13WMAZ #Tailgate13 Show to Premier on Campus for Football vs. Stratford

MACON, Ga. – 13WMAZ, Macon’s local CBS affiliate, has announced plans to broadcast its “#Tailgate13” high school football show at 5 and 6 p.m. on FPD’s campus on Friday night, Oct. 14, prior to FPD’s home Region-7 football game against arch-rival Stratford Academy.

The show previews local high school football games in the area and showcases the local “Game of the Week.”

This week’s chosen “Game of the Week” is FPD vs. Stratford.

Kickoff is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. at Austin Childers Field at George S. Johnson Stadium.

The “#Tailgate13” set will be set up at the entrance of Viking Fanfare on the practice field between the football stadium and FPD Softball Complex.

Students, faculty, family, friends and fans are all encouraged to come early to Viking Fanfare, cheer on the Vikings and to be live behind anchors Frank Malloy and Ben Jones during the 5 and 6 p.m. shows.

The Vikings are 5-1 (1-1 Reg. 7-A) in 2016, most recently defeating the Wilkinson County High School Warriors 35-17 on Homecoming 2016 on Oct. 7.

More information will be posted throughout the week on 13WMAZ’s “#Tailgate13” show.

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