NSU Opens Preseason Practice on Monday
8/6/2011 11:28:00 PM
- The Norfolk State football team begins its preseason practices on Monday morning with a 9 a.m. session at the Spartans' practice field off of Ballentine Boulevard.
Eighty-seven players are expected for summer camp for NSU, which is coming off a 6-5 season - the program's third winning season in the last four years.
The first week of camp will consist of a 9-11 a.m. morning practice each day from Monday through Friday. The team's first day in full pads is slated to be Friday, and the team's first scrimmage is set for Saturday evening from roughly 7-9 p.m.
The Spartans open the season against Virginia State in the return of the Labor Day Classic on Saturday, Sept. 3 at 6 p.m. at Dick Price Stadium. Season tickets and single-game tickets for all five Spartan home games are on sale at the NSU Ticket Center and all Ticketmaster outlets. Call (757) 823-9009, email firstname.lastname@example.org
, or visit www.ticketmaster.com