Area high school football coaches and fans can get a first glimpse of their favorite teams in action at their respective scrimmages on Saturday.
The Superior High School Spartans and the Northwestern Tigers will participate in the Rice Lake scrimmage along with Hayward and Somerset. Action begins at 11:30 a.m.
The Northwood-Solon Springs Evergreens, and new head coach Brian Trettin will take part in the Shell Lake scrimmage at 10 a.m.
All three teams open their season on Friday, Aug. 19. The Spartans and coach Bob DeMeyer play at Merrill; the Tigers and coach Dennis Scherz make the short trip to Ashland; and Northwood-Solon Springs plays at Frederic.
All three games begin at 7 p.m.