BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — Highland, Frontier and Chavez kicked off the 2022 high school football season with victories on Thursday and Friday night opens the season for the rest of Kern County schools.

The biggest matchup of the week pits local powerhouse Garces Memorial with national powerhouse Los Alamitos. The two teams play Friday at Sam Tobias Field at 7 p.m.

BHS takes on Buchanan in a premier Central Valley matchup. Last year’s league champions BCHS, Liberty and Independence all begin their seasons Friday. Wasco looks to have repeat of their magical 2021 season kicking off against South. Intra-county matchups on Friday include Kern Valley and Taft, Shafter and West, Delano and Mira Monte.

Los Alamitos 41 – Garces Memorial 0, Final

Spanish Springs 17 – Liberty 58, Final

Mission Prep 9 – BCHS 35, Final

Santa Maria 24 – East 22, Final

Independence 7 – Pioneer Valley 0, Final

Kennedy 13 – Edison 20, Final

BHS 3 – Buchanan 56, Final

Wasco 30 – South 25, Final

Shafter 46 – West 6, Final

Kern Valley 0 – Taft 29, Final

Sunnyside 50 – Golden Valley 27, Final

Ridgeview vs. Clovis West

Centennial 28 – Redwood 21, Final

Foothill 0 – Boron 8, Final

Tehachapi 52 – Burroughs 0, Final

California City 49 – Fillmore 0, Final

Delano vs. Mira Monte

Catch up on Thursday’s games at this link.

Watch highlights of Friday’s action tonight on FFX beginning at 11:11.