Cats prep for grid season under scorching temps

Big and burly Sulphur Springs Wildcat offensive linemen pound the blocking sled during Thursday football workouts. The Wildcats have a large line which is working to get in condition for the upcoming grid campaign. The Wildcats are competing in a nine-team district for the second straight year. Numbers are down this year after Sulphur Springs graduated 32 players from the previous season. Photos by Don Wallace
Sulphur Springs players started their first week of football practice with vigor and enthusiasm. Greg Owens, Sulphur Springs head football coach, said heat was not really a factor, as the team took the field under scorching conditions. Frequent water breaks and rest sessions were the rule during Thursday workouts that started at 6 p.m. on the outside practice field. The junior varsity and…

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