Football wraps up day one of spring practice
Football wraps up day one of spring practice
Tuesday, March 15, 2016

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 15, 2016) – After spending the last few months conditioning in the weight room, the ETSU football team finally took to the gridiron and opened spring practice on Tuesday afternoon. 

The Bucs held a two-hour, 24-period practice in shorts outside on the practice fields adjacent the CPA. Tuesday marked the first of 15 spring practices, which includes two scrimmages and the finale with the MSHA Spring Game on Saturday, April 9. 

REMAINING SCHEDULE

  • Wednesday, March 16 – Practice #2 (Shorts)
  • Thursday, March 17 – Practice #3
  • Friday, March 18 – Practice #4
  • Saturday, March 19 – Practice #5 (Full Scrimmage; 10 a.m.)
  • Monday, March 21 – Practice #6
  • Tuesday, March 22 – Practice #7
  • Thursday, March 24 – Practice #8 (Scrimmage at Citizens Bank Stadium in Elizabethton; 6:30 p.m.)
  • Monday, March 28 – Practice #9
  • Tuesday, March 29 – Practice #10
  • Thursday, March 31 – Practice #11
  • Monday, April 4 – Practice #12
  • Tuesday, April 5 – Practice #13
  • Thursday, April 7 – Practice #14
  • Friday, April 8 – Lettermen Golf Tournament (1 p.m. at Pine Oaks Golf Club)
  • Saturday, April 9 – Women’s Football Clinic (8:30 a.m. – Noon inside the Dome); MSHA Spring Game; 1 p.m. at Kermit Tipton Stadium; Postgame Chick-Fil-A Youth Clinic 

Please note, practices and scrimmages are open to the general public 

QUOTABLE

Head ETSU football coach Carl Torbush, quarterbacks Austin Herink (Cleveland, Tenn.) and Dylan Wieger (Kingsport, Tenn.), and linebacker Dylan Weigel (Pickerington, Ohio) met the media on Tuesday. Below the video interview: 

INSIDE LOOK AT SOCIAL MEDIA

Below is a look at the sights and sounds caught on social media from day one of spring practice…

 

FOOTBALL STADIUM UPDATE

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