HS Basketball officially gives its opinion: preview, schedule




Cannon School head coach Che’ Roth, center, instructs his team during a time out. Cannon School was playing Burlington School in the Phenom Hoops Tournament at Carmel Christian School on Saturday November 12, 2022.

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A handful of teams started play last week, but the official start of high school basketball is Tuesday with a full Charlotte-area schedule for private schools. Public school games begin Friday.

We have your full overview here:

This week’s featured games

Chambers at Olympic Friday, 7:30 a.m.: Senior guard Nick Dorn and junior forward Maurio Hanson led a Chambers team that won 22 games but lost league player Daniel Sanford until graduation. Sanford is now in South Carolina. Always tough Olympic is expected to have a monster crowd as they attempt a season-opening upset.

West Charlotte vs. Oak Hill (VA), Saturday, 7:30 a.m.: The George Lynch Invitational’s featured match at Charlotte Country Day pits defending NC 3A State Champions West Charlotte against a nationwide 9th-ranked Oak Hill team.

A scheduled match at the George Lynch Invitational on Friday between nationally ranked Carmel Christian and Oak Hill (VA) has been cancelled, event organizers said.

NC Boys Pre-Season Standings

North Carolina Private Schools*

Rk. School Rec.
1 Christian Carmel 2-0
2 Providence Day 1-0
3 Concord Academy 2-0
4 united faith 2-0
5 Greensboro Day 1-1
6 The Burlington School 1-1
seven School of Christ 1-0
8 cannon 0-1
9 Gaston Day 1-0
ten Asheville School 0-1

*-first survey of the regular season


Rank School
1 Myers Park
2 Sources of holly
3 Millbrook
4 North Mecklenburg
5 Lumberton
6 Bedrooms
seven Jordan
8 WakeForest
9 East Forsyth
ten Grimsley


Rank School
1 Central Cabarrus
2 Northwood
3 Charlotte West
4 North Nash
5 South Durham
6 Hickory
seven Westover
8 rocky mountain
9 South Nash
ten Mount Tabor


Rank School
1 JM Robinson
2 Farmville Center
3 Salisbury
4 cumming
5 goldsboro
6 Shelby
seven Lincoln Charter
8 kingston
9 RS Center
ten North Surry


Rank School
1 Chatham Charter
2 Washington County
3 City of Bessemer
4 Bishop McGuinness
4 Thomasville
5 Wilson Preparation
seven North Edgecombe
8 KIPP Pride
9 Winston–Salem preparation
ten Hayesville

NC Pre-Season Girls Ranking


Rk. School
1. cannon school
2. Rabun Gap
3. Christian grace
4. wesleyan christian
5. Providence Day
6. Christian d’Asheville
seven. Burlington School
8. O’Neal School
9. Christian Victory
ten. Christian high point


Rk. School
1. Charlotte Catholic
2. Panther Creek
3. Millbrook
4. North of Guilford
5. friendship at the top
6. Norman Lake
seven. Hillside
8. Myers Park
9. North Mecklenburg
ten. Cardinal Gibbons


Rk. School
1. Northwood
2. Terry Sanford
3. Enka
4. rocky mountain
5. Ben L. Smith
6. North Davidson
seven. central south
8. Parkwood
9. Freedom
ten. South Durham


Rk. School
1. Salisbury
2. Shelby
3. Farmville Center
4. Pitt North
5. Randleman
6. Newton–Conover
seven. North Surry
8. Bladen East
9. McMichael
ten. St.Paul


Rk. School
1. Bishop McGuinness
2. Murphy
3. Mountain heritage
4. bertie
5. Stellar Mount
6. Wilson Preparation
seven. Northern mountain ash
8. falls lake
9. Chatham Charter
ten. Princeton

This week’s program

(all matchups are girl-boy doubles unless otherwise stated)


Out of conference

1 of 1 Academy at Northside Christian (boys)

Arborbrook Christian to Carolina Christian (girls)

Carmel Christian at Victory Christian

Charlotte Christian at SouthLake Christian (boys)

Charlotte Elite Academy at South Charlotte Thunder (boys)

Davidson Day at Forsyth Home Educators (boys)

North Hills Christian Elevation Preparation (Boys)

Gaston Christian at Greensboro Day

Grace Christian at Concord Academy

Grand Cabarrus stallions at Bradford Prep

Heritage Christian at Lake Norman Christian (girls)

