SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KELO) — KELOLAND Sports will host a high school football media day on Wednesday, August 3 at Howard Wood Field.

This event is open to all high school football teams from South Dakota. Gate G1 will be open on the west side of the Fieldhouse at Howard Wood Field. The event runs from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. CT.

The goal is to connect with teams from around the area, including coaches and players, ahead of the upcoming 2022 season.

If you plan to attend the KELOLAND Sports Media Day, we ask that you email with your season stats from 2021 or bring your stats to the event.

Important Dates – 2022

EventStart Date
9-Man & 11B First PracticeThursday, August 4
11AAA, 11AA, 11A First PracticeMonday, August 8
9-Man & 11B First ContestsThursday, August 18
11AAA, 11AA, 11A First ContestsThursday, August 25
11B & 9-Man First Round Playoffs Thursday, October 20
QuarterfinalsThursday, October 27
SemifinalsFriday, November 4
State ChampionshipsNovember 10-12

Practice for 9-Man and 11B teams begins just a day later on Thursday, August 4. The state’s three largest classes begin practice on Monday, August 8.

The first slate of games and KELOLAND SportsZone will air on Friday, August 19.