2017 Football Season Opens Friday Night at Marshfield

The Ava Bears will open the 2017 varsity football season this Friday night in non-conference play at Marshfield. Game time is 7 o’clock. The first home game for the Football Bears will be next Friday night, Aug. 25, when the Bears host Forsyth. Ava’s football coaching staff, shown above with the team, includes (at left) head coach Dan Swofford and assistant coach Joe Shantz; and at right, coaches Garrett Baird, Casey Merrifield and Rick Supancic.