High school football: North’s Davis is YVC Defensive Player of the Year

Published 5:49 am Wednesday, April 28, 2021

North Rowan’s Zay Davis tackles North Stanly all-conference player Stefan Harris. Photo by Wayne Hinshaw, for the Salisbury Post


Staff report

Defensive Player of the Year Zay Davis headlined a large group of North Rowan players named to the All-Yadkin Valley Conference football team.

Davis played in a linebacker/safety roleĀ  and turned in some remarkable games for the Cavaliers, including a three-interception night in the first round of the 1AA state playoffs.

North also placed linebackers Tsion Delaney and Bryson Crisco, DB Kam Cuthbertson, defensive lineman KJ Krider, receiver Amari McArthur and QB Kyree Sims on the All-YVC squad.

Chatham Central quarterback Michael Moore was named YVC Offensive Player of the Year, while North Moore’s Andrew Carrouth received coaching honors.