School doesn't start until next week, but high school football teams from around the valley will be back on their fields tonight as pre-conference games get under way.

School doesn't start until next week, but high school football teams from around the valley will be back on their fields tonight as pre-conference games get under way.

For local games, head to South Medford, Eagle Point or Phoenix high schools at 7 tonight; everybody else who's playing today is on the road.

Details about the upcoming season, including stories on each team, statistics and schedules, are available at www.mailtribune.com/footballpreview.