It’s time again for Friday night lights as area high school football teams take the field for week two of the 2021 season!

WLAQ 1410 AM/96.9 FM is again your radio home for Darlington football. The Tigers will open their season this evening with a match versus Whitefield Academy. Kick off is slated for 7:30 pm at Chris Hunter Stadium. Listen via radio dial or online at

Hear WLAQ Sports’ picks of the week during Gridiron Pickers, sponsored by the Riverside Auto Group, at 5 pm. Stay tuned to WLAQ after tonight’s game for scores from across the region during the High School Football Scoreboard Show, sponsored by Rome Orthopaedic Center.

In other games that are on tap for this evening involving area teams:

Towns County at Armuchee

Coosa at Trion

LaFayette at Model

Pepperell at Heard County

Cass at Adairsville

McCallie at Calhoun

Cartersville at West Forsyth

Gordon Central at Northwest Whitfield

Woodland at Osborne

Hearts Academy at Unity Christian School