Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

August 16, 2013

Football scrimmages scheduled for today

Bluefield Daily Telegraph

BLUEFIELD — Mitchell Stadium in Bluefield will be the site for plenty of pre-season prep football today. Bluefield High will face off with Christiansburg (Va.) at 10 a.m. At 3 p.m., the Chick-fil-A Grid-a-Rama, hosted by the Graham G-Men, takes over.

The area schedule includes:

Saturday, Aug. 17

The Chick-fil-A Grid-a-Rama

at Mitchell Stadium, at Bluefield

Mount View vs. PikeView; Graham vs. Lebanon, 3 p.m.

Graham vs. Radford; Mt. View vs. Independence, 4:20 p.m.

Independence vs. Lebanon; Radford vs. PikeView, 5:40 p.m.         

 Note: Independence has replaced Greenbrier East.

Notes: Play runs from the 40-yard line in on both ends of the field at the same time. Each Scrimmage will last for 1 hour. Teams will have the ball for ten plays, then possession changes after play 10 and goes back to the 40-yard line. A 20 minute break between scrimmages.

Admission: $5 For more information:

at Mitchell Stadium

Christiansburg at Bluefield, 10 a.m.

at Bastian, Va.

Bland County, Montcalm, Roanoke Catholic, 10 a.m.

at Lindside

Pocahontas County at James Monroe, 10 a.m.

at Summersville

Princeton at Nicholas County, 10 a.m.

Twin Valley Jamboree,

at Pilgrim’s Knob, Va.

Twin Valley vs Narrows, noon

Narrows vs Haysi, 1:10 p.m.

Haysi vs Twin Springs, 2:20 p.m.

Twin Springs vs Grundy, 3:30 p.m.

Grundy vs Northwood, 4:40 p.m.

Northwood vs Hurley, 5:50 p.m.

Hurley vs Castlewood, 8 p.m.

Twin Valley vs Castlewood, 8:20 p.m.


Thursday Aug. 22

Graham vs. Virginia High, 7 p.m. (benefit game)

Friday, Aug. 23

Northwood at Narrows, 7 p.m. (benefit game)

Richlands at Honaker, 7:30 p.m. (benefit game)

Auburn at Bland County, 7 p.m. (benefit game)

Mount View at Tazewell, 7 p.m.

Bluefield at Shady Spring, 6 p.m.

Valley-Fayette at PikeView, 6 p.m.

Giles at Pulaski County, 7 p.m.

Saturday, Aug. 24

MSAC Jamboree, Princeton vs. Nitro, 3:15 p.m. (at Laidley Field)



Friday, Aug. 23

at Mitchell Stadium, Emory & Henry at Bluefield, 7 p.m. (scrimmage)

Editor’s Note: More games will be added to the list. To add more, contact the Daily Telegraph at 304-327-2813 after 3 p.m. or send email to