August 2, 2011
Granbury Pirate football players will kick off practices at one second after midnight on Monday, August 8, 2011.
The midnight practice, which includes players in grades 10-12, will be part of a busy day for the team.
Later that day, all players in grades 9-12 will meet at 11:00 A.M. in the Pirate Pavilion for a kickoff meeting, including discussion of Pirate Card sales. The cards provide supporters with discounts to several local businesses.
Freshmen will report at 6:00 P.M. for equipment pick-up. These players should also bring completed physical examination packets if those forms have not already been submitted.
Pictures for all players will be held at 8:00 P.M. in Pirate Stadium.
On August 9-12, all squads will have early morning practices beginning at 6:30 A.M.
Practice schedules for the subsequent week will be set at the end of the first week of practice.
The Pirates will travel to Stephenville for scrimmages on Friday, August 19 at Tarleton Memorial Stadium. Times are not yet available.