Several Charlotte-area and Triangle-area high schools plan to kick off the long-awaited 2021 high school football season one day early.
Due to heavy rain forecasted for Friday, teams are moving games.
Despite sunny weather and high temperatures into the 60s from Tuesday to Thursday, Friday’s forecast in the both areas calls for a 70 percent chance of rain with nighttime temperatures in the high 30s.
The second round of the NCHSAA state basketball playoffs are also Thursday statewide.
Berry Academy at Ashbrook, 6:30 Thu
Garinger at Myers Park, 7 Thu
Alexander Central at South Iredell, 6:30 Thu
Asheville Christian at Avery County, 7 Thu
Burns at South Point, 7 p.m. Thu
Carson at South Rowan, 6:30 Thu
Central Davidson at Forest Hills, 7 Thu
Chase at Cherryville, 7 Thu
North Rowan at North Moore, 6:30 Thu
Thomas Jefferson at Community School of Davidson, 6:30, Thu
West Lincoln at North Lincoln, 7 Thu
Apex Friendship at Middle Creek, 6:30 Thu
Chapel Hill at Vance County, 6:30 Thu
Cleveland at South View, 6 Thu
Corinth Holders at Clayton, 6:30 Thu
Garner at Wake Forest, 6:30 Thu
Northwood at Cedar Ridge, 6:30 Thu
Rosewood at North Johnston, 6:30 Thu
Southern Nash at Wakefield, 6:30 Thu
Western Harnett at Smithfield-Selma, 6:30 Thu