Football

 

Sport Contact

Trá Waters
Assistant Commissioner Sports & Championships
(919) 240-7376
tra@nchsaa.org

List of Schools' Football Skill Development Selection

  • OPTION A - Keep current skill development guidelines with unlimited number of athletes during the ten (10) day window in May (May 8 – last day of 2017 academic school year), while remaining in a dead period during all other out-of-season workout periods during the school year. (NCHSAA Handbook Section 4.5.1(r)
  • OPTION B - Allows a maximum of twenty-one (21) athletes a day for skill development after the football season has been completed and outside the established dead periods. This change will become effective January 3, 2017. (NCHSAA Handbook Section 2.2.15(d)

2016 Football State Championship Brackets

2016 1A Football State Championships 
Sat, Dec 17 @ 11:05 am - UNC Chapel Hill

2016 1AA Football State Championships
Fri, Dec 16 @ 7:35 pm - UNC Chapel Hill


2016 2A Football State Championships
Sat, Dec 17 @ 7:05 pm - Wake Forest Univ.

2016 2AA Football State Championships
Sat, Dec 17 @ 11:05 am - NCSU


2016 3A Football State Championships
Sat, Dec 17 @ 11:05 am - Wake Forest Univ.

2016 3AA Football State Championships
Sat, Dec 17 @ 3:05 pm - Wake Forest Univ.


2016 4A Football State Championships
Sat, Dec 17 @ 7:05 pm - NCSU

2016 4AA Football State Championships
Sat, Dec 17 @ 3:05 pm - NCSU

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Season Fast Facts: 

1st Practice | Aug 1, 2016
1st Scrimmage | Aug 10, 2016
1st Contest | Aug 19, 2016


Revised Dates

Reporting Deadline | Nov 12, 2016
Round 1 | Nov 18, 2016
Round 2 | Nov 25, 2016
Round 3 | Dec 2, 2016
Regionals | Dec 9, 2016
State Championships | Dec 16-17, 2016

  • 1 AA | Fri, Dec 16 at 7:35 pm - UNC
  • 1A | Sat, Dec 17 at 11:05 am - UNC
  • 2AA | Sat, Dec 17 at 11:05 am - NCSU
  • 3A | Sat, Dec 17 at 11:05 am - WFU
  • 3AA | Sat, Dec 17 at 3:05 pm - WFU
  • 4AA | Sat, Dec 17 at 3:05 pm - NCSU
  • 2A | Sat, Dec 17 at 7:05 pm - WFU
  • 4A | Sat, Dec 17 at 7:05 pm - NCSU
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USA Football Heads Up Coaching Certification

The NCHSAA has one-time funding available for schools when coaches complete the certification program entitled "Heads Up Football".
The Process:

  • Schools will recieve $25 per coach for the first 5 and $10 each coach thereafter.
  • Submit course completion certificate(s) (mandatory that one is the head coach) to Tra Waters.

  • Once course completion certificates have been received, the NCHSAA will reimburse the cost of the course back to the school.