(WHTM) — High school football returns in the Midstate for the 2023 season with teams Week 1 games across the Mid Penn Conference, Lancaster-Lebanon, and York Adams.

Week 1 of the 27th season of Friday Night Football on abc27 featured the Game of the Week: Lower Dauphin vs. Middletown.

Below is a complete list of highlights from the 16 games abc27 covered on Friday, August 25, 2023.

Friday Night Football returns for its 27th season on abc27. Started in 1997 by longtime abc27 Sports Director Gregg Mace, FNF was the first of its kind in Central PA.

Back in 2018, the show was expanded to 45 minutes of highlights, analysis and reaction. It remains the longest show in the Midstate highlighting high school football for thirteen weeks of the season.

You can watch abc27 Friday Night Football starting at 11:15 p.m. each Friday night on television, or on the web on our Watch Live page. Sports Director Allie Berube, Jared Phillips and John Repetz break down the best games in the area, bring you closer to the action and give you a comprehensive look at the Mid Penn Conference, Lancaster-Lebanon League and YAIAA each week.