EC Ramping Up Preparation For 2017 Season With Annual Red Vs. Black Scrimmage
By Travis Thayer
(St. Leon, Ind.) – The East Central Trojans high school football program will pick up the hitting this weekend.
The annual Red versus Black scrimmage will take place this Saturday from 10:15 a.m. to 12:35 p.m. in St. Leon.
Following warm-ups, the freshman Trojans will hit the field for a simulated game with specials teams.
The varsity will follow at approximately 11:05. The team will be split into four groups, which will compete in six different sessions including red zone and goal line situations.
The format is subject to change based on time and weather.
The Red vs. Black scrimmage is open to the public.
East Central will kick-off the 2017 season on the road against the Lawrenceburg Tigers on Friday, August 18.
- 10:15- 10:30 Team Warm-Up “Cube Up”
- 10:30- 11:00 Freshman (White) vs. Red 2 & Black 2 Simulated Game with Special Teams. Live to the Ball.
- 11:05- 11:20 Red 1 vs. Black 1 (12 Plays) Ball will begin on the -20. Down and Distance. They may go for it on 4th,…if they are within 5 yards on 4th or on the other side of the 50. Ball resets if offense fails to get first down or scores.
- 11:20- 11:30 Red 2 vs. Black 2 (10 Plays) See above 11:30- 11:45 Red 1 vs. Black 1 (12 Plays) See above.
- 11:45- 11:55 Red 2 vs. Black 2 (10 Plays) See above.
- 11:55 – 12:15 Red 1 vs. Black 1 (Red Zone) - 3 Series Ball on the +20 yard line going in.
- 12:15- 12:20 Red 1 vs. Black 1, 6 plays Goal line (if needed).
- 12:20 – 12:35 PAT & FG with Kickers…if they are available.
- 12:35 – 1:00 Lunch.
- 1:00 – 1:45 Meet the Team in the PAC.