WATER VALLEY – Blue Devil football gets underway Friday night with Meet The Blue Devils starting at 6 p.m. Coach Brad Embry reported members of the football squad, along with band members and cheerleaders from grades 7 – 12 will take the field to meet the fans.
Action continues Saturday afternoon with a jamboree against Nettleton as teams from across north Mississippi scrimmage in the weekend event at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium on the Ole Miss campus. The Blue Devils will take the field at 6 p.m. The varsity team will play two quarters and the junior varsity team will have one quarter of play.
The regular season kicks off the following Friday, August 21, and the Blue Devils will put their five-year, opening game win streak on the line when Eupora comes to town. The contest marks the first time the Blue Devils have faced Eupora in opening action in recent years.
On August 28, the Blue Devils will host the Coffeeville Pirates in the Railroad Classic.