September's here and that means football.

In high school, Football Alberta's released its pre-season and early-season rankings.

Foothills comp in Okotoks is ranked 8th in Tier I.

The Holy Trinity Academy Knights are number one in Tier II after beating St. Paul's out of Manitoba 26-14.

And, Willow Creek out of Claresholm is 5th in Tier IV.

In the Calgary Bantam Football Association the Foothills Eagles got things started on the wrong foot.

They opened the season last weekend dropping a 44-24 decision to the Stampeders.

This past Saturday they were defeated 44-8 by the Wildcats.

The Eagles take on the Colts September 9th at 1:00 p.m. at Shouldice Park in the city.


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