Gwinnett Heat football kicks off Saturday



The Gwinnett Heat Adapted Sports football team begins its season Saturday with a doubleheader at Henderson Middle School in DeKalb County.

The team plays the DeKalb Silver Streaks at 11 a.m., followed by a 1 p.m. game against the West Georgia Wolverines.

Gwinnett’s other games this season also are doubleheaders, including March 26 matchups with West Georgia and the Atlanta Wolfpack at Roosevelt Warm Springs Institute. The Heat’s only home games are part of an April 23 doubleheader at the Monarch School in Duluth — 12:30 p.m. vs. DeKalb and 4:30 p.m. vs. the Atlanta Wolfpack.

For more information on the team, e-mail Mike Phillips at Mike_Phillips@gwinnett.k12.ga.us.