Game History

2018 Patriotism Bowl

 

Presenting SponsorRick Hendrick City Chevrolet & Hendrick Chevrolet Cadillac Monroe
Host TeamRocky River High School
ScoreNorth Mecklenburg 28, Rocky River 21
Coin Toss GuestBrigadier General William Seely, USMC
National AnthemRocky River and North Meck High School bands
SingerSgt. First Class Stewart Smith, NC Army National Guard
Jump TeamSpecial Forces Association Parachute Jump Team, Raleigh NC
FlyoverMarine Week Charlotte
Color GuardMarine Corp Color Guard of Combat Logistics Battalion 451, Charlotte, NC
Donation RecipientsCarolinas Freedom Foundation, Purple Heart Homes, USO-NC
Donation Total$34,000

2017 Patriotism Bowl

 

Presenting SponsorHendrick Automotive Group
Host TeamWeddington High School
ScoreWeddington 30, East Meck 14
Coin Toss GuestRoman Harper, NFL safety, former New Orlean Saints and Carolina Panther
National AnthemWeddington High School Band
SingerFirst Class Stewart Smith, NC Army National Guard
Jump TeamSpecial Forces Association Parachute Jump Team, Raleigh NC
Color GuardWeddington High School ROTC
Donation RecipientsCarolinas Freedom Foundation, Purple Heart Homes, USO-NC
Donation Total$30,000

2016 Patriotism Bowl

 

Presenting SponsorRandy Marion Automotive Group
Host TeamMooresville High School
ScoreMooresville 23, A.L. Brown 21
Coin Toss GuestKurt Coleman, Carolina Panthers Safety
National AnthemBrown & Mooresville High School Bands
SingerSgt. First Class Stewart Smith, NC Army National Guard
Jump TeamSpecial Forces Association Parachute Jump Team, Raleigh NC
Color Guard, Rifle Team & BuglerMarine Corp Color Guard of Combat Logistics Battalion 451, Charlotte, NC
Donation RecipientsCarolinas Freedom Foundation, Purple Heart Homes, USO-NC
Donation Total$35,000

2015 Patriotism Bowl

 

Presenting SponsorMercedes-Benz of South Charlotte
Host TeamSouth Mecklenburg High School
ScoreSouth Meck 14, Myers Park 7
Coin Toss GuestRandy Moss, NFL wide receiver and record holder
National AnthemSouth Mecklenburg and Myers Park High School Bands
SingerSgt First Class Stewart Smith and Sgt First Class Danielle Csolak, NC Army National Guard
Jump TeamSpecial Forces Association Parachute Jump Team, Raleigh NC
Color Guard, Rifle Team & BuglerMarine Corp Color Guard of Combat Logistics Battalion 451, Charlotte, NC
Donation RecipientsCarolinas Freedom Foundation, Operation Homefront NC, Purple Heart Homes, USO of NC
Donation Total$36,000

2014 Patriotism Bowl

 

Presenting SponsorParks Chevrolet
Host TeamMallard Creek High School
ScoreMallard Creek 40, Charlotte Catholic 21
Coin Toss GuestElijah Hood, RB, UNC Tarheels; Marquise Williams, QB, UNC Tarheels
National AnthemCharlotte Catholic and Mallard Creek High School Bands
SingerSgt First Class Stewart Smith, NC Army National Guard
Jump TeamSpecial Forces Association Parachute Jump Team, Raleigh NC
Color Guard, Rifle Team & BuglerMarine Corp Color Guard of Combat Logistics Battalion 451, Charlotte, NC
Donation RecipientsCarolinas Freedom Foundation, Operation Homefront NC, Purple Heart Homes
Donation Total$34,000

2013 Patriotism Bowl

 

Presenting SponsorSteve Moore Chevrolet
Host TeamMarvin Ridge High School
ScoreWeddingon 52, Marvin Ridge 0
Coin Toss GuestDate Beatty, Recipient of the Purple Heart; Founder - Purple Heart Home; Finalist for CNN National Hero of the Year.
National AnthemMarvin Ridge and Weddington High School Band
SingerSgt. First Class Stewart Smith,  NC Army National Guard
Jump TeamSpecial Forces Association Parachute Jump Team, Raleigh NC
Color Guard, Rifle Team & BuglerMarine Corp Color Guard of Combat Logistics Battalion 451, Charlotte, NC
Donation RecipientsCarolinas Freedom Foundation, Operation Homefront NC, Purple Heart Homes
Donation Total$31,000

2012 Patriotism Bowl

 

Presenting Sponsor Carolinas Freedom Foundation
Host Team Charlotte Catholic High School
Score Charlotte Country Day 31,  Charlotte Catholic 28
Coin Toss Guest Ron Riviera, Head Coach, Carolina Panthers
National Anthem John Hyland, Veteran of the War in Afghanistan
Flyover Team VT-9, Meridian, Mississippi
Donation Recipients Carolinas Freedom Foundation, Operation Homefront NC, Purple Heart Homes
Donation Total $42,000