There's no doubt that Norcross High football has been killing it this season with its undefeated streak.
This Friday, Nov. 16, marks the first game of the playoffs, and the Blue Devils are facing the Chattahoochee High Cougars. Kickoff is at 7:30 p.m. and tickets are $10.
If you're unable to attend the game in person, it doesn't mean you have to miss the excitement completely. PlayOn! Sports is streaming nearly 40 live first-round football games online this weekend, and the Norcross v. Chattahoochee game is one of them.
The streaming video is a combination of the PlayOn School Broadcast Program and school-led production.
About the broadcast program: The PlayOn School Broadcast Program allows participating schools in Georgia to produce and broadcast TV-like events for live and on demand viewing via the GHSA Network. Each school has an individual school branded page as part of the PlayOn! Sports national video portal that allows students to produce and distribute high quality events throughout the year, including regular season sports, graduation, concerts, news programs, and other school activities. Each broadcast boasts TV-like features, including graphic overlays, scoring, sponsor graphics, and video commercial breaks.
About PlayOn! Sports: PlayOn! Sports is the largest rights holder, producer and aggregator of high school sports events distributed across television, the Internet, and IP-video enabled mobile devices. By combining State Athletic Associations’ postseason content with the regular season events of member schools, PlayOn provides marketers with a unique multi-media platform solution to reach teens, young adults and families. PlayOn is headquartered in Atlanta, Ga., with offices in the Southeast, Midwest and California.
The information here came from a press release and social media.