HWMS football team to participate in scrimmage
EASTERN - Football teams from all levels are preparing for season openers. The Herald Whitaker Middle School football team will face three separate opponents as part of a preseason scrimmage at Floyd Central High School on Saturday (Aug. 10).
The Hornets will meet Floyd Central, Knott County and Pike County Central in the preseason middle school football event.
The start time for the Herald Whitaker-Floyd Central football game is 9:30 a.m.
Following the matchup versus Floyd Central, Herald Whitaker is slated to face Knott County at 10:30 a.m.
The start time for the Herald Whitaker-Pike County Central matchup is scheduled for 11 a.m.
All three of Herald Whitaker's upcoming preseason opponents are conference rivals.
The Hornets are preparing to kick off the 2019 middle school football season later in the month.