By Kyle Lovern
August 3, 2014
MADISON - The second annual Cardinal Conference Grid-O-Rama will be held on Saturday, August 16, 2014 at Scott High School in Madison, West Virginia.
The Cardinal Conference is comprised of eight WVSSAC Class AA high schools located in Boone, Kanawha, Logan, Mingo, Putnam and Wayne counties. Member schools include: Scott, Herbert Hoover, Sissonville, Chapmanville Regional, Mingo Central, Poca, Tolsia and Wayne.
The event features four controlled football scrimmages involving all eight conference foes. Each scrimmage will be timed and limited to two hours on a continuously-running game clock and consist of ten-play drives and down-and-distance plays. The coaches of the opposing teams in each scrimmage will decide the exact format for their respective scrimmage.
Gates open at 12 noon. The first scrimmage begins at 1:15pm. Admission is $7.00 for students and adults. Admission receipts will be divided among the member schools.
Practice officially begins Monday in West Virginia. Teams will condition the first few days before being allowed to don full pads.
Teams are allowed two scrimmages before the start of the regular season.
Concessions will be available.
Scrimmage Time — Teams
1. 1:15 PM – 3:15 PM Poca vs. Sissonville
2. 3:30 PM – 5:30 PM Herbert Hoover vs. Tolsia
3. 5:45 PM – 7:45 PM Chapmanville Regional vs. Wayne
4. 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM Mingo Central vs. Scott