ANCHORAGE, Alaska (KTUU) - The Alaska prep football season will begin Friday, and the Alaska Sports Broadcasting Network has released its Week 1 poll for the 2018 season.
Both No. 1 teams Bartlett and Soldotna are defending state champions, but will have tough tests in Week 1. The Stars kick off against third-ranked West Friday, and Bartlett will play Baldwin High School on Maui August 11.
Division I Poll
Also receiving votes: Colony
- West Valley
Also receiving votes: North Pole, Kenai, Houston, Kodiak, and Homer.
Week 1 Schedule
West vs. Soldotna 6:30 p.m. Soldotna High School (KTUU Tailgate Tour Game of the Week)
East vs. Chugiak 7:00 p.m. Chugiak High School
Colony vs. South 7:00 p.m. South High School
Service vs. West Valley 7:00 p.m. West Valley High School
Houston vs. Eagle River 7:00 p.m. Houston High School
Redington vs. Seward 7:00 p.m. Redington High School
Kenai Central vs. Lathrop 1:00 p.m. Lathrop High School
Juneau vs. Palmer 2:00 p.m. Palmer High School
Wasilla vs. Dimond 2:00 p.m. Dimond High School