One week before the bulk of area high school football teams get their regular seasons underway, many teams hit the field on Friday for preseason scrimmages.
Members of the Wausau West football team got the chance to put on a jersey for the first time this season on Thursday. It was picture day for the Warriors, a day before they host a five-team scrimmage.
Marshfield was one of the most talented teams in the VFA last season. Unfortunately for head coach Denny Goettl and company, most of that talent has graduated.
Head coach Adam Spindler took over the Rosholt football program last season and led his new team to an undefeated conference record in 2013. But, like most teams, Rosholt will have to replace much of its production from last fall.
This season, head coach Jason Tubbs may have the toughest job in the Marawood when it comes to replacing key players.
Head coach Jeff Rosemeyer is entering his 23rd year at the helm of the program and this fall, the Hornets must replace last season's top passer, receiver, and rusher.
Head coach Pete McAdams says his team lost a lot of talent and experience to graduation but this year's Panthers plan to overcome those losses with hard work and good team chemistry.
We continue our Countdown to Kickoff, checking in with the Marathon Raiders.
The high school football regular season begins two weeks from Friday and our Countdown to Kickoff continues with D.C. Everest.
More change is in store this season for the Wausau East football team.The Lumberjacks have their second head coach in as many years, with former Merrill coach Tom Tourtillott set to take over the program.
Amherst head football coach Mark Lusic will be the first to tell you, August 22nd can't come soon enough.