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Welcome to UnioNCounty Football's new and improved website! After three years I was more than ready for a redesign but the ultimate goal was to provide you all with more features packed into an efficient website that is accessible from all media platforms. I believe that has been achieved with this upgrade.

Over the next few months leading up to the opening kickoff of the high school football season this site will continue to improve. Your feedback has always been received by me with open arms so please keep the comments coming to continue to keep this site the #1 online source for all things UnioNCounty Football!

Nigel Wiley

Nigel Wiley’s efforts are rewarded with first offer

Sun Valley senior Nigel Wiley has been as talented a student-athlete as anyone playing varsity football in Union County over the last two years. The problem for Wiley was despite putting up great numbers on the field and a 4.0 GPA in the classroom, he had not received any offers to play college football. Unfortunately, […]

Eugene Robinson

NFL’s Eugene Robinson discusses the academics of football

Eugene Robinson discussed the academics of football with 24 high school seniors during a break yesterday at the first Unsigned Senior Showcase run by Elite Sport Camps and Combines. Robinson played 16 years in the NFL with his last season ending here with the Carolina Panthers in 2000. Currently, Robinson  serves as a color analyst for […]

Maliq Pando signs with Alderson Broadus

Maliq Pando signs with Alderson Broadus University

Yesterday afternoon Union Academy’s Maliq Pando (WR/DB) signed his National Letter of Intent with Alderson Broadus Univeristy in West Virginia. Pando, one of the best all-around athletes in the county and a premier ball hawk, led the county last season with six interceptions and eleven regular season INTs over the last two years. Following the […]

Unsigned Senior Showcase

Elite’s Unsigned Senior Showcase and more!

In part two of my interview with Glenn Deveaux of Elite Sport Camps and Combines, the former Pitt Panther running back and Seattle Seahawk details some of the top events and camps his company runs throughout the year. The video kicks off with Deveaux discussing a scheduled event on March 22nd in Charlotte called Unsigned […]

Coach Deveaux teaching

Elite preparation and performance

Elite Sport Camps and Combines is a local Charlotte based organization dedicated to the development of our young student athletes. Elite uses sports as a conduit to instill integrity, discipline and classroom excellence. Recently I had the opportunity to speak with Glenn Deveaux, the CEO/Founder of Elite Sport Camps and Combines , who talked about […]

Charlotte Nike Sparq Combine

Weddington’s Zach Goins tops UC participants at Nike combine

On Saturday, February 22, approximately 1,600 student-athletes competed in the 2014 Nike Football SPARQ Combine including 30 players from Union County.  At the end of the day Weddington’s Zach Goins (Junior-WR) ranked above all other county participants. The free event was held at William A Hough High School in Cornelius, NC and was open to Class […]

Conrad Mueller signs with Davidson

Parkwood’s Conrad Mueller signs with Davidson College

On February 11, 2014, Parkwood High School held a signing ceremony and among the student-athletes honored was Conrad Mueller.  Mueller, Parkwood’s center/long snapper, signed his LOI to Davidson College. Earlier this year he received the 2013 Scholar Lineman Scholarship by the Union County Football Coaches Association. After the ceremony I  spoke with Conrad about a number of topics […]

Coach Robert Forshee

UnioNCounty Football meets Robert Forshee

Robert Forshee will officially take over the Union Academy football program on March 11th. This will be the first head coaching job for the young coach, a 2003 graduate of SUNY Cortland. Forshee has spent the last four years as defensive coordinator at East Mecklenburg High School. Prior to East Meck, he spent one season […]