Scrimmage Day In HS Football
After two days of non-contact practices and two days of limited-contact practices, high school football teams in Maine are now in full-contact mode.
Today is also the first day for teams to play controlled scrimmages against other teams. Some plan to do that on Saturday while others will do the controlled scrimmages on Monday.
Exhibition games are scheduled for next Friday and Saturday, August 25th and 26th.
The opening week for the 2017 regular season is Friday and Saturday, September 1st and 2nd.
Here's a check on some of the controlled scrimmages...
Saturday August 19th
Bangor at Lawrence
Mt View, John Bapst at Foxcroft
Skowhegan at Brewer
Ellsworth, WA, Camden Hills at Bucksport
Orono at Dexter
> 1pm Houlton, Stearns at Mattanawcook Academy
Monday August 21st
Belfast at Waterville
Hampden at MDI
Hermon, Medomak, Maranacook at MCI
Winslow at Nokomis
Oceanside, Madison at Old Town