IT WAS NOT the best day for a football, but the Pocahontas County Warriors didn’t back down from Saturday’s soggy pre-season scrimmage at Midland Trail. Opening game of the regular season is Friday, August 24, at Tucker County High School. Photo courtesy of Cynthia Broce-Kelley

The Pocahontas County High School Warriors tested their skills Saturday in a soggy pre-season scrimmage against the Valley High School Greyhounds, the Webster County Highlanders and the Clay County Panthers at Midland Trail.

The first game of the regular season will be played Friday night, August 24, against the Tucker County High School Mountain Lions in an away game at Hambleton. Kick off is set for 7 p.m.