** MEDIA ALERT ** MEDIA ALERT **
COMCAST HOMETOWN NETWORK TO TELEVISE #1 VALLEY CHRISTIAN VS.
#2 BELLARMINE HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL ON SATURDAY 10/23
Friday’s Game Will Also Be Televised on Sunday and Available Via On Demand
Comcast Hometown Network (Channel 104) www.comcasthometown.com will be taping the Bellarmine (6-0, 3-0) at Valley Christian (San Jose) (6-0, 3-0) high school football game on Friday night, 10/22, and televising the game on Saturday, 10/23, at 8:30 p.m. and on Sunday, 10/24, at 1:00 p.m., as well as the following Wednesday at 7:00 p.m. and Friday at 7:00 p.m. Both teams are undefeated and Valley Christian is ranked by MaxPreps as #1 in the Central Coast Section and #6 in the state, while Bellarmine is ranked #2 in the Central Coast Section.
The game will also be available any time of the day or night via Comcast's popular ON DEMAND platform, which is free to Comcast digital customers. To view Comcast Hometown Network games ON DEMAND, Comcast Digital Cable customers can tune to Channel 1 on their Digital Cable lineup or press the ON DEMAND button on their remote control, then click on the "Get Local" section, then click on "Local Sports."
The play-by-play announcer for Comcast Hometown Network’s high school football games is Dan Dibley of sports radio station KNBR 680 AM. Former San Jose SaberCats head coach Darren Arbet will handle the color analyst duties, and Sarah Curry from the Fitz and Brooks Show on KNBR 680 AM will serve as sideline reporter.
The game will played this Friday night at Valley Christian High School at 7:30 p.m.; and televised on Comcast Hometown Network, Channel 104 on Saturday, 10/23 at 8:30 p.m. and Sunday, 10/24 at 1:00 p.m., as well as the following Wednesday at 7:00 p.m. and Friday at 7:00 p.m.
Taping of Bellarmine High School at Valley Christian (San Jose) High School football game
Valley Christian High School
100 Skyway Drive, San Jose, CA 95111
The only place to see these local high school football games is on Comcast Hometown Network (Channel 104). The games are not carried by other video or satellite providers. For more information and the complete season schedule, go to: http://comcastcalifornia.mediaroom.com.
Comcast Hometown Network (CHN) is a regional cable network produced by Comcast and available in the San Francisco Bay Area and Central California on Digital Channel 104. Available to more than 1.6 million homes in Northern and Central California as a part of Comcast’s commitment to the communities that it serves, Comcast Hometown Network is a 24/7 channel that includes original regional programming, Comcast Hometown Sports (CHS), and unique local content that you can’t get anywhere else.
Comcast Hometown Network has quickly become one of the top destinations for local sports coverage. The network continues to produce and televise LIVE Friday night minor league baseball games from the Class A Advanced California League, featuring the San Jose Giants, Stockton Ports, Modesto Nuts or Visalia Rawhide. In addition, CHN also televises key high school basketball games featuring prominent prep programs throughout Northern and Central California in January and February.