MIDNIGHT MADNESS BEGINS LA GRANDE FOOTBALL SEASON

August 14, 2003 11:00 pm

The La Grande football team will begin its practice with Midnight Madness at midnight Sunday.

Midnight Madness will take place at La Grande High School. It is mandatory for all high school football athletes.

The event will run from midnight Sunday to 5:30 a.m. Monday.

There will be physicals, testing, camaraderie exercises and a breakfast. It will also be the first of "two a day" practices. There will be practice from 6 to 9 p.m. beginning Monday.

Athletes must have their paperwork (medical releases, etc.) turned into before Midnight Madness. Paperwork can be turned in to La Grande High School by 5 p.m. Friday or to coach Shae Little.