RALEIGH (WNCT) – Parrott Academy upset St. David’s 23-16 on Friday evening to win the NCISAA 8-man Football 2A State Championship.
The Patriots jumped out to a 14-0 lead, thanks to two touchdowns by Cole Daniels.
The Warriors (9-3, 4-1) battled back to take an 16-14 lead.
But Parrott (7-4, 2-2) scored the final touchdown of the game when Connor Bright connected with A.J. Banker for the go-ahead score.
Parrott Academy beat St. David’s 28-14 in the 2015 State Championship.