CCHS football jamboree Saturday

STEUBENVILLE — Catholic Central’s Michael Carapellotti Crusader Sports Complex will be a hotbed of activity Saturday.

CCHS will be holding a football jamboree scrimmage along with the Fall Meet the Team event. The activities begin at 3:20 p.m. when the Crusader band will perform its pre-game show.

At 3:30 p.m., the Junior Crusaders will scrimmage the junior high football team from Valley Christian, based in Youngstown. The band will take the field again at 4 p.m., performing its entire halftime show. From 4:15 to 5:15 p.m., the fall sports teams from both junior and senior high schools will be introduced.

The finale follows when Central’s varsity football team goes up against Valley Christian.

Anthony Agresta, the new CCHS coach, launched the football team at Valley Christian (formerly known as Youngstown Christian) before moving to Louisiana. Admission for the event is $5.

Big Red meet the team today

STEUBENVILLE — Steubenville High School will host football meet the team and a scrimmage against Youngstown East today. Admission is $3 for adults and $1 for students. Gates open at 4 p.m. No comp tickets will be accepted.

Harding Middle School will scrimmage at 5 p.m. The freshmen and sophomores will scrimmage at 5:30 p.m. All teams and varsity cheerleaders will be introduced at 5:50 p.m. The scrimmage/preview is scheduled for kickoff at 6 p.m.

All season tickets should be paid for by Thursday.

Tickets for the opening football game will be on sale Monday. Ticket office hours will be from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Monday through Aug. 28 and from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Aug. 29

From staff reports