But at least with students returning to school, it means the beginning of a new fall athletics season. Here's a few Varsity football season openers from area high schools to look forward to:
The Chaminade Red Devils host the Rockwood Summit Falcons, on Friday, Aug. 30, at 7 p.m. at Chaminade.
The John Burroughs Bombers host the Central (Cape Girardeau) Tigers on Saturday, Aug. 31, at 1 p.m. at John Burroughs.
The Ladue Horton Watkins Rams play the Parkway Central Colts on Friday, Aug. 30, at 7 p.m. at Parkway Central High School.
The MICDS Rams play the Hillsboro Hawks on Friday, Aug. 23, at 6 p.m. at Hillsboro.
Check out each team's schedule:
- Chaminade Red Devils 2013 Varsity football schedule
- John Burroughs Bombers 2013 Varsity football schedule
- Ladue Horton Watkins Rams 2013 Varsity football schedule
- MICDS Rams 2013 Varsity football schedule