Sixteen days. That’s all that’s left standing between the Bethlehem Christian Academy football team and the first game of the 2016 season.
Playing what is believed to be the earliest date for a regular season game in Barrow County history, the Knights will usher in the new campaign on Friday, Aug. 12, when they host Piedmont Academy at 8 p.m. It will be the second season for BCA competing in on-campus home games.
Preseason summer work continues to “go well,” coach Lance Fendley said last week.
“We still have a lot of work left to do but we are getting there,” the Knights head coach said. “We are definitely on the clock now. The kids are giving great effort. They are flying around and getting after it. We are definitely getting better each day.”
With several holes to fill due to graduation and some other key players transferring out, BCA has plenty of work to do before the seson begins against perennial playoff power Piedmont.
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