Practice kicks off
Football scrimmages scheduled for Aug. 11-12
By Greg Seubert
Area high school football teams will tune up for the regular season at respective scrimmages.
Almond-Bancroft and Marion/Tigerton are the only local teams to host a scrimmage. A-B will face Assumption, New Lisbon, Port Edwards and Wonewoc-Center at 5 p.m. Friday, Aug. 11, in Almond. Marion/Tigerton will host White Lake/Elcho at 4 p.m. that day in Marion.
Other scrimmages scheduled for Aug. 11 include:
• Waupaca vs. Ripon and Omro at Ingalls Field in Ripon, 4 p.m.
• Hortonville vs. Green Bay Southwest, Appleton West and Fox Valley Lutheran at Green Bay Southwest High School, 10 a.m.
• Amherst vs. Laconia, New Holstein and Winneconne at Winneconne High School, 4 p.m..
• Iola-Scandinavia and Wild Rose vs. Montello/Princeton/Green Lake, Randolph, Reedsville, St. Mary Catholic, Crivitz and Lourdes Academy at Titan Stadium in Oshkosh, 4:30 p.m.
• Weyauwega-Fremont and Clintonville vs. Berlin and Columbus at Berlin High School, 6 p.m.
Manawa is scheduled to travel to Ozaukee High School in Fredonia Saturday, Aug. 12, for a 10 a.m. scrimmage with Ozaukee, Ronald Reagan and Milwaukee Washington.
New London does not have a scrimmage on the practice schedule.