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Updated: Saturday, August 17 2013, 12:41 AM EDT
Prep football season begins in seven days. Dress rehearsals on Friday, as teams get ready for the real deal with scrimmages. In Burnsville, it was Swain County vs Mountain Heritage. Both coaches says this is a good thing for their teams to prepare for the real deal.
McDowell High School hopes to play physical football in 2013 in an attempt to match last year's banner season. The Titans have two one thousand yard rushers, and a mobile quarterback and hopefully that will help overcome an inexperienced group of young Titans.
One of the mountains top basketball players, Travis Waldroup Rodriguez has committed to play in college at West Point.