Signs of fall: Local high school football teams preparing for season

Local high school football teams prepare for the upcoming season. [Victor Moreno]

Prep football schedule

Desert Sunrise High School
School will only play JV for 2022 season

1st at Sequoia Pathway, 4 p.m.
14th at Benjamin Franklin, 6 p.m.
21th at Glendale, 6 p.m.
29th at Payson, 6 p.m.

5th Greenway, 6 p.m.
12th Combs, 6 p.m.
19th River Valley, 4 p.m
27th Eastmark, 4 p.m.

9th at Maricopa, 6 p.m.

Maricopa High School

9th at Mesquite, 7 p.m.
16th at Skyline Mesa, 7 p.m.
23th at Sunrise Mountain, 7 p.m.
30th at Combs, 7 p.m.

14th at McClintock, 7 p.m.
21th Camelback, 7 p.m.
28th Central, 7 p.m.

4th at Fairfax, 7 p.m.
11th South Mountain, 7 p.m.

Sequoia Pathway Academy

2nd at Tombstone, 7 p.m.
9th at Willcox, 7 p.m.
16th Chandler Prep, 7 p.m.
22nd at Arete Prep
30th at Antelope, 7 p.m.

7th at Sabino
14th San Pasqual Valley, 7 p.m.
21th Gilbert Christian, 7 p.m
28th at Santa Cruz Valley, 7 p.m.

As season openers approach, Maricopa-area teams bear down