High School football practice gets underway

All four football teams in Calhoun County hit the field Monday morning to begin preparing for the Aug. 17 season opener.

Two-a-days are on tap for each team this week leading into the start of school next Wednesday for Bruce, Calhoun City and Vardaman and the following week for Calhoun Academy. Photos by Joel McNeece

Calhoun City opened football practice at 7 a.m. Monday morning. Pictured above is the offensive unit running through some plays. Pictured, from left, on the line is Chris Easley, Tanner Bailey, Jordan England, QB?Chakel Gates, Brooks Goodson and Tyler Evans.

Vardaman QB Cody Jenkins talks to his teammates in a huddle at Ram practice Monday morning.

Calhoun Academy Cougars Rhett McCormick, Avery Woodcock and Cameron Bryant back pedal during a blocking drill.

Bruce Trojans Darrian Sullivan, Latrell Marks and Russ Owen work on special teams at Monday's practice.