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Get geared up for the start of football

  • JCST file photo Jahmaal Nelson and Ridgeland-Hardeeville High begins football practice 4:30 p.m. Friday.
  • JCST file photo Kevin Wald and John Paul II’s football team begins practice 8 a.m. Thursday
  • JCST file photo Thomas Heyward football coach Nic Shuford leads the Rebels into the season when practice starts 8 a.m. Thursday.

Football season is less than a month away, which means it’s time for the start of official practice.

Thomas Heyward Academy (SCISA Region 2-A,), John Paul II (SCISA Region 2-A) and Ridgeland-Hardeeville High School (SCHSL Region 8-AAA) jump into action this week.

Here’s the breakdown of each school’s preseason schedules, scrimmages and all dates to know as football gets into gear.

Ridgeland-Hardeeville High School

MASCOT: Jaguars

PRACTICE START DATE: July 28

PRACTICE SCHEDULE: Monday through Friday, 4:30 p.m.

SCRIMMAGE: Aug. 10 5:30 p.m. vs. Whale Branch at Jaguars Field.

FIRST GAME: Aug. 18 7:30 p.m. at Thomas Heyward.

Thomas Heyward Academy

MASCOT: Rebels

PRACTICE START DATE: July 27

PRACTICE SCHEDULE:July 27, 8 a.m. to 10 a.m.; 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

July 28, weightlifting 5 p.m. to 6 p.m, practice 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

July 29 -Aug. 2 football camp.

Aug. 3, weightlifting 5 p.m. to 6 p.m, practice 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Aug. 7, weightlifting 5 p.m. to 6 p.m, practice 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Aug. 8, practice 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Aug. 9, weightlifting 5 p.m. to 6 p.m, practice 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Aug. 10, practice 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.

SCRIMMAGES: Aug. 4, 6 p.m. vs. First Baptist; Aug. 11 Jamboree at Orangeburg Prep

FIRST GAME: Aug. 18, 7:30 p.m. vs. Ridgeland-Hardeeville High School

John Paul II

MASCOT: Golden Warriors

PRACTICE START DATE: July 27

PRACTICE SCHEDULE: Monday, Wednesday, Friday 7 a.m. to 12 p.m.; Tuesday, Thursday practice 7 a.m. to 10 a.m.

SCRIMMAGE: Aug. 11 vs. King’s Academy, 6 p.m. (site TBD)

FIRST GAME: Aug. 18 7:30 p.m. vs. Hilton Head Christian Academy at Richard Gray Stadium in Hardeeville

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