FCHS sports underway: Let the games begin

Varsity volleyballers against Radford last season.
Varsity volleyballers against Radford last season.

Most local high school sports kick off this week as the Floyd County High Schools hit the football field with a season opener in Christiansburg and the volleyball lady Buffaloes play away at Fort Chiswell Tuesday night and at home Thursday against Patrick County.

Golf has been underway for a week or so and the JV boys tee off against Patrick Henry at Roanoke Country Club at 4:00 p.m. Monday and James River Thursday at Botetourt Golf Club against James River at 1:00 p.m. Thursday.

The varsity golfers play Carroll County at Old Mill Golf Course Tuesday at 2:30 p.m. and face Magna Vista at Great Oaks Thursday at 1:00 p.m.

Middle school footballers face Christiansburg at home Thursday at 5:30 p.m., followed by junior varsity at 7:00.

Football varsity Buffaloes open their season Friday against the Blue Demons of Chrstiansburg.  Kickoff at 7:00 p.m.  The team returns home next week against Patrick County.

Cross country also gets underway next week with a match against Giles in Pearisburg Wednesday and in Christiansburg on Saturday.

Let the games begin.

Buffaloes scrimmage against Cave Spring this season.


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