory                                             55-126-5               696           99.4       5

Zane McPherson, St. Stephens                                  54-113-7             663            94.7         7

Gabe Marsh, McDowell                                           48-92-na                 568          94.6         4

Carlton Horine, Watauga                                       22-34-3                    429          67.2         5

Turner Wood, Hickory                                            14-33-4                     217           31.0         2

Lance Justice, Alexander Central                           16-31-2                  203            29.0      1

a–played 5 games; b–will play at South Caldwell in 2021


Compiling conference leaders, which HobbsDailyReport.com’s Chris Hobbs started in 1995, is a cooperative effort that includes gathering statistics from individual schools and other media who contribute in return for receiving the finished product.

Media contributing to the Northwestern3A-4A stats: The Morganton News Herald (Sports Editor Paul Schenkel), Valdese Sports Network (Jason Baker), The Lenoir News-Topic (Sports Editor John Josey) and The McDowell News (Sports Editor Marty Queen). Some of the statistical information on Watauga came from information posted on the Watauga Democrat’s website.

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