The high school football season will officially kick off later this week, and Grand Junction High School will be the first Mesa County team to take the field.

With the Southwestern League now defunct, the Grand Junction Tigers will make their debut this weekend in the South Metro League.

Other area teams will also make their debuts into other leagues as well – Fruita Monument in the Continental North, Montrose into the Foothills League, and Central moves into the Western Slope League as well as into Class 3A.

For those wishing to follow their favorite football team during the 2014 season, here are the schedules for area high schools:

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    Grand Junction High School

    1400 North 5th Street, Grand Junction

    970-254-6900

    All home games are played at Stocker Stadium, located at 12th Street and North Avenue in Grand Junction.

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    Central High School

    550 Warrior Way, Grand Junction

    970-254-6200

    All home games are played at Stocker Stadium, located at 12th Street and North Avenue in Grand Junction.

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    Fruita Monument High School

    1102 Wildcat Avenue, Fruita

    970-254-6600

    All home games are played at Stocker Stadium, located at 12th Street and North Avenue in Grand Junction.

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    Palisade High School

    3679 G Road, Palisade

    970-254-4800

    All home games are played at Stocker Stadium, located at 12th Street and North Avenue in Grand Junction.

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    Montrose High School

    600 South Selig Avenue, Montrose

    970-249-6636

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    Delta High School

    1400 Pioneer Road, Delta

    970-874-8031