Hickory Christian at Westchester Country Day

Hickory Grove Christian at Forsyth Country Day

Legion Collegiate (SC) at United Faith Christian

Liberty Prep at SouthLake Christian (girls)

Lincoln Charter at Cannon School

Metrolina Christian at Charlotte Country Day

Northside Christian to Charlotte Christian (girls)

Providence Day at High Point Wesleyan

Statesville Christian at Gaston Day (boys)

Sugar Creek Covenant Day Charter

Christian scholar at Christ School


Out of conference

HA preparation at Combine Academy (boys)

Langtree Charter to Queens Grant Charter


Out of conference

Davidson Day at SouthLake Christian (boys)

Gaston Christian at Legacy Early College, SC (boys)

Metrolina Christian in Charlotte Latin

Northside Christian at Winston-Salem Christian/National

Piedmont Community Charter at Lincoln Charter

Providence Homeschool at Greater Cabarrus Stallions

South Charlotte Thunder at Carmel Christian (girls)

Sugar Creek Charter to Langtree Charter

United Faith Christian in Hickory Grove Christian

Victory Christian on Providence Day


Phenom Hoops George Lynch Invitational

(at Charlotte Country Day)

Virginia Episcopal vs. Cannon School, 5

Moravian Prep vs. 1 of 1 Academy, 6:30

Charlotte Country Day vs. United Faith Christian, 8

Carmel Christian vs. Oak Hill Academy (VA)*

*-game has been canceled

Mecklenburg non-conference

Arborbrook Christian at Charlotte Christian (girls)

Berry Academy in East Mecklenburg

Charter from Cabarrus to United Faith Christian (girls)

Rooms at Olympic (boys)

Charlotte Country Day at 1 of 1 Academy (girls)

Davidson Community School in SouthLake Christian (boys)

Covenant Day at Christ School (boys)

Covenant Day at Cuthbertson (girls)

Garinger to Harding

Grand Cabarrus stallions at Hickory Grove Christian

Hopewell to Cox Mill

Independence at Olympic (girls)

Charter from Lake Norman to Christ-Roi

Liberty Prep at Queens Grant Charter

Monroe at Charlotte Catholic (girls)

New Hope Christian (SC) at Elevation Prep (boys)

Palisades at Mallard Creek

Providence to Ardrey Kell

Rocky River in Weddington

South Charlotte Thunder at Westminster Catawba

Watauga to Chambers (girls)

Non-conference area

Bessemer City to North Gaston

Carolina International at Concord

Central Cabarrus at 1 of 1 Academy (girls)

Concord Academy on Calvary Day (boys)

Covenant Classical at Mountain Island Charter

DME at Combine Academy (boys)

East Burke to South Caldwell

Is Gaston to Hunter Huss

Fred T. Foard at Newton-Conover

Gaston Day at Hickory Christian (boys)

Hibriten at West Caldwell

Hickory Ridge to Marvin Ridge

High Point Christian at Cannon School (girls)

Highland Tech at the Leadership Academy

Jesse Carson in Mount Pleasant

Miller Creek Christian of Ashe County (boys)

Mooresville northwest of Cabarrus

Ashe County Mountain Heritage (Girls)

North Stanly at Central Academy

Patton to Draughn

Piedmont Community Charter at Bradford Prep (girls)

Preparing Pine Lake to Norman Lake

Purnell Swett at Richmond Senior

South Iredell to North Iredell

Surry Homeschool in Statesville Christian

Christian Tabernacle at Alexander Central

Thomas Jefferson Academy at Bandys

West Iredell to South Rowan


Phenom Hoops George Lynch Invitational

(at Charlotte Country Day)


Lake Norman vs. United Faith Christian, noon

Charlotte Latin vs. Christ School, 1:30

Concord Academy vs. Asheville School, 3

Cannon School vs. Cox Mill, 4:30

High Point Christian vs. Carmel Christian, 6

West Charlotte vs. Oak Hill Academy (VA), 7:30 a.m.

Charlotte Country Day vs. West Cabarrus, 9

Out of conference

Preparation for elevation at New Life Christian (boys)

Christian Heritage at Christian Lake Norman

Northwest (SC) to Marvin Ridge

South Charlotte Thunder at Chatham Homeschool

South Mecklenburg to Charlotte Catholic, 5

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