Access Sacramento's live coverage of Friday night football opens Aug. 29 with Rocklin vs. Pleasant Grove at Sheldon High School. A total of 18 schools will be seen over the 10 game football TV schedule.
Mid-Season Game of the Week switches to girl's volleyball for a week, covering Grant at Sheldon.
Veteran announcer Will James will handle the play by play broadcasts again this season after originating the Game of the Week on Access Sacramento in 1996.
James is joined again this season for football by former Del Campo coach Jim Dimino, who will provide analysis of the games.
The third member of the broadcast team this season will be Rick Stewart, who will handle halftime coaches' and post-game player-of-the-game interviews.
Ten high school football games and one girls' Volleyball game will be presented from Aug. 29 to Nov. 7. Playoff football coverage has not been determined.
Games are presented live on Friday's at 7 p.m. on Comcast and Consolidated Communications (SureWest) cable channel 17 and AT&T U-Verse channel 14. Games are also streamed live fromwww.AccessSacramento.org from the "Watch TV 17" button.
Previews of the upcoming contests and video highlights after the games will be provided from Access Sacramento's news blog website AccessLocal.TV.
Same day and in-broadcast instant updates are available from Game of the Week on Twitter @SacGOTW.
Aug. 29 Rocklin vs. Pleasant Grove at Sheldon; Sept. 5 Sacramento at El Camino; Sat. Sept. 13 Jesuit vs. Christian Brothers at Sac City College; Sept. 19 Burbank at Folsom; Sept. 26 Granite Bay at Folsom; Oct. 3 Girl's Volleyball Grant at Sheldon (taped from Oct. 2); Oct. 10 Casa Roble vs. Vista del Lago at Folsom; Oct. 17 Grant at Monterey Trail; Oct. 24 Del Campo at Antelope; Oct. 31 Rio Linda at Inderkum; Nov. 7 Pleasant Grove vs. Franklin at Cosumnes Oaks.