Heart O' Lakes football match-ups
Eight games factor in all 14 teams during week one in the Heart O' Lakes Classic and North football conferences.
Inter-conference match-ups will be played in six games with the most hyped game of the week, Perham at Pelican Rapids, being WDAY's First Down Friday Spotlight Game. WDAY, (channel 6-Arvig), will be live with pre and post-game broadcasts at 6 and 10 p.m.
Focus Sports Editor Robert Williams will be in Pelican Rapids Friday evening for the Yellowjackets' opener at 7 p.m.
For updates from that game be sure to follow @eotsports on Twitter.
Detroit Lakes and Breckenridge play out of conference, as DL heads to Duluth to face Hermantown. The Lakers overcame a slow first half to come back strong on the strength of an opportunistic defense to win 22-7, scoring all 22 points unanswered.
Breckenridge renews its border battle with sister city Wahpeton, N.D.
In Thursday's other game, Pequot Lakes had little trouble with Staples-Motley winning big 38-6.
The remainder of the schedule this week is Classic versus North.
This week's games:
Thursday, Aug. 30
Pequot Lakes 38, Staples-Motley 6
Detroit Lakes 22, Hermantown 7
Friday, Aug. 31
Perham (North) vs. Pelican Rapids (Classic) at Pelican Rapids, 7:00 pm
Hawley (Classic) vs. Park Rapids Area (North) at Park Rapids, 7:00 pm
Warroad Classic) vs. Crookston (North) at Crookston, 7:00 pm
Roseau (Classic) vs. Thief River Falls (North) at Northland CTC, 7:00 pm
East Grand Forks (North) vs. Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton (Classic) at Glyndon, 7:00 pm
Breckenridge (Classic) vs. Wahpeton, N.D. at Wahpeton, 7:00 pm
Heart O' Lakes - North
Thief River Falls
East Grand Forks
Park Rapids Area
Heart O' Lakes - Classic