Tristan Bulice, left, congratulates teammate Kason Kimbrell after Kimbrell scored a run in the Panthers’ scrimmage game with Lonoke last week. The Panthers were scheduled to open the season Tuesday but it was postponed because of winter weather. Cabot will open the season against the Vilonia Eagles on Friday at the Brian Wade Conrade Memorial Field in Cabot. The varsity game starts at 5 p.m. with the junior varsity game to follow. (Photo by Mark Buffalo)