All eight Manitowoc County prep football programs begin their season tonight, with six of them competing in the Manitowoc area and a pair facing early road tests.
Fans may follow all of the action by following the Herald Times Reporter sports department on Twitter.
Follow @htrsports to get up-to-the-minute scores on all the area’s games. Those who are at area games are encouraged to join in the conversation.
A link to the Twitter feed may also be found at http://www.htrnews.com.
Last year’s Fox River Classic Conference champion Manitowoc Lincoln will begin its title defense away from the friendly confines of Run Rubick Municipal Field as it squares off with Green Bay Southwest, who tied for second in the FRCC last season after suffering a 27-7 loss to the Ships early on.
The game will be streamed online at http://www.htrnews.com at 7 p.m. by clicking on the LiveStream player link on the main page.
The other Manitowoc area team facing a road challenge is Valders as the Vikings will take on Sturgeon Bay.
Those area teams playing home games include:
* Howards Grove at Kiel
* Kettle Moraine Lutheran at Two Rivers
* Shoreland Lutheran at Reedsville
* Oconto at Roncalli
* Cedar-Grove Belgium at Manitowoc Lutheran
* Chilton at Mishicot
All games are scheduled to kick off at 7 p.m.