The 2018 MetroPCS Corky Kell Classic kicks off this year for its 27th season on Thursday, August 16 at Barron Stadium in Rome and will continue into the weekend at Georgia State Stadium (formerly Turner Field) in Atlanta with two games Friday night and five games at Mercedes-Benz Stadium on Saturday. The Classic is considered by many to be the premier high school football kickoff event in the nation.
There are numerous ways to watch the action. All games will be broadcast on WATL Channel 36 (myATL) and available digitally on the 11Alive app as well as on Facebook Live on the 11Alive Facebook page and the National Federation of High School Associations Network at NFHSNetwork.com. Radio listeners in Atlanta can tune into 92.9 The Game for coverage of the games.
All games, Atlanta and Rome, will have ESPN-like Gamecast play-by-play coverage at www.scoreatl.com and www.corkykell.com, along with full game recaps. For more coverage, follow along on Twitter @scoreatlanta and @corkykell as well as Score Atlanta’s Facebook page @scoreatlantasports and the Score Atlanta Instagram @scoreatlanta. Tickets for all games can be purchased at ScoreATL.com and CorkyKell.com.