ODU and Norfolk State get set for spring football games

ODU and Norfolk State get set for spring football games
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IT’S SPRING FOOTBALL SEASON. TOMORROW OLD DOMINION HOLDS ITS ANNUAL SPRING GAME SCRIMMAGE. ALWAYS A BIG EVENT, ESPECIALLY WITH THE SPRING GAME BEING IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE 49TH ANNUAL PRIORITY TOYOTACHARITY BOWL, A FLAG FOOTBALL GAME WITH LOCAL CELEBRITIES AND NATIONAL SPORTS FIGURES THAT HELPS RAISE MONEY FOR A VARIETY OF LOCAL CHARITIES. IN ADVANCE OF ITS SPRING GAME, THE MONARCHS WERE IN VIRGINIA BEACH HOLDING A FREE YOUTH FOOTBALL CLINIC. THIS WAS PART OF COACH BOBBY WILDER’S CHILDREN FOR HUMANITY PROGRAM THAT BEGAN LAST SEASON. TOMORROW AFTER THE CHARITY BOWL, IT’S ALL BUSNIESS FOR THE MONARCHS. THE ANNUAL SPRING GAME SCRIMMAGE. FORMATS VARY ON HOW TEAMS PLAY THEIR SPRING GAMES. FOR ODU THERE WILL BE FOUR, 8 MINUTE QUARTERS OF FULL CONTACT FOOTBALL. OF COURSE, A BIG QUESTION MARK FOR THIS YEARS TEAM IS THE QUARTERBACK. DAVID WASHINGTON HAS GRADUATED. ODU RETURNS RED SHIRT SOPHMORE BLAKE LARUSSA AND REDSHIRT FRESHMAN DRAYTON ARNOLD WITH TRANSFER JORDAN HOY COMING ON BOARD IN THE SUMMER. BUT THAT’S JUST ONE OF THE POSITIONS THAT’S UP FOR GRABS. BUT NUMBER 2, RIGHT NOW WE’VE GOT TREMENDOUS COMPETITION GOING ON AT ALMOST EVERY SINGLE POSITION ON OUR TEAM SO WHEN YOU ARE COMPETING AND YOU ARE NECK AND NECK WITH SOMEBODY TOMORROW’S YOUR TIME TO SHINE ” THE CHARITY BOWL, WITH ANITA BLANTON, NATHAN EPSTEIN AND RICO BUSH, RUNS FROM 1 TO 2. THE ODU SPRING GAME STARTS AT 3. NORFOLK STATE HOLDS ITS GREEN AND GOLD SPRING GAME TOMORROW ALONG WITH A FAN FEST. THE FAN FEST IS FREE AND RUNS FROM 12 TO 2. THEN IT’S THE SPRING GAME, FOUR, 8 MINUTE QUARTERS. THIS IS A BIG SEASON FOR THIRD YEAR COACH LATRELL SCOTT AS HE CONTINUES HIS REBUILD OF THE SPARTANS. AS FOR WHAT TO EXPECT WE ARE GOING TO COME AND TRY TO DO SOME THINGS FUN IT’S GONNA BE A FAN FEST IT’S TURNED INTO A PRETTY COOL EVENT FOR THE CITY OF NORFOLK WE’VE BEEN GETTING A COUPLE THOUSAND FANS OUT AND IT GIVES THE GUYS A PREVIEW OF WHAT TO EXPECT THIS SUMMER. ” THE SPARTANS OPEN THE SEASON SEPTEMBER 2ND AGAINST VIRGINIA STATE

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