Lance Fendley probably hears a loud ticking inside his head.
It’s not that the Bethlehem Christian Academy football coach recently heard any loud noises, rather, the ticking is due to a countdown clock which is quickly approaching Aug. 12.
On that date, the Knights will kick off the 2016 high school football season when they host Piedmont Academy. It is believed the game will be the earliest date for a regular season game in Barrow County.
With that always on his mind, Fendley knows the work put in now by his players is of vital importance.
“We’ve had a good month of June,” Fendley said. “We’ve had kids showing up every day to lift and condition to get ready for July. We’ve had more than 20 kids each workout and that’s a good number for us in June.”
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