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Freshmen Football Information for 2019 Season

By Rodney Gallaway , 05/03/19, 11:00AM EDT


Class of 2023 Wildcats,

I hope that this finds you well and that 8th grade is finishing nicely.  My name is Rodney Gallaway and I am the head freshmen football coach at Saint Ignatius.  Please fill out the form if you intend on playing this fall.  

We will have a Freshmen Football Welcome event on Tuesday, May 14, 2019 at 6 PM.  Players and parent/guardians are welcomed to SIHS at the Breen Center for an introduction to the football program.  There will be a tour of the facilities, a cookout and coaches will be on hand to meet the incoming families. 

Please RSVP for this event at:

We hope to see you all on the 14th.

*If you and your son are unable to attend, you do not need to send an email as this is a voluntary event.  I will send a follow up email after the event to fill everybody in on what was covered. 

For your planning purposes:

-lifting at SIHS with Strength Coach Anthony Rubino starting Monday June 3 at 3:30 PM. There are no lifts available for incoming freshmen on campus prior to that date.  Training sessions will be Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.

-Fall Sports Parent meeting on Thursday July 25 starting at 6 p.m.

-Summer mini-camps on July 29, July 30 and July 31 from 8 am to 12 p.m. on Kyle Field.

- Practice starts Thursday Aug. 1 from 8 am to 1 pm. Please note that we will practice Monday through Saturday

-On August 12th practice will shift to in school schedule and begin at 3:15 p.m. and finish at 6 p.m. 

Please note that all future communications will go to your email accounts, not a personal account.

Stay well and Go Cats!

Rodney Gallaway
Freshmen Football Coach