Tye Mintz added to Shrine Bowl roster
Cherokee - Cherokee quarterback Tye Mintz has been added to the North Carolina Shrine Bowl roster. He has been listed as a defensive back. Mintz has played well there with 3 interceptions, but his biggest success has been at quarterback. Mintz has passed for 1988 yards, rushed for 1,593 yards and has accounted for 49 touchdowns. Mintz great play has helped lead Cherokee to Saturday's 1A title game against North Duplin. That game will be played at Carter-Finley Stadium in Raleigh at noon.
The other mountain players in the Shrine Bowl are Hendersonville wide receiver Tykel Landrum and Murphy quarterback Joey Curry. North Carolina being coached by Murphy's David Gentry. The Shrine Bowl will be played Decmeber 16 at 2pm at Wofford.