EAST BEND — The 2017 football schedule has been released for Forbush High School. Last season the Falcons held an overall record of 5-6 and a conference record of 1-4.
The Falcons will take on Starmount for the Unifi Bowl on Sept. 8 in East Bend. Last season the Falcons were able to break a nine-year losing streak to take home the coveted trophy.
Other notable games are the Falcons’ away game at East Wilkes on Sept. 1, and another away game at West Stokes on Nov. 3.
Playoffs start on Nov. 10, and the State Championships will be held Dec. 8 and 9. Game times are set for 7:30 p.m. unless otherwise noted. Schedule is subject to change.
2017 Starmount football schedule:
July 31: First practice
Aug. 9: First scrimmage
Aug. 18: Forbush at West Wilkes
Aug. 25: North Iredell at Forbush
Sept. 1: Forbush at East Wilkes
Sept. 8: Starmount at Forbush (Unifi Bowl)
Sept. 15: North Wilkes at Forbush
Sept. 22: Carver at Forbush
Oct. 6: Forbush at Atkins
Oct. 13: Forbush at Surry Central
Oct. 20: North Surry at Forbush
Oct. 27: Walkertown at Forbush
Nov. 3: Forbush at West Stokes
Nov. 10: Round 1 playoffs
Nov. 17: Round 2 playoffs
Nov. 24: Round 3 playoffs
Dec. 1: Regionals
Dec. 8 and 9: State Championships