Varsity: Football in the Mountains

(Photo / Colby Rabon / Asheville Citizen-Times)

ASHEVILLE, N.C. – I’ve been fortunate to report on a handful of ‘Friday Night Lights’ affairs for the Asheville Citizen-Times in recent weeks. The games provide a glimpse into a town and its people, as they turn out to support and celebrate their teams. I’ve found the people of the mountain towns of western North Carolina to be very welcoming and very knowledgeable of their football.

Here are a few links to recent games that I’ve covered. – TF