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EA releases 2016 football schedule

Escambia Academy’s Fred Flavors runs the ball during the Cougars’ spring game last month. | File photo

Escambia Academy’s Fred Flavors runs the ball during the Cougars’ spring game last month. | File photo

Escambia Academy released its 2016 football schedule last week.

The Cougars will play five home games this season, and will play in AISA Class 2A, Region 2.

The full schedule is below:

Aug. 13 — EA vs. First Baptist School (Charleston, S.C.) at Cramton Bowl

Aug. 19 — EA vs. Abbeville Christian

Aug. 26 — Open

Sept. 2 — EA at Northview High School (Bratt, Fla.)

Sept. 9 — EA at Pickens Academy*

Sept. 16 — EA vs. Jackson Academy*

Sept. 23 — EA vs. Resurrection Catholic (Pascagoula, Miss.)

Sept. 30 — Open

Oct. 7 — EA at Clarke Prep*

Oct. 14 — EA at Lighthouse Christian (Pensacola, Fla.)

Oct. 21 — EA vs. Autauga Academy*

Oct. 28 — EA vs. Bessemer Academy

*denotes region games