We here at TVW can't wait for the weekend to begin our football coverage.

So we've got exclusive live coverage of games under the Friday night lights -- high school football beginning August 24.

Here's our 2012 broadcast schedule:

Friday, August 24

  • 7 p.m. Waunakee at Monona Grove

Friday, August 31

  • 7 p.m. Deforest at Waunakee

Friday, September 7

  • 7:30 p.m. Madison Memorial versus Madison West (Mansfield Stadium)

Friday, September 14

  • 7 p.m. Madison Edgewood at Oregon

Friday, September 21

  • 7:30 p.m. Middleton at Verona

Friday, September 28

  • 7:30 p.m. Sun Prairie at Middleton

Friday, October 5

  • 7 p.m. Jefferson at Brodhead

Friday, October 12

  • 7:30 p.m. Janesville Craig vs. Janesville Parker (Monterey Stadium)

Programming note: On high school football Fridays, the preempted back-to-back episodes of "Monk" will air Saturday nights from 7-9 PM.