Most folks already know that the first games of the season take place on Friday night, August 30. That's when Liberty will host Staunton River while Jefferson Forest will entertain Halifax County.
Between now and then, though, there are plenty of proceedings to preoccupy and pique your pigskin passions.
All three local teams issued equipment earlier this week. They also held meetings with parents and players, got release forms signed and got everything in place for the kick-off of practice.