Varsity football schedule released

Season will open Aug. 17 at Lucas Oil Stadium

Megaphone Staff

The athletics department has released the varsity football schedule for the 2018 season.

The season opens on Aug. 17, with Head Coach Mr. Bill Peebles’ team taking on Noblesville at 6 p.m. at Lucas Oil Stadium.

Home games are considered those hosted by the Irish even though they don’t actually have a home field: Aug. 31 vs. Cincinnati Elder at 7 p.m. at Marian University; Sept. 14 vs. Cincinnati St. Xavier at 7:30 p.m. at UIndy; Sept. 28 vs. Union (Kentucky) Ryle at 7:30 p.m. at Arsenal Tech.

The Irish will hit the road for games at Brownsburg (Aug. 24 at 7 p.m.), Bishop Chatard (Sept. 7 at 7 p.m.), Jeffersonville (Sept. 21 at 7 p.m.), Lakewood (Ohio) St. Edward (Oct. 6 at 1 p.m.) and Center Grove (Oct. 12 at 7 p.m.)