Originally created 12/03/99

SCETV to televise games



South Carolina Educational Television will show all of this weekend's South Carolina high school football finals, beginning with today's 8 p.m., Class AAAA Division II final between Aiken and Greenwood.

WEBA-Channel 14 in Allendale, S.C., is the local station for the games, which will be played at Williams-Brice Stadium in Columbia.

An assortment of South Carolina broadcasters and newspaper personnel will work the games. Marc Bryant, a Columbia radio personality, will handle play by play, and Fred Gonzales and Jim Forest will do the analysis.

The telecast will continue on Saturday beginning at 11 a.m., with the Class AA title game, then the Class AAAA Division I title game at 2 p.m., the Class A title game involving Williston-Elko at 5 p.m., and the Class AAA championship at 8 p.m.

It is the second year that SCETV has broadcast all of the state championship games.

The Georgia semifinals at the Georgia Dome on Friday, Dec. 10, and Saturday, Dec. 11, will be televised live by Georgia Public TV (WCES-Channel 20 in Wrens, Ga.) for the third straight year.

On Friday, Dec. 17, GPTV will show the Class AAA final at a home site. On Saturday, Dec. 18, GPTV will show the Class AAAA final at a home site.

South Carolina State Championships

Friday Class AAAA Division II: Aiken vs. Greenwood, 8 p.m.
Saturday Class AA: Batesburg-Leesville vs. Ninety-Six, 11 a.m.
Class AAAA Division I Dorman vs. Stratford, 2 p.m.
Class A: Williston-Elko vs. Timmonsville, 5 p.m.
Class AAA: Dillon vs. Union, 8 p.m.

Gates Open: Friday, 7 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m.
Tickets: Friday, $6; Saturday, $6 in advance, $8 at gate. Advance tickets sold at participating schools.
TV: South Carolina Educational TV (WEBA-Channel 14 in Allendale, S.C.) will show all games live.
Parking: Allowed in Fairgrounds Parking area for $5 per car and $10 per RV or bus.