Category Archives: Independence High School
Former Independence High School football coach Tom Knotts was invited to the Super Bowl last weekend by Giants’ receiver Hakeem Nicks. Knotts coached Nicks at Independence during the record-setting win streak in the mid 2000s. Nicks, who caught 10 passes … Continue reading
Independence High School senior Austin Duke caught two passes for 23 yards as North Carolina defeated South Carolina, 26- 19 in last Saturday’s Shrine Bowl. North Carolina completed only 4 of 9 passes for the game. Duke led the state … Continue reading
Independence played a solid game on offense and defence against one of the best teams in the state, but it wasn’t enough Friday as cross-town rival Butler retained the King of the Hill trophy, winning 38-26. The Bulldogs finished the … Continue reading
Mark Bosco came to Independence High School at a time when the school was going through some difficult changes. He surpassed most people’s expectations as principal and now he is leaving on October 31 to accept the post of Executive … Continue reading
By Jamie Jamison The Mint Hill Times Most high school athletes are fortunate to play just one varsity sport during a season. This fall Independence senior Morgan Boyle is playing two!
Rocky River Ravens 3-5 (1-3, Southwestern 4A) at Independence Patriots 7-1 (3-1, Southwestern 4A) Patriot Stadium in Mint Hill Friday at 7pm It’s Homecoming for Independence High School as the Patriots host cross-town rival Rocky River Friday night. The … Continue reading
The Independence Patriot football team defeated South Meck 42-28 on Thursday night. After trailing 21-7 at halftime, the Patriots scored on all five possessions in the second half to earn the win.
The Independence Patriots football team cruised to a 62-10 victory over the Providence Panthers last Friday night. Quarterback Evan Guest threw for over 200 yards with three touchdowns in roughly three quarters of work. He also ran in a score … Continue reading