“The Battle of the Bridge” between Yulee and Fernandina Beach has been voted as the Sideline 2013 Game of the Week for Friday, August 30th.
This game received nearly 51% of the nearly 41,000 votes in our online poll this week.
This is the first regular season game for both teams. Yulee finished with a (9-4) record last season behind record-setting running back Derrick Henry, now a freshman at Alabama. To hear from a couple of the Hornets’ seniors, click this link: http://www.usatodayhss.com/jacksonville/videos/video/00000140-86d7-d593-a757-8ed7ba190000.
Fernandina Beach went (2-8) last season. To hear from a couple of the Pirates’ seniors, click this link: http://www.usatodayhss.com/jacksonville/article/bakers-sports-high-school-football-media-day-fernandina-beach-preview–322545.
Look for live coverage from Fernandina Beach on Friday beginning with First Coast News at 5. The live reports will continue in the news at 5:30, 6:00 and 7:00. Be sure to tune in for a full recap of the game on Sideline 2013 on First Coast News at 11.