Scenes From Hilltopper Football Practice Thursday

Head Coach Garett Williams checks his athletes before practice. The practice Thursday on the grass adjacent to Griffith Gymnasium is broken into four pods with nine players in each pod and one coach per pod this week. Changes are expected next week. The team has three practices a week. There was a good turnout of 33 player for this practice Thursday where social distancing and mask wearing are adhered to. Photo by John McHale/

The practice was a light workout focused on maintaining fitness for the expected season this spring. Photo by John McHale/

Coach Williams supervises the bag drills. Photo by John McHale/

The heave medicine ball workout pod is not the favored station. Photo by John McHale/

Pushups are always a part on any football workout. Photo by John McHale/

Zack Schwarzkopf practices his extra point punts with Luke Gonzales holding the ball. His kick was right on the mark. Photo by John McHale/