ROANOKE, Va. (WFXR) — WFXR Sports Jermaine Ferrell, David DeGuzman, and Ryan Moye bring you our annual Friday Night Blitz Preview Special. Jermaine, David, and Ryan bring you a look at the upcoming 2022 high school football season. New this year with Friday Night Blitz is the start time of the show as it will begin each Friday at 10:40pm.

Stories in our preview show include a look at Liberty Christian, Galax, and North Cross looking to finish after falling in the state finals. Ryan Moye shares the story of North Cross running back Ian Cann making a comeback after injury.

David DeGuzman speaks with Heritage running back Rajan Booker and how he uses the football field as a sanctuary. Jermaine Ferrell talks with Liberty’s new head coach in Daryl Robertson. Robertson is coming back to coach at his alma mater.

Ryan takes a look at the Auburn Eagles making a return to football after a long layoff. Jermaine catches up with Alleghany and Covington High Schools as both teams are playing in their final seasons. Both schools will merge to become Alleghany Cougars High School in the 2023-2024 school year.

David gives us a video essay on what Friday nights in the fall mean to the players.