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Football Friday is here! This week opens the 2015 football season and is the culmination of an off-season and summer of hard work and dedication. Five GWOC teams made it to post season play in 2014 and all 18 have high hopes of playing in week 11 and beyond. Below you will find Week 1 games -- come out and support your favorite team under the Friday Night Lights!
Thursday, August 27 -- 7 p.m.
Troy vs. Chaminade Julienne at Wayne High School
Friday, August 28 -- all games 7 p.m. unless otherwise stated
Lebanon vs. Kings
Fairmont vs. Alter
Centerville at Fairfield
Springboro vs. Mason
Fairborn vs. Tecumseh
Trotwood vs. Pickerington Central at Wayne High School -- 8:30 p.m.
Butler vs. Springfield Shawnee
Beavercreek at Xenia
Greenville vs. Eaton
Miamisburg vs. Thurgood Marshall
Northmont vs. Hilliard Darby
Piqua at Toledo St. John
Sidney vs. St. Marys Memorial
Springfield at Dublin Coffman
Wayne vs. Canada Prep Academy -- 6:00 p.m.
West Carrollton at Stebbins
The 2015 GWOC Football Coaches Preview will be held Sunday, August 23, at Frickers on Woodman Avenue and broadcast live on ESPN Wing 1410 radio. The head coaches from 17 GWOC schools will be on air discussing the upcoming season. The schedule is listed below -- come out and support your favorite GWOC team and show the coaches some love!
6:05 -- 6:15 Fairmont
6:15 -- 6:25 Centerville
6:25 -- 6:35 Xenia
6:35 -- 6:45 Wayne
6:45 -- 6:55 Sidney
6:55 -- 7:05 Springboro
7:05 -- 7:15 Miamisburg
7:15 -- 7:25 Lebanon
7:35 -- 7:45 Fairborn
7:45 -- 7:55 Troy
7:55 -- 8:05 Northmont
8:05 -- 8:15 West Carrollton
8:15 -- 8:25 Trotwood
8:25 -- 8:35 Springfield
8:35 -- 8:45 Butler
8:45 -- 8:55 Beavercreek
FOOTBALL: There’s never any lack of excitement with GWOC football. Will Wayne make another run at a State title after being last year’s runners up? And will Trotwood win an 8th consecutive North Division Championship? Check out the Coaches’ Preview Show this Sunday, August 23, at 6 p.m. Come join the excitement at Frickers on Woodman Avenue or listen live on AM 1410 ESPN radio.
VOLLEYBALL: This year’s GWOC Volleyball Championship will be held on October 15. Last year’s Champion, Lebanon, will be looking for a repeat as well as trying to win their 9th consecutive South Division Championship.
BOYS SOCCER: Beavercreek will be vying for their 5th consecutive Central Division Championship after having won 7 of the last 9 years.
GIRLS SOCCER: Sidney, Centerville, and Springboro will all be looking for repeats of their Divisional Championships last year.
BOYS CROSS COUNTRY: The GWOC Cross Country Tournament will be held on October 17, 2015 at Centerville High School. Beavercreek will be looking to defend its 2014 Championship title.
GIRLS CROSS COUNTRY: The GWOC Cross Country Tournament will be hosted by Centerville High School on October 17, 2015. In addition to hosting, the lady Elks will be looking for a three-peat of the GWOC Championship title.
BOYS GOLF: The GWOC Post Season Tournament will be held on September 24, 2015 at Beechwood Golf Course in Arcanum. Springboro won the Pre-Season Tournament and is looking to take the Championship for the second time in three years after winning in 2013.
GIRLS GOLF: The Girls GWOC Post Season Tournament will be held on September 24, 2015 at Beechwood Golf Course in Arcanum. Will this be the year that last year’s Divisional Champs Troy or Springboro upset the Lady Elks from Centerville?
GIRLS TENNIS: The GWOC Tennis Tournament will be held on September 24 and 25, 2015. After winning their first GWOC Tennis Championship last year, Miamisburg will be gunning for a repeat.
The first couple of weeks of August bring excitement every year and this year is no different. Athletes and coaches have been hard at work preparing for their upcoming seasons. Hopefully everyone has had an enjoyable summer and are ready to support their teams and see some great events. Schedules can be found on the website by choosing the sport from the "Fall" drop down menu and then clicking on the "Schedules" tab. Remember to follow @GWOC for news, results and other updates throughout the year. Good luck to all athletes and coaches and we look forward to seeing you at a GWOC event this year!