The Ready High School football football team edged Briggs 24-21 on Sept. 3 at Upper Arlington to improve to 1-1.

The Ready High School footballfootball team edged Briggs 24-21 on Sept. 3 at Upper Arlington to improve to 1-1.

On Friday, Sept. 9, the Knights will play host to Cincinnati Hills Christian Academy at Hilliard Bradley. CHCA reached the second round of the Division V playoffs last season and finished 10-2, including beating Ready 35-14 in week 4.

The Eagles' top returnee is senior running back Kesean Gamble, who rushed for 557 yards and 18 touchdowns last fall.

Against Briggs, junior running back Devin Dukes didn't play the final three-plus quarters because of illness. Sophomore quarterback Austin Aiello threw for 109 yards and two touchdowns, and the Knights held off a late rally.

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