The Ellsworth Eagles Football Team is set to open the 2018 season tonight, August 31st at home against the Dexter Tigers. WDEA's Chris Popper spoke with Head Football Coach Duane Crawford about the team's preparation, nerves, and keys to victory for the Ellsworth Eagles

Tonight's game will be live streamed on the EHS Athletics Facebook Page. If you can't be at Tug White Stadium for the kick-off at 7PM you can watch the game on your computer, tablet or smartphone. Fans attending are asked to bring a non-perishable food item or pack of diapers for the Loaves and Fishes Food Cupboard in Ellsworth.