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Welcome to the Nelson Governors Football Website - Your page for team schedules, results, and information 


We have are providing a number of opportunities for us to get better & prepare as a team for the upcoming season. Works will involve strength/ speed training, as well as offensive & defensive skills


(If you do not participate in every practice beginning on July 27th you will not be eligible for the 1st Scrimmage according to VHSL safety rules. You must have a valid VHSL Physical to participate in practice)

July Summer Work Out Schedule

August Summer Work Out Schedule

Coaching Staff

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Twitter: @govs_football

Facebook: @neslongovsfootball


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 2010 Group A Division 1 STATE CHAMPS!!!!!!!!!

Region B Division 1 Champs!!!!!!! 

Record 25 - 3

 2010 Group A Division 1 STATE CHAMPS

Play for the Cure

Scheduled for October 12th

5:30 JV

Varsity to Follow

for more information contact Vicki Crawford

Cross Country

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Cross  Country

Cross Country


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Welcome to the cheer team!

This page will be the go-to for all cheer resources and documents. 

Cheer Camp


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NCHS Golf 2018

Dogwood District

Region C

Class 2A 

2018 Team Members

Zach Grant - Junior

Logan Johnson - Junior

Jacob Tomlin - Junior

Thomas Harris - Junior

Logan Campbell - Sophomore

Tucker Shannon - Sophomore

Coach Scott McGarry

 Front L-R: Nathan, Logan, Zach, Garrett   Back: Denis, Matt, Jacob F, Jacob S
 Logan C, Logan J, Jacob, Zach, Tucker, Thomas


Congratulations to Zach Grant for making the All District Team with a 6th place individual finish with a score of 84 in the Dogwood District Tournament.

The 2018 season concluded with a 7th place (of 13) team finish in the Region C Tournament.  Nelson carded 18 hole totals of 94,94,99,112 for a 399 team total.  Radford (326) and Appomattox (332) are the 2 teams to advance to the State 2A Tourn along with 3 additional individual scores of 73,77,78 from the tournament held at Ashley Plantation (Par 73).  

     Week of:


All players are required to have a completed physical turned in prior to practicing.  Eligibility will be confirmed prior to anyone joining the team for the 2018 season.  Extra clubs and equipment can be available to begin the season.  Please dress appropriately - collared short sleeve polo type shirts and khakis/nice shorts.

Additional information will be provided on site at practices.  There will be paperwork to take home and have signed by parents beginning next week.  The web site will be updated as we get into our routine.

2018 Schedule            Record 1 - 7

          9 hole matches at 4:30pm unless noted otherwise

8/2  Raider Invitational at Falling River CC - 18 holes - tee times start at 9am

           NC 456 (90,110,126,130)

8/15  at Chatham and Gretna - The Cedars GC     

           Chat 165 (36,40,43,46)          NC 225 (54,55,57,59)           Gretna   DNF

8/22  ppd vs Chatham and Dan River - Winton CC

8/28  at Appomattox - Falling River CC

          Appo 161 (37,40,41,43)         NC 232 (49,56,63,64)

8/29  at Dan River - Ringgold GC  

          Dan River 181 (42,43,48,48)          NC 199 (44,49,49,57)

8/30 ppd vs Appo and Wm Campbell - Winton CC 

9/4  at Wm Campbell - Hat Creek GC

         Wm Camp 180 (43,44,46,47)          NC 202 (44,49,52,57)

9/6  vs Altavista and Gretna - Winton CC

          Alta 181 (39,42,50,50)         NC 189 (38,48,50,53)           Gretna 207 (44,51,54,58)

9/12  vs Appo/WC - Winton CC 

          Appomattox 148 (35,37,38,38)         NC 187 (42,46,49,50)

9/13  at Altavista - The Willows CC

          Altavista 184 (41,45,49,49)          NC 203 (48,50,51,54) 

9/24  Dogwood District Tournament - 18 holes - Tuscarora CC (Danville) - 9am

     Appo-339   Chatham-356   Dan River-372  Wm Camp-375   Alta-384  NC-388  Gretna-452 

     Nelson 388 (84,94,102,108) to finish 6th overall

10/1  Region C  Tournament at Ashley Plantation - 18 holes - 9am

     Radford-326   Appo-332   Floyd-334    Giles-341    Chatham-344    Dan River-379

     NC-399    James River-403    Fort Chiswell-408    Buckingham-409    Glenvar-418

     Gretna-419    Martinsville-577

     NC 399 (94,94,99,112) to finish 7th of 13 overall

State 2A  TBD


Team Store

We have team items available for sale and are in the process of creating an on-line team store.Please contact Coach McGarry or any of our players if you are interested in purchasing our items.

Titleist Velocity Logo Golf Balls - sleeve of 3      $10
Team Logo Hat/Visor/Shirt/Pullover                    TBD                

We have a team store with Adidas/Golf Team Product's 24x7 Fundraising Program - you can order items, pay for them, and ship to your home address. Click on the link below to open the site in your browser.  Thank you for supporting our team.