With the start of the 2015 football season getting closer with each passing day, the Apalachee High School Wildcats have seen their practice routine change somewhat this week.
With the school year beginning seemingly earlier this year, AHS is now practicing in the afternoons as teachers returned for pre-planning this week.
The Wildcats attended a Fellowship of Christian Athletes sponsored camp at Riverside Military Academy in Gainesville last week.
First-year head coach Steve Sims said it was a good opportunity to see where the team was at and what it still needed to work on.
As far as moving practice to the afternoons, Sims admits it will be tough, but at this point, it’s the only option for the team. Georgia High School Association rules allow teams to practice in full pads beginning Aug. 1.
Sims continues to settle into his new role at AHS and while he has been on the job for several months now, there is still some level of adjustment.
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