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Football season just around the corner

Posted July 11, 2012 by Mike McGinnis in Sports
student athletes practice football drills

Eagles’ head coach Mike Rude (center) demonstrates defensive maneuvers at a clinic held this past week.

Preparations are now underway for the Vienna-Goreville fall football season in Johnson County. V-G’s first practice will be August 8. The squad will open its season Saturday, August 25, with a home game against Chester. Kick-off is set for 1:00 p.m.

The Eagles’ head coach Mike Rude (above) demostrated several manuvors to potential linemen and linebackers Monday during a defensive camp being held this week.

A complete team camp is scheduled for July 23-27, from 6 – 8 p.m. each evening.

 2012 Football Schedule

Date Time H/A Opponent
Aug 25 1:00 H Chester
Aug 31 7:00 A McLeansboro (Hamilton County)
Sep 8 1:00 H Fairfield
Sep 15 1:00 H Sesser (S.-Valier)
Sep 21 7:00 A Elkville (Elverado)
Sep 28 7:00 A Carmi (C.-White County)
Oct 6 1:00 H Christopher
Oct 12 7:00 A Eldorado
Oct 20 1:00 A Johnston City