The 2008 NCPreps 2A Pre-Season All-State Football Team has been selected.
The following was selected as the Pre-Season Player of the Year:
DONTE MOSS-Northside-Jacksonville (Senior, TB/DE, 6-foot-4, 235, 4.6) – Moss of Northside-Jacksonville was the Area Defensive Player of the Year as a junior. He also received All-Conference honors. Moss ran for over 600 yards with 12 TDs. On defense, he had 90 tackles, six forced fumbles, three fumble recoveries, and 12 pass break-ups. He has verbally committed to North Carolina.