Subway 21Alive Tailgate Party: Northrop (VIDEO)

By Eric Dutkiewicz - 21Alive

August 23, 2013 Updated Aug 23, 2013 at 5:54 PM EST

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (21Alive) - The regular season of the Indiana high school football season opens Friday with games all over the state.

The Subway 21Alive Tailgate Party returns for a ninth season, starting at Northrop High School for Week 1.

The Bruins host East Noble in non-conference action at Spuller Stadium.

The Northrop Tailgating Club is the biggest student section in the area, and is a lot of fun to start out the season.

"We're proud of it," club president Jack Welty says. "You hear a lot of people out here screaming, and they come out every year."

To see more from the Week 1 tailgate at Northrop, click on the video icon.

What are your thoughts CLICK HERE to leave us a "QUESTION OF THE DAY” comment.

Want to be in the know for the next weather event, the next school closing or the next big breaking news story?

TextCaster alerts from 21Alive.com are your defining source for instant information delivered right to your cell phone and email. It's free, easy and instant. Sign-Up Now!

Powered by Summit City Chevrolet

© Copyright 2015, A Granite Broadcasting Station. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.