MADISON — The second annual Cardinal Conference Grid-O-Rama will be held on Saturday, August 16, 2014 at Scott High School in Madison.
The Cardinal Conference is comprised of eight (8) WVSSAC Class AA high schools located in Boone, Kanawha, Logan, Mingo, Putnam and Wayne counties. Member schools include: Scott, Herbert Hoover, Sissonville, Chapmanville Regional, Mingo Central, Poca, Tolsia and Wayne.
The event features four (4) controlled football scrimmages involving all eight (8) conference foes. Each scrimmage will be timed and limited to two (2) hours on a continuously-running game clock and consist of ten-play drives and down-and-distance plays. The coaches of the opposing teams in each scrimmage will decide the exact format for their respective scrimmage.
Gates open at noon. The first scrimmage begins at 1:15pm. Admission is $7 for students and adults. Admission receipts will be divided among the member schools. Concessions will be available.
Scrimmage, Time, Teams:
1 - 1:15 p.m.–3:15 p.m. - Poca vs. Sissonville
2 - 3:30 p.m.–5:30 p.m. - Herbert Hoover vs. Tolsia
3 - 5:45 p.m.–7:45 p.m. - Chapmanville Regional vs. Wayne
4 - 8:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m. - Mingo Central vs. Scott
(Fred Pace is the Editor for the Coal Valley News. He can be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org or at 304-369-1165, or on Twitter @fcpace62)