Ishpeming fall practices to start Aug. 12

ISHPEMING — Ishpeming High School has announced the times for its first fall practices.

On Wednesday at 9 a.m. EDT, football equipment will be handed out at the Ishpeming Playgrounds locker room.

Practices will officially begin on Monday, Aug. 12. Cross Country will start at 12:01 a.m. at the IHS new gymnasium. Practice will start again that afternoon from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Al Quaal Recreation Area.

Football will start two-a-day practices at 8:30 a.m. at the Ishpeming Playgrounds football practice field. Morning practice will run until 11 a.m. and the afternoon session will last from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. JV practice will go from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the practice field and then from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Girls tennis practice will run from 10 a.m to 11:30 a.m. at the Ishpeming Playgrounds tennis courts.

On Wednesday, Aug. 14, varsity and JV volleyball tryouts will take place in the IHS new gym from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Tryouts will continue through Friday, Aug. 16.

All athletes are required to complete a sports physical before attending practice.