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Wake Forest to host football jamboree

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WAKE FOREST — Wake Forest High School will host the 2019 HighSchoolOT Jamboree on Saturday, Aug. 17. The scrimmages will feature 12 teams playing six games starting at 1 p.m.

Admission for the event is $7. There will be concessions, booths, sponsors and activities for fans. Wake Forest is the three-time defending 4AA state champion and the winner of 45 straight games.

The Cougars will open the day at 1 p.m. against South View. Enloe will face off against Clayton at 2:20 p.m. Apex Friendship will battle Southern Durham at 3:40 p.m. Millbrook will take on New Hanover at 5:20 p.m.

Holly Springs will go up against Pine Forest at 6:40 p.m. The final game of the day will be Middle Creek vs. Cardinal Gibbons at 8 p.m.

For more information about the event, contact Wake Forest High School athletic director Mike Joyner at