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Friday night lights shine bright on Lincoln County Football Jamboree

Taft Tiger Football
Photos by Justin Werner

Coquille, Newport, Tillamook and Toledo high schools joined the host Taft Tigers on Friday for the Lincoln County Football Jamboree at Voris Field.

Lincoln County Football Jamboree 2018

Taft 7-12 Tigers hosted the Lincoln County Football Jamboree Friday night. JV and varsity teams played Toledo, Newport, Coquille and Tillamook high schools. The exibition event was at Voris Field in Lincoln City.

Posted by Lincoln City Homepage on Friday, August 24, 2018

Junior varsity and varsity squads ran a series of plays on a divided field for about three hours in preparation for the upcoming season. A set of contests were played on a 40-yard field using NHFS/OSAA rules. Each team was entitled 18 offensive snaps.

The Tigers open their season Friday, Aug. 31, at Harrisburg. The Newport Cubs open their season Friday at Tillamook, while the Toledo Boomers are at Nestucca.

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