By Sam Conner
The Winslow High School varsity football team will meet the Cowboys in a controlled scrimmage at Camp Verde on Friday, Aug. 17. It is likely that some junior varsity and even some freshman players could see action in the scrimmage.
The varsity will open its season at Sedona against the Sedona Red Rock Scorpions on Friday, Sept. 24. All varsity games have 7 p.m. kickoff times.
All three teams will be in action the next week when the freshmen play the Cougars at Show Low at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 30, while the junior varsity is entertaining Holbrook at 6 p.m. at Emil Nasser Stadium. The varsity will host Holbrook on Friday, Aug. 31.
All three teams play Flagstaff the next week, with the freshmen and junior varsity playing at 4:30 and 6 p.m. at Flagstaff on Thursday, Sept. 6, and the varsity playing at home on Friday, Sept. 7.
The freshmen will play Coconino at Winslow at 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 13, while the junior varsity hosts Ga-nado after that game at 6:30 p.m. The varsity will play at Ganado on Friday, Sept. 14.
On Wednesday, Sept. 19, the freshmen will play Blue Ridge at 4 p.m. in Lakeside, while the junior varsity will play at 5 p.m. Chinle. The varsity will host Chinle in its Homecoming Game on Friday, Sept. 21.
Snowflake teams will provide the opposition the following week, with the freshman and junior varsity teams playing at 4:30 and 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 27, at Snowflake, and the varsity playing at home on Friday, Sept. 28.
Show Low is the opposition for all three teams the next week, with the freshman and junior varsity teams playing at 4:30 and 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 4, in Winslow. The varsity game will be played on Friday, Oct. 5, in Show Low.
Coconino will be the opponent the next week, with the freshmen and junior varsity teams playing at 4:30 and 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 11, in Flagstaff. The varsity game will be on Friday, Oct. 12, at home.
On Wednesday, Oct. 17, the Winslow freshman team will play the young Redskins at St. Johns at 4:30 p.m. On Fri-day, Oct. 19, the varsity will play Monument Valley on Senior Night in Winslow. On Saturday, Oct. 20, the junior var-sity will play Monument Valley at 11 a.m. at Kayenta.
Blue Ridge will be the opponents for all three squads in the final regular season games. On Thursday, Oct. 25, the freshman and junior varsity teams will host Blue Ridge at 4:30 and 6:30 p.m. The varsity will play at Lakeside on Fri-day, Oct. 26.
The varsity will enter the playoffs following the end of the regular season if they qualify. Playoff schedules will be announced once the participants are determined.
By Sam Conner