Eagles, Hornets to clash in scrimmage Posted in: Sports The new-look Canton Eagles will get their first opportunity to clash with an opponent not wearing green and white this week, taking on Athens beginning at 5 p.m. Aug. 20 at Norris Birdwell Stadium in the team’s first and only UIL sanctioned scrimmage prior to the season opener in Mineola. Canton ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!