WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - The 27th annual BB&T Football Jamboree will be held Friday, Aug. 16 at Legion Stadium in Wilmington.
The jamboree will begin at 5 p.m. with a cheerleading showcase featuring squads from New Hanover, Laney, Hoggard, West Brunswick, Whiteville, Wallace-Rose Hill, South Columbus, South Brunswick, Jacksonville and Ashley high schools.
Football scrimmages will get underway at 6 p.m. The match-ups in order are: Hoggard vs. Whiteville; Jacksonville vs. South Brunswick; New Hanover vs. Wallace-Rose Hill; Laney vs. West Brunswick and Ashley vs. South Columbus.
Each game consists of two 12-minute periods.
Advance tickets are $4 and available at all BB&T branches in Whiteville, Wilmington, Wallace, Rose Hill, Shallotte, Southport, Tabor City and Jacksonville. Tickets are $6 at the gate.
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