Area high schools find out just what they've learned in practice thus far during the first of two preseason scrimmages.

Quapaw gets the jump on the rest in the area. The Wildcats host Colcord tonight in a 6:30 p.m. towel scrimmage.

The JV teams will square off first with the varsity taking the field at about 7:15 p.m.

A watermelon feed, for football and softball players, will be held following the scrimmage.

In scrimmages Friday, Miami will be at the Rougher Festival in Muskogee with Tahlequah and Sallisaw, Fairland hosts Wyandotte, Gore and Hulbert, Commerce entertains Chelsea and Salina is at Afton.

Admission to the scrimmages at Commerce and Afton are soap and towel.