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Wolverines trek to Gardner-Webb to face Mountaineers in final preseason jamboree

Polk County will conclude its preseason football schedule on Friday, facing Kings Mountain in the Cleveland County High School Football Jamboree at Gardner-Webb University.

The Wolverines will battle the Mountaineers at 6 p.m. in a scrimmage slated to last for an hour. Admission for the event is $10.

Kings Mountain is looking to rebound from a 2-9 season in 2013 under head coach Greg Lloyd. Senior quarterback Brandon Bell is expected to be among the team leaders.

Six more teams will be in action following the Polk-Kings Mountain opener. The rest of the schedule includes:

7 p.m.: Crest vs. Northern Guilford
8 p.m.: Burns vs. A.C. Reynolds
9 p.m.: Shelby vs. Forestview

Polk County opens its regular season on Friday, Aug. 22 at Shelby.

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