Franklin, Cherokee, Swain County Named to Top 15 Preseason Football Poll

With Football season just around the corner, several preseason polls have been released.

In the Carolina Gridiron top 15 poll, Franklin is ranked 13 in 2A, while Swain County checks in at number 8 in 1A, with Cherokee ranked at number 11.

High School Football kicks off all around the area on August 18th, with Franklin travelling to take on Asheville,  Smoky Mountain hosting Andrews, Swain County hosting Tuscola, and Cherokee goes to North Buncombe to take on the Black Hawks.