A week after hitting the practice field for the first time this season, most of the area's high school football teams face their first outside competition in the next two days in scrimmages and jamborees.
Battery Creek, Bluffton, Hilton Head Christian, Thomas Heyward Academy and Whale Branch will play host on Friday night, while Ridgeland-Hardeeville's first action under new coach Jamaal Nelson will take place on the road.
On Saturday, Hilton Head Island will play host to South Aiken, while Hilton Head Prep will travel to Pinewood Prep.
At Bluffton's scrimmage, Bobcats fans will be able to purchase season passes, as well as chairbacks for the season.
Battery Creek will be selling athletics season passes at half-price through Aug. 29. in the front office. The cost is $40 for adults, $25 for students, Grades 6-12 and $10 for students, Grades K-5.
Calhoun Academy, First Baptist at Thomas Heyward Academy, 6 p.m.
James Island at Bluffton, 7 p.m.
New Hampstead at Battery Creek, 6 p.m.
Orangeburg Prep at Hilton Head Christian, 9 a.m.
Ridgeland-Hardeeville, Williston-Elko at Allendale-Fairfax, 9 a.m.
Wade Hampton at Whale Branch, 5:30 p.m.
Hilton Head Prep at Pinewood Prep, 6 p.m.
South Aiken at Hilton Head Island, 11:15 a.m.