|Rocky Mount head football coach Dickie Schock (right, foreground) talks over practice plans with assistants (l-r) Curtis Rushing, Jason Battle and Gerald Costen last Saturday morning at the Rocky Mount Athletic Complex. (Photo/David Hahula) |
The eight-team event will have Rocky Mount facing Leesville Road in an one-hour session beginning at 7 p.m.
The Gryphons' only other preseason matchup with another team will take place on Wednesday, Aug. 10 when they travel up I-95 to practice against Roanoke Rapids. Practice will begin at 6 p.m.
Rocky Mount opens the regular season on Friday, Aug. 19 at Bunn High School - their first-ever meeting.
Mellow Mushroom Pigskin Classic
Trintini Stadium, Wake Forest-Rolesville High School
Wake Forest, North CarolinaFriday, Aug. 12
5 p.m. - Bunn vs. Oxford Webb
6 p.m. - Heritage vs. East Wake
7 p.m. - Leesville Road vs. Rocky Mount
8 p.m. - Wake Forest-Rolesville vs. Panther Creek