By Jon Swisher-Sports Director:
The 2016 High School Football season begins for all KMCH area teams tonight with week one play. KMCH Sports will have coverage of two games as usual on a Football Friday night. It all begins with our pregame show with Sports Director Jon Swisher around 7pm, following that will be West Delaware Football from Independence. Thirteenth-year head coach Doug Winkowitsch describes the mindset that his program uses in early preseason non-district games:
Coach Wink says as always on the first week, excitement is in the air and that feeling never gets old:
The entire interview with Coach Winkowitsch can be found below.
The Hawks and Mustangs will be live on KMCH and KMCH.com with Jamie Vaske, Aaron Plein and Bill Logan tonight around 7:15pm.
Our Area Online and Playback Game of the Week will come from Jones County as Anamosa hosts Monticello in the 78th meeting for the Cowbell. Sports Director Jon Swisher, Kevin Barnes and Brent Meier will have the call live on our 2nd stream at KMCH.com and played back after the WD/Indee game onKMCH and KMCH.com main stream.
Elsewhere around the area tonight:
Maquoketa Valley hosts Ed-Co in Delhi
Beckman travels to Guttenberg to face Clayton Ridge
East Buchanan heads to Jesup
North Linn welcomes in North Tama
Cascade entertains Maquoketa
Western Dubuque takes the short drive into Dubuque to face Wahlert
Starmont has North Butler at home
Week 1 pregame show interview with Jon Swisher and WD Hawks head coach Doug Winkowitsch: