Fightins unveil Gridiron Classic in Baseballtown

Football to be played at FirstEnergy Stadium

READING, Pa. - At least eight high school and college football games will be played at FirstEnergy Stadium in Reading during the 2018 season, part of the Baseballtown Gridiron Classic the Reading Fightin Phils announced on Thursday morning.

It marks the return of high school football back to the stadium since the last games were held there in 1982.

The Fightins tweeted out the design of how the field will be positioned on the field.

Currently eight games are scheduled for 2018, with an open date for a ninth game. Here is the schedule right now:

Thursday, September 20, 2018        Muhlenberg Muhls at Exeter Eagles                                7PM

Friday, September 21, 2018           Governor Mifflin Mustangs at Reading Red Knights          7PM

Saturday, September 22, 2018   Conrad Weiser Scouts at Twin Valley Raiders                       7PM

Thursday, September 27, 2018 Hamburg Hawks at Berks Catholic Saints                                7PM

Friday, September 28, 2018         Reading Red Knights at Daniel Boone Blazers                      7PM

Saturday, September 29, 2018                   Wilkes University at Alvernia University                   TBD

Thursday, October 4, 2018              Twin Valley Raiders at Muhlenberg Muhls                          7PM

Friday, October 5, 2018                 Hempfield Black Knights at Wilson Bulldogs                          7PM

Saturday, October 6, 2018                            OPEN AND AVAILABLE           


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