The football team will kick off the 2012 season against Chippewa Valley in the Detroit Sports Commission Prep Kickoff Classic at Wayne State University on Friday, Aug. 24, according to a press release.
Dearborn and Chippewa Valley will play for the third straight season. The Pioneers won both games, including a 29-28 overtime victory over the Big Reds in 2011.
This year, Dearborn and Chippewa Valley will meet at 4:30 p.m. on Aug. 24 at Tom Adams Field in Wayne State.
The Detroit Sports Commission Prep Kickoff Classic formerly was called the Big Day Prep Showdown.