FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) - It may be in the mid-80's right now, but it feels like Christmas Eve to high school football players, coaches and fans all across the state.
That's because, after all the stress and uncertainty that's gone into the last few months, it's finally time to play some pigskin.
And we've got an intriguing matchup in our Locker Room Game of the Week.
Northrop is coming off its best season since 2006, while Homestead is fresh off the program's first SAC championship.
Both teams have some big shoes to fill on both sides of the ball, and they're excited to see how they stack up against one another in week one.