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The day has arrived. The adidas x Twitter #FridayNightStripes series kicks off tonight. #FridayNightStripes is the first-ever live streaming series of high school football games on Twitter. Featuring nationally ranked teams from across the country, including teams from California, Nevada, Indiana, Georgia and Florida, the 8-game series will start today and continue throughout the regular high school football season with the final game on November 9. Live coverage for each game will be available globally to Twitter’s logged-in and logged-out audience and can be accessed via @FNSLive on computers, tablets and mobile devices and Smart TVs.

The live streams will also be accompanied by a Twitter timeline, featuring related real-time conversation to create a unified experience for viewers to watch, Tweet and view commentary about high school football’s top teams.

Below you will find a schedule of what’s to come on #FridayNightStripes  

GAME #1 – FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 7TH, 7:30PM EST, @FNSLive:
CEDAR GROVE (ELLENWOOD, GA) at MCEACHERN (POWDER SPRINGS, GA)

WHAT:

  • ‘FRIDAY NIGHT STRIPES’
    • The first-ever live streaming series of high school football games on @Twitter
  • Cedar Grove (Ellenwood, GA) @ McEachern (Powder Springs, GA)
    • McEachern: Alumni include nine former All-Americans and four alumni that have played in the NFL 

WHEN:

  • Friday, September 7th, 7:30PM EST

WHERE:

  • @FNSLive

WHO:

  • Teams: Cedar Grove (Ellenwood, GA) @ McEachern (Powder Springs, GA)
  • Play-By-play Announcer: ESPN and SEC Network’s Courtney Lyle
  • Analysis: Super Bowl XLV Champion A.J. Hawk of the Green Bay Packers
  • Sideline Reporting: YouTube personality Cameron “Scooter” Magruder

Friday Night Stripes Schedule: All eight in the series will be streamed live on Twitter and be produced by Intersport (Additional games TBA. Schedule is subject to change).

  • 9/7 – Cedar Grove (Ellenwood, GA) vs. McEachern (Powder Springs, GA)
  • 9/14 – Ben Davis (Indianapolis, IN) vs. Warren Central (Indianapolis, IN)
  • 9/21 – Liberty (Henderson, NV) @ Desert Pines (Las Vegas, NV)
  • 10/5 – St. Xavier (Cincinnati, OH) vs. La Salle (Cincinnati, OH)
  • 10/12 – Marietta (Marietta, GA) vs McEachern (Powder Springs, GA)
  • 10/19 – Hallandale (Hallandale Beach, FL) vs. Cardinal Gibbons (Ft. Lauderdale, FL)
  • 11/9 – Odessa Permian (Odessa, TX) vs. Midland Lee (Midland, TX)

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