Bulldog football gearing up for fall

by Chris Edwards

Coach Edd Trotter and the Colmesneil Bulldogs are gearing up for the upcoming 2014 Bulldog football season. Coach Trotter recently issued some important dates concerning Bulldog football players and the community.

At 6 p.m. on Thursday, July 31, there is a meeting scheduled at the R.B. Moffett Gym for football players' parents to attend.

Coach Trotter also wants to remind athletes about athletic physicals, which are open to any athlete who needs a physical. They will take place for incoming 7th, 9th and 11th graders at 9 a.m. on Monday, August 4th, in the R.B. Moffett gym.

Football practice is also set to begin on August 4th at 4 p.m. Players are set to report to the field house on the 4th, prior to practice, to receive their equipment. The seniors are to report at 10 a.m.; juniors at 11 a.m.; sophomores at noon and freshmen at 1 p.m. Players are to report back to the field house at 3 p.m., before practice.

At 9 a.m., on Saturday, August 9th, the Bulldogs will host a Media Day, followed by an intersquad scrimmage at 10 a.m. Coach Trotter would like to welcome parents to come and take pictures and meet the coaches during the Media Day portion of the morning.

For more information on Bulldog football, please contact Coach Edd Trotter at 409-837-5757, ext. 3009.