NEWBERRY, S.C. – Newberry College will open its spring football practice today at 3:00 p.m. at Setzler Field. Today marks the first of 15 practices for the Indians, a schedule that will conclude with the Spring Game on Saturday, April 14 at 12 noon at Setzler Field.
“The thing we try to accomplish during spring practice is to find our identity, said Head Coach Zak Willis. We open up every position and I’m expecting to see a lot of battles at certain positions.”
Practices will be closed to the public for the four-week span of spring practice. The Indians will have three scrimmages that will be open to the public. The first scrimmage will be on Wednesday, March 28 at 3:00 p.m. The following Saturday, March 31, the Indians will conduct another open scrimmage beginning at 10:00 a.m. The final scrimmage will be on Wednesday, April 4 beginning at 3:00 p.m. All scrimmages will take place at Setzler Field.