PIMA – The Pima Roughriders look not only to compete in 11-man football but to repeat last year’s feat in its previous lower division and become state champions.
This year, Pima is in the 2A East Region, along with Thatcher, Morenci, San Carlos, St. Johns, Round Valley and Miami. Its first tests will be away games at Miami, Ariz. and Gilbert Christian before opening at home Sept. 2 against Bisbee.
Pima Varsity Football 2016 Schedule
Date Opponent Place Time
Aug. 19 Miami Miami 7 p.m.
Aug. 26 Gilbert Christian Gilbert 7 p.m.
Sept. 2 Bisbee Pima 7 p.m.
Sept. 9 Tombstone Tombstone 7 p.m.
Sept. 23 Thatcher Pima 7 p.m.
Oct. 7 St. Johns St. Johns 7 p.m.
Oct. 14 San Carlos Pima 7 p.m.
Oct. 21 Round Valley Pima 7 p.m.
Oct. 28 Morenci Pima 7 p.m.
Nov. 5 First round playoff TBA 6 p.m.
Nov. 12 Second round playoff TBA 6 p.m.
Nov. 19 Semifinals TBA 2 or 6 p.m.
Nov. 26 Finals TBA 2 p.m.