The Kemper Academy Rams will open their home schedule Friday when the play host to Sharkey-Issaquena Academy of Rolling Fork in eight-man football action.

The Rams come in at 0-1 after losing at Wilkinson Academy last Friday, 54-0. Sharkey comes in at 1-0 after defeating Deer Creek 8-6 in their season opener. Last season, Deer Creek beat Kemper Academy 22-8.