After nearly three weeks of preseason camp, the long march to the Carrier Dome is almost set to begin.
The local high school football season will open on Friday, Sept. 4 and continue Saturday, Sept. 5. Week 1 will include several notable matchups. They include:
• Clarkstown North at Clarkstown South for the Supervisor’s Cup
• Mahopac at Mamaroneck, Arlington at North Rockland and New Rochelle at John Jay-East Fishkill in games between Class AA challengers
• Rye at Somers, a rematch of key Class A playoff games from the last two seasons
Check back Friday morning for predictions on every game from Week 1. Until then, here’s a look at this week’s football schedule:
Friday, Sept. 4 –
Lincoln at Gorton, 3:30 p.m.
Mahopac at Mamaroneck, 5 p.m.
Lakeland at Fox Lane, 6:30 p.m.
New Rochelle at John Jay-East Fishkill, 7 p.m.
White Plains at Carmel, 7 p.m.
Clarkstown North at Clarkstown South, 7 p.m.
Horace Greeley at Ossining, 7 p.m.
Suffern vs. Ramapo at Torne Valley Field, 7 p.m.
Rye at Somers, 7 p.m.
Yorktown at Our Lady of Lourdes, 7 p.m.
Sleepy Hollow at Panas, 7 p.m.
Hen Hud at Brewster, 7 p.m.
Eastchester at Harrison, 7 p.m.
Palisade Prep at Valhalla, 7 p.m.
Beacon at Nyack, 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, Sept. 5 –
Putnam Valley at Blind Brook, 12:30 p.m.
Rye Neck vs. Warrensburg at Dietz Stadium, 1 p.m.
Haldane at Dobbs Ferry, 1 p.m.
Woodlands at Tuckahoe, 1 p.m.
Arlington at North Rockland, 1:30 p.m.
Ketcham at Scarsdale, 1:30 p.m.
Port Chester at Mount Vernon, 1:30 p.m.
John Jay at Byram Hills, 1:30 p.m.
Tappan Zee at Spring Valley, 1:30 p.m.
Pelham at Pearl River, 1:30 p.m.
Nanuet at Ardsley, 1:30 p.m.
Pleasantville at Irvington, 1:30 p.m.
Bronxville at Edgemont, 1:30 p.m.
Westlake at Briarcliff, 1:30 p.m.
Croton-Harmon at Albertus Magnus, 1:30 p.m.
Hastings at Yonkers Montessori, 1:30 p.m.
Saunders at Peekskill, 1:30 p.m.