UTV44, Your Gulf Coast Superstation, Gears up for another year of High School Football Coverage
Mobile, AL – UTV44, WJTC is kicking off its 14th season of the UTV44 Friday Night Rivals. 100% locally produced and televised, it can be seen live on WJTC - UTV44 every Friday night beginning August 223rd at 7pm. From play by play, game analysis, and to interviews with coaches and players, we catch it all.
The 2019 Friday Nights Rival season will begin with a battle between two teams that have dominated the Gulf Coast and the state of Alabama over the last 10 years. The McGill-Toolen Yellow Jackets will travel across the bay to kick the season off against the Spanish Fort Toros. Friday Night Rivals will showcase the St. Paul’s Saints second season in 6A as they host the Baldwin County Tigers. South Alabama has been a recruiting hotbed for college football and Friday Night Rivals will showcase some of the top talent in the area including Theodore’s Demouy Kennedy, Spanish Fort’s Kris Abrams-Draine, St. Paul’s Jordan Ingram and Daniel Foster-Allen along with Vigor’s Sidney Williams and Baldwin County’s Albany Casey.
The UTV44 Friday Night Rivals schedule will consist of eleven (11) weeks of regular season games. Friday Night Rivals will once again follow a Flex schedule for 2019; games for week 1 through week 5 are chosen and will be covered according to the posted schedule. The flex schedule will be implemented for week 6 through week 11 and are subject to change. Flexible scheduling ensures quality match ups on Friday night in those weeks. This will allow winning teams to play their way onto the UTV44 Friday Night Rivals schedule and prime time television. Flexible scheduling will not be applied to games on Thursday or Saturday nights. You can follow us on UTV44 on Facebook for any changes. The Friday Night Rivals schedule covers schools from Mobile and Baldwin County.
2019 UTV44 Friday Night Rivals begins August 23rd. Support your local teams and watch some great local football.
2019 UTV44 High School Game of the Week Schedule:
Date Time Visiting Team Home Team Location
8/23/19 7:00 PM McGill-Toolen Spanish Fort Toro Stadium
8/30/19 7:00PM Spanish Fort Daphne Jubilee Stadium
9/6/19 7:00 PM Baldwin Co. St. Paul’s E.E. Delaney Stadium
9/13/19 7:00 PM Fairhope Theodore C.A. Douglas Field
9/20/19 7:00 PM Jackson Vigor Prichard Stadium
9/27/19* 7:00 PM TBD TBD TBD
10/4/13* 7:00 PM TBD TBD TBD
10/11/19* 7:00 PM TBD TBD TBD
10/20/19* 7:00 PM TBD TBD TBD
10/25/19* 7:00 PM TBD TBD TBD
11/1/19* 7:00 PM TBD TBD TBD
*Subject to change (Flexible Scheduling)