SaberCats Football Important Dates
~2018 Spring & Summer Schedules~ updated 4/17/18 (dates & times subject to change)
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January 2nd – May 18th Off-Season Training
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday
6:10 a.m. – 7:10 a.m. before school
Wednesday Workouts as requested by athletes
May 1st First day incoming Freshman can formally workout with their chosen high school team. For those interested, please contact Coach Biggs to discuss.
May 2nd Parent meeting in the Roundhouse with Coach
6:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Incoming Freshmen parents only
7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. All parent Meeting
May 21st – 23rd Combine Testing -Details to come We will test all athletes in speed, agility, jumping and lifting exercises to gauge their level for fall. Workouts to take place after school.
May 24th Senior/Junior Equipment Checkout 3:00 p.m.
May 25th Sophomore/Freshmen Equipment Checkout 3:00 p.m.
May 29th – June 1st Summer Padded Practice 3:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. All levels
Saturday, June 2nd Intra-squad Scrimmage 8 a.m. (followed by Family Summer Kickoff – details to come)
June 5th & 7th Weight Training 7:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
June 5th – 8th Summer Padded Practice 3:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. All levels
June 9th Summer Scrimmage at Fossil. 8:00 a.m.
June 11th – June 29th Summer Strength and Conditioning Phase I
Monday & Friday 7:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. (Pickup @ 9:30 a.m.)
Tuesday & Thursday 6:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. (Pickup @ 9:30 a.m.)
June 12th Custom Mouthguards at Crane & Seager Ortho. 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
June 12th Fossil Football Summer 7 v 7 Evening Passing League 6:30 p.m.
June 26th Fossil Football Summer 7 v 7 Evening Passing League 6:30 p.m.
June 30th – Sunday July 8th Summer Break – No Workouts Best time for vacations if possible
July 9th – August 2nd Summer Strength and Conditioning Phase II
Monday & Friday 7:00 a.m.- 9:30 a.m. (Pickup @ 9:30 a.m.)
Tuesday & Thursday 6:30 a.m.- 9:30 a.m. (Pickup @ 9:30 a.m.)
July 10th Fossil Football Summer 7 v 7 Evening Passing League 6:30 p.m.
July 26th Custom Mouthguards at Crane & Seager Ortho. 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
August 1st Summer Workout 7:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
August 2nd Sabercat Showcase and Picture Day 2:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
*EVERYTHING AFTER THIS POINT IS MANDATORY*
August 6th – August 10th Fall Camp Practice 3:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Saturday, August 11th Intra-squad scrimmage 7:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
August 13th – August 16th Fall Camp Practice 3:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Friday, August 17th Freshman Transition Day at Fossil
Fall Camp Scrimmage Opponent & Location TBD Plan on After School till Late Evening
Monday, August 20th School Starts. Game week begins. Practice will always be after school & will be mandatory. Expect to always have something Saturday morning as well, whether it is a game or a practice. Sundays will always be off.
Missing practice for anything other than family emergencies will result in loss of playing time.
All illness & injuries must be cleared by athletic trainer to be excused from practice.
Every Athlete will be given 1 hour of excused practice time to use throughout the year for appointments, tutoring, make-up tests, etc. This 1 hour of excused time will not result in missed playing time.
Class schedules need to be set to not miss practice time. Example: DECA activities will no longer be an allowed excuse to miss practice. Family emergencies only.
If practice must be missed, communication is required.
Absence – Communicated
1st Miss – Sit a Quarter
2nd Miss – Sit a Half
3rd Miss – Miss Entire Game
4th Miss – Discipline to be discussed with team captains
Absence – Not Communicated
1st Miss – Miss entire Game
2nd Miss – Miss 3 games
3rd Miss – Discipline to be discussed with team captains