Football Announces Key Dates for Spring Practice
Football Announces Key Dates for Spring Practice
Friday, February 19, 2016

Bucs open spring practice on Feb. 25; MSHA Spring Game to be held April 2

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 18, 2016) – ETSU football head coach Carl Torbush and the Buccaneers announced key dates for the upcoming spring season on Friday. The Bucs open spring practice on Thursday, Feb. 25 and wrap up with the Mountain States Health Alliance Spring Game on Saturday, April 2. 

FEBRUARY 25 – FIRST DAY OF SPRING PRACTICE

  • Practice will be held from 3:45-5:45 p.m. on the practice fields located near the CPA
  • The Bucs are tentatively scheduled to have five practices before spring break and wrap up with nine practices leading up to the Spring Game
  • Practices will be held outside on the practice field unless weather forces practice to be moved inside the MSHA Athletic Center. Please stay tuned to @ETSUFootball on Twitter for any schedule changes
  • Practices are open to the public and Coach Torbush will be available for media interviews before practice, while he and players will also have media availability at the conclusion of practice 

MARCH – SEASON TICKET RENEWALS

  • The ETSU Ticket Office will begin the season ticket renewal process in early March and will run through the month of April
  • For more information, call the ETSU Ticket Office at (423) 439-3878 

MARCH 18-19 – APPALACHIAN ORTHOPAEDICS COACHES CLINIC / STRENGTH AND CONDITIONING CLINIC

  • The clinics will be held inside the MSHA Athletic Center (Mini Dome)
  • For more information, please contact Andrew Sims ETSU Director of Football Operations at (423) 439-8228 or via e-mail at simsam@etsu.edu 

MARCH 24 – BLUE/GOLD SCRIMMAGE (CITIZENS BANK STADIUM – ELIZABETHTON)

  • Kickoff is slated for 6:30 p.m.
  • The scrimmage is free and open to the general public 

APRIL 1 – FOOTBALL LETTERMEN GOLF OUTING / DINNER

  • The event will begin with a round of golf beginning at 1 p.m., at Pine Oaks Golf Club
  • Following golf, a dinner will be held at Yee-Haw Brewing Company at 6:30 p.m.
  • For more information, please contact Jo Anne Paty (Associate Athletic Director for Development) at (423) 439-4738 or via e-mail at paty@mail.etsu.edu 

APRIL 2

LADIES’ FOOTBALL CLINIC

  • The clinic will be held the morning before the Mountain States Health Alliance Spring Game
  • The clinic will begin at 8 a.m., inside the MSHA Athletic Center (Mini Dome)
  • For more information, please contact Andrew Sims (ETSU Director of Football Operations) at (423) 439-8228 or via e-mail at simsam@etsu.edu
  • More details will be released in the upcoming weeks 

MSHA SPRING GAME

  • Kickoff is set for 1 p.m., at Kermit Tipton Stadium
  • The game is free and open to the public 

YOUTH CLINIC

  • The Youth Clinic will be held after the Spring Game. Children will be able to run drills and interact with ETSU coaches and players after the scrimmage.
  • The clinic is free for children ages 6-thru-12
  • For more information, please contact Andrew Sims (ETSU Director of Football Operations) at (423) 439-8228 or via e-mail at simsam@etsu.edu 

Stay tuned to ETSUBucs.com for further details on the spring football schedule. 

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