Game of the week: Panther Creek at Middle Creek, 7 p.m. – Middle Creek (6-0) has steamed through the season and was ranked No. 9 among 4A schools in last week’s Associated Press poll. The Mustangs have scored 44 or more points in their past four games. Panther Creek (5-1) lost to unbeaten Wake Forest in its opener and has not been stopped since. The Catamounts have held their past five opponents to 16 points or less.
Apex at Athens Drive, 7 p.m.
Ashley at New Hanover
Ayden-Grifton at Greene Central
Bertie at First Flight
Broughton at Millbrook, 7 p.m.
Bunn at Southern Vance
C.B. Aycock at Greenville Rose
Cardinal Gibbons at S. Durham, 7 p.m.
Carrboro at Bartlett Yancey
Chapel Hill at Northern Vance, 7 p.m.
Clayton at Garner, 7 p.m.
Columbia at Manteo
Corinth Holders at Western Harnett
Creswell at Plymouth
Dixon at Croatan
E.E. Smith at Jack Britt
East Bladen at Pender
East Carteret at Pamlico
East Chapel Hill at Durham Riverside
East Duplin at Jacksonville Northside
Fike at Southern Nash
Gates County at Camden County
Goldsboro at South Lenoir
Graham at Cummings
Gray’s Creek at Westover
Green Hope at Fuquay-Varina, 7 p.m.
Harnett Central at Knightdale, 7 p.m.
Harrells Christian at North Raleigh Christian
Havelock at Swansboro
Heritage at Enloe, 7 p.m.
Hertford County at Pasquotank County
Hillside at Jordan, 7 p.m.
Holly Springs at Cary, 7 p.m.
Hobgood Academy at Halifax Academy
Holmes at Northeastern
James Kenan at North Duplin
Jones Senior at Lejeune
Kinston Parrott at Rocky Mount Academy
KIPP Pride at Northwest Halifax
Lakewood at Rosewood
Laney at Topsail
Lawrence Academy at Cary Christian, 7 p.m.
Lee County at Union Pines
Lumberton at Pinecrest
Midway at Clinton
New Bern at South Central
North Brunswick at Southwest Onslow
North Edgecombe at Rocky Mount Prep
North Johnston at Beddingfield
North Lenoir at Kinston
North Pitt at SouthWest Edgecombe
Northampton County at Riverside-Martin
Northern Durham at Person, 7 p.m.
Northern Nash at Hunt
Northwood at Oxford Webb, 7 p.m.
Orange at Cedar Ridge, 7 p.m.
Panther Creek at Middle Creek 7 p.m.
Pine Forest at South View
Princeton at Hobbton
Reidsville at Jordan-Mathews
Rocky Mount at Nash Central
Purnell Swett at Scotland County
Seventy-First at Cape Fear
Smithfield-Selma at Cleveland
South Granville at Franklinton
Southampton, Va., at Northeast Academy
Southeast Halifax at Louisburg
Southeast Raleigh at East Wake 7 p.m.
Southern Wayne at Greenville Conley
St. David’s at Wilson Community
St. Pauls at West Columbus
Tarboro at South Creek
Terry Sanford at Douglas Byrd
Triton at South Johnston
Union at Wallace-Rose Hill
Wake Christian at Ravenscroft
Wakefield at Wake Forest, 7 p.m.
Warren County at Roanoke Rapids
Washington at Farmville Central
Weldon at Granville Central
West Craven at White Oak
Whiteville at Red Springs