Charlotte, NC (August 16, 2011) –A new season of Time Warner Cable’s Game of the Week kicks off Friday with more games and the best high school football matchups from across the state. Along with great competitions in Charlotte, Raleigh, Fayetteville, Wilmington and Newport, Time Warner Cable is also featuring the best in North Carolina private school rivalries.
“Only Time Warner Cable brings you statewide games throughout the season right through the playoffs and championship game on December 3,” says Jason Lockhart, Carolina On Demand manager. “From instant replays to colorful commentary, you won’t miss a single play.”
The games will be recorded live and available for playback the next day on Carolina On Demand, Channel 199 or 1047. Digital cable customers can watch the games on Carolina On Demand free of charge at a time that is convenient for them.
In order to insure the best matchups, a decision on which local games to carry will be made about a week in advance. The Game of the Week will be announced on Tuesday nights on News 14 Carolina’s Sports Night, North Carolina’s only half-hour sports show liveevery night at 10pm. A total of 28 games from the season will be featured.
The first few weeks of games are set:
Butler (Matthews) at Mallard Creek (Charlotte)
Dudley (Greensboro) at Ragsdale (Jamestown)
Havelock at New Bern
Southern Durham at Jack Britt (Fayetteville)
Richmond (Rockingham) at Anson (Wadesboro)
Middle Creek (Cary) at Garner
In addition to coverage on Carolina On Demand, Time Warner Cable will also feature game highlights and behind the scenes interviews on Carolina On Demand’s Facebook page.
The 2011 Game of the Week season is sponsored by Discount Tire and the Charlotte Motor Speedway.
For more information about Carolina On Demand and the Time Warner Cable Game of the Week, visit www.news14.com and click on sports.
About Time Warner Cable
Time Warner Cable’s East Region provides technologically advanced video, Internet and telephone services to more than 5.9 million residential and business customers. Time Warner Cable’s East Region serves more than 1,300 cities in nine states, including Alabama, Maine, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New Hampshire, New York, North Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia. The East Region has more than 17,000 employees focused on delivering the company’s mission every day by connecting people and businesses with information, entertainment and each other.
Time Warner Cable is the second-largest cable operator in the U.S., with well-clustered systems located mainly in five geographic areas — New York State (including New York City), the Carolinas, Ohio, southern California (including Los Angeles) and Texas. Time Warner Cable serves more than 14 million customers who subscribe to one or more of its video, high-speed data and voice services. Time Warner Cable Business Class offers a suite of phone, Internet, Ethernet and cable television services to businesses of all sizes. Time Warner Cable Media, the advertising arm of Time Warner Cable, offers national, regional and local companies innovative advertising solutions that are targeted and affordable. More information about the services of Time Warner Cable is available at www.timewarnercable.com, www.twcbc.com and www.twcmedia.com.