With 48 percent of the vote, New Prairie High School won our next Friday Night Football Pep Rally.
This means we'll be live at New Prairie on 16 Morning News this Thursday for a pep rally, since the school is having an eLearning Day on Friday. At the pep rally, students can showcase all the great things about their school.
We'll also be back live Friday night right before the lights go on as we preview the matchup with Mishawaka.
John Glenn hosting Knox came in second 42-percent of the votes, while Marian hosting Jimtown had 9-percent of the vote.
NewsCenter 16 has a new and exciting way for you to celebrate your school, team and fans: the Friday Night Football Pep Rally – Presented by Monteith's Best-One Tire & Auto Care.
Every week we’ll pick three upcoming Friday Night Football matchups from around Michiana, and then you get to make the final call on who will be our featured matchup and host a pep rally the next week.
Here are the matchups for Sept. 14:
- Marian hosting Jimtown
- Glenn hosting Knox
- New Prairie hosting Mishawaka
(An issue with our polling system forced us to switch to a different platform. If you voted before 11:50 a.m. Friday, please re-enter your vote.)
We’ll announce the winner Monday on 16 Morning News.
That Friday, we’ll be live on 16 Morning News starting at 6 a.m. at the winner’s home turf for the Friday Night Football Pep Rally. It’s their chance to showcase all the great things about their school!
That’s not all. We'll be back live at the winning school that Friday night right before the lights go on. We’ll preview the matchup from 5-6:30 p.m.
To top it all off, NewsCenter 16 will shine the spotlight on your game during Friday Night Football at 11 p.m.