J.H. Rose football season opener moved to Thursday night

Because of the threat of rain in the Greenville area on Friday night, officials have moved the J.H. Rose - New Hanover season opening football game to Thursday at 7:30pm.

Rampants head coach Dave Wojtecki cited current field conditions and more rain expected Friday as the reason for the re-scheduling. WITN is predicting a 30 percent chance of rain on Friday night with a 20 percent chance on Thursday.

Stay tuned to WITN and witn.com for any other week one postponements or cancellations in high school football.