click Countess missed the 2012 season after a knee injury in the season opener and last year played with lower abdominal pain. He was somewhat limited and played and practiced through the discomfort. It affected his speed and movement, he said. I played all last year just kind of banged up a little bit, he said. I didnt feel like myself completely on game days, (and) throughout the week during practice.
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Those four will likely be the bedrock for this team as it begins its quest to win a district title in the new District 3-6A. The Lady Bulldogs finished tied for fourth last year with Odessa Permian and won a tiebreaker to earn the postseason berth. Midland High will start workouts without setter Emily Wickman, who is recovering from a broken foot, but will return later this month. However, even without Wickman, Lopez is still expecting a quick start. I feel like our offensive game is going to be fast, Lopez said.
High School Football Fall Practice Begins Monday
Though it's not really like it went anywhere. Throughout the spring and summer, our area's athletes have been practicing their crafts with their teams and also in camps on their own. Starting Monday morning, the high school fall sports season opens across the state and the chase towards a state championship begins. Fresh starts, new coaching tenures, and limitless possibilities start Monday and Tuesday when teams practice without pads, no contact drills at first. They can put pads on starting Wednesday, but full contact isn't allowed until day six of practice.