SALYERSVILLE - The Magoffin County High School football program has finalized and released its 2017 schedule.
The Hornets are scheduled to host East Carter in a season-opener on Aug. 18.
Familiar opponents fill Magoffin County's 2017 schedule.
Magoffin County has additional home games scheduled versus Harlan, Knott County Central, Estill County and Breathitt County.
The Hornets are slated to visit Lawrence County, East Ridge, Betsy Layne, Powell County and Morgan County for other games.
Magoffin County is due to host Class 3A, District 7 rival Breathitt County for a regular-season finale on October 20.
Under the guidance of first-year head coach Justin Combs, Magoffin County concluded the 2016 season 2-8. Magoffin County posted back-to-back wins over Betsy Layne and Morgan County during the 2016 campaign.
The Hornets will open preseason practice in preparation for the 2017 season in mid-July. Prior to kicking off the 2017 season against East Carter, Magoffin County will take the field for preseason action.
Magoffin County's 2017 schedule follows.
Magoffin County High School Football
Aug. 18 East Carter, 7:30 p.m.
Aug. 25 at Lawrence County, 7:30 p.m.
Sept. 1 at East Ridge, 7:30 p.m.
Sept. 8 at Betsy Layne, 7:30 p.m.
Sept. 15 Harlan, 7:30 p.m.
Sept. 22 at Powell County, 7:30 p.m.
Sept. 29 at Morgan County, 7:30 p.m.
Oct. 6 Knott County Central, 7:30 p.m.
Oct. 13 Estill County, 7:30 p.m.
Oct. 20 Breathitt County, 7:30 p.m.