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Football games prepare for Tropical Depression Nicole
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Football games prepare for Tropical Depression Nicole

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) - It might not have looked like an ideal night for state playoff football, but you wouldn’t be able to tell by listening.Patriot nation showed up in full force, braving the preliminary elements of Tropical Storm Nicole to watch Independence take on Olympic in the second round Thursday night…Some dedicated fans arrived an hour before kickoff, ready for whatever weather lay ahead.“We didn’t do much planning, these chairs stay in our car 24/7, we’re always ready for a ballgame,” Anna Moraglia, Son plays for Independence said.Related: Football games rescheduled ahead of Hurricane NicoleFor those on the sidelines like the cheerleaders, shelter was a little more scarce, but they were ready for anything from Mother Nature.“Keep your jacket on, and try not to let the rain...