Hoggard HS Football


“Football is the greatest game on earth because it reflects real life. When life gets tough, work hard, stay humble, and respond.”

Coach Underwood

Photo Courtesy of Mike Gans

Hoggard Varsity Football Team

Craig Underwood started his career as a player at Hoggard from 1998 – 2001.  He went on to play linebacker at Methodist College for 4 Years. He began his coaching career at Hoggard High School under Scott Braswell in 2006.  He coached  Linebackers for 5 years including the undefeated 2007 State Championship Season.  He also served as Special Teams Coordinator from 2011 to 2014.

In the 2014 season when the Vikings went 13-1, Underwood served as the Interim Head Coach through the first six games.  In his first full season as Head Coach, the team went 8-5 with a 2nd Round Playoff Berth. Coach Underwood is married to Nicole Underwood and has 3 children: Caroline, Cole and Caleb. You can find them cheering on the Vikings every Friday night!

Varsity Assistant Coaching Staff

Jonathan Barkman, Athletic Trainer

Joe Welliver, Defensive Coordinator & Strength Coordinator

Adam Purzitza, Offensive Coordinato

Ben Spencer, Tight Ends

Randy Steiner, Half Backs, Specialists

Chris Sasser, Running Backs

Mark Crecco, Quarterbacks

Brad Moody, Defensive Line

Mark Crecco, Quarterbacks

Martin Irwin, Team Manager

Varsity Team Roster

#0 Kamar Fulton DB

#1 Tobias Brubaker P/K

#2 Merrill Skyler, WR

#3 Blake Edwards, WR

#4 Trey Nixon, DB

#5 Jacob Supak, DB

#6 Armour Jermaine, DB

#7 Aniziyon Session, WR

#8 Tamear Webb, RB

#9 Javion Joseph-Fontaine, RB

#10 Lawson Brown, DB

#11 Beau Toups, WR

#12 Stephens Brayden, DB

#13 Malakahi West, DL

#14 John Mason, TE

#15 Wilharm Hudson, QB

#16 Andrew Hubbard, QB

#17 Ji’Rique Bell, DB

#18 Porter Dabbs, LB

#19 Damian Bounds, P/K

#20 Walker Weston, LB

#21 Reagan Printy, LB

#22 M’Kel Bellamy, RB

#23 Josiah Gillespie, DB

#24 Caleb Williams, WR

#25 Alex Rodriguez, RB

#26 Michael Lewkowitz, DB

#27 Justin Williams, WR

#28 Wyatt Maxbaurer, DB

#31 Collin Parker, RB

#33 Maxwell Hawthorne, DB

#34 Isaiah Newkirk, DB

#35 Cameron Hooks, WR


#36 Rylan Edwards, LB

#40 Brennan Wilson, TE

#41 Jackson Cash, DL

#42 Deacon Ball, LS

#43 Carl Bach, RB

#44 Hutson Patterson, LB

#45 Austin Jaret, LB

#46 DJ Cato, DL

#50 Asef Ismail, DL

#52 Steve Fiscante, OL

#53 Xavier Edwards, DL

#54 Robert Williams, OL

#55 Chris Hansley, DL

#56 Anthony Parnell, OL

#58 Charlie Hart, OL

#60 Jakob Krafft, OL

#62 Nate Smith, DL

#63 Will Myatt, OL

#65 David Drayton, DL

#66 Joey Minshew, OL

#70 Sam DesChamps, OL

#72 Prince Oatman, OL

#73 Dynzcil Rhodes-Davis, OL

#75 Jason Smith, OL

#76 Michael Gibbs, OL

#8o Ryan McAlister, WR

#81 Dylan Stokley, WR

#82 Hunter Lohrli, WR

#84 Noah Mills, TE

#88 Charlie Kilbourne, TE

#95 Tyran Bell, DL

#98 Jayzion Davis, DL

Hoggard Junior Varsity Football Team

Junior Varsity Coaching Staff

Hunter Moody, Head Coach/LB/Defensive Coordinator

Keith Louthan, QB/RB/HB/TE?Offensive Coordinator

Cody Allen, WR

Daniel Brunson, Defensive Line

Keon Bradley, DB

Jared Horne, OL

Junior Varsity Team Roster

Mohammad Abdallah

Jason Arciola

Max Biba

Hudson Blevins

Matthew Boring

Aiden Bracey

Cain Brubaker

Brandon Bush

Cole Cantrill

Shamell Canty

Marshall Chalk

Weston Chalk

Connor Clark

Marton Cservenka

Turner Daniel

Desyn Durand

Gray Easter

Nathan Elliot

Elijash Ellis

Joseph Evans

Connor Ferguson

Lawton Fine

Liam Geib

Duncan Gerold

Patrick Gierie

Lemaj Green

Matthew Green

Julian Guthrie

Amir Haye

Mason Hocker

Everette Hoerdemann

Reyce Hooks

Ben Hulls


Wyatt Hunt

David Hunter

Wyatt Knight

Justin Knox

Tyquan Lane

Jaquay Locke

Bryce Marjoram

Vann Mauney

Dylan Maxbaurer

Harpo Mayo

Connor McAuley

Porter Meier

John Peter Meyers

Jude Moulton

Marc Munce

Tate Myatt

Robert Pacilli

Wallace Parrow

Logan Petty

Matthew Pierson

Jacob Rhyne

Brayden Roberts

Jason Sawyer

Polo Siaki

Preston Smith

Sullivan Springs

Josh Tinglestad

Preston Toups

Avery Tucker

Jackson Ward

Rasean Williams

Gavin Wilson


Practice Schedule

Daily Week Day Practice Schedule

Before the start of the school year, practice officially begins according to NCHSAA guidelines. Once the school year begins, practice is held following school until approximately 6:30 PM.

Jersey Information

Home & Away Jerseys

Home jerseys are navy blue with white numbers, Carolina blue detailing and navy pants.  Away jerseys are white with navy blue numbers, Carolina blue detailing, and silver or white pants.

Please Consider Becoming a Team Sponsor

Scoreboard Donors

Banner Donors

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Jade Monkey Tattoo

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Alpha Mortgage

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Caliber Car Wash

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Newman Bros Construction

Want to Volunteer?

Some volunteer to give back, some volunteer to pay it forward, and some volunteer because they want to be part of an organization making a difference in the lives of so many.  Whatever your reason, we have a role that will fit what you are able to give.  Join the Hoggard Football family today, we can't wait to meet you!