Bladen County high-school football fans can get their tail-gating plans and cheering voices ready … the East Bladen Eagles and West Bladen Knights will be back in action on Friday.
East Bladen will go on the road this week to take on Class 1-A power Wallace-Rose Hill on Friday for a 7 p.m. kickoff. The Bulldogs are currently 7-0 overall, 3-0 in the Four County Conference and ranked No. 1 in the state’s Associated Press Class 1-A football poll.
The Eagles will go into the game 4-3 overall and 2-1 in the conference.
West Bladen will be at home Friday for a 7 p.m. game against Clinton. The Dark Horses come into the match-up 7-0 overall, 3-0 in the conference and ranked No. 3 in the state’s Associated Press Class 2-A football poll.
The Knights are currently 2-5 overall and 0-3 in the conference.