New Palestine, last year’s 4A No. 1-ranked team, hosted Scecina in a scrimmage Friday. Blake Luker (No. 8 in photos) is expected to be the Dragons’ starting quarterback when they open the season Friday at Whiteland.
Elsewhere around Hancock County, Eastern Hancock traveled to Centerville, Greenfield-Central visited Tri-West and Mt. Vernon hosted Speedway.
The 2012 opening-night lineup for Friday, Aug. 17:
EH vs. Indpls. Tindley at Arlington, 7 p.m.
LAST YEAR: N/A, 1st meeting
G-C vs. New Castle, 7:30 p.m.
LAST YEAR: G-C 43, NC 13
MV vs. Kokomo, 7 p.m.
LAST YEAR: Mt. Vernon 21, Kokomo 7
NP at Whiteland, 7:30 p.m.
LAST YEAR: New Pal 16, Whiteland 14
The Daily Reporter's 2012 Hancock County Football Preview:
A special 24-page section in Thursday’s paper will feature complete coverage for Eastern Hancock, Greenfield-Central, Mt. Vernon and New Palestine, including: rosters, projected starters, players to keep an eye on, predictions, interviews with players and coaches and in-depth features.