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The South Brunswick Cougars football team is one of 23 high schools from across the Carolinas to receive a uniform grant from the Carolina Panthers.

The uniform packages consist of white, silver and black game pants and white practice pants used by the Panthers. Valued at $150,000, the pants by Nike have been expertly maintained and are in excellent condition, according to a news release from the organization.

“The Carolina Panthers are thrilled to provide this opportunity to schools in our region, especially when the need for resources is at a premium but adequate funding may be a challenge,” said Peter Vacho, Carolina Panthers military and football outreach manager. “Having the basic necessities, such as practice gear, can go a long way in helping school athletic departments make ends meet.”

North Carolina high schools named grant recipients: 

  • Asheboro High School
  • East Columbus High School
  • East Montgomery High School
  • Eastern North Carolina School for the Deaf
  • Glenn High School
  • Mattamuskeet Early College High School
  • Olympic High School
  • Orange High School
  • Pinecrest High School
  • South Brunswick High School
  • Southern Guilford High School
  • Surry Central High School
  • Union Pines High School
  • Vance High School