Knappa High School athletes came out in the rain and shine to get volleyball, football and cross country started up again. Across Clatsop County, practices for fall 2019 high school sports began on Aug 19.
KHS Football High Knees
Knappa football players train to increase agility with drills.
KHS Football Jump
A receiver fights to catch a pass with another player on top of him.
KHS Football Catch
A player prepares to receive a pass during practice.
KHS Football Drills
Players practice shifting directions quickly in sprint drills.
KHS Football Quarterback
A quarterback sets up to pass while doing offensive drills.
KHS Football Carry
A quarterback passes the ball off to a running back.
KHS Volleyball Serve
The team warms up with serves at the start of practice.
KHS Volleyball Toss
Aiko Miller prepares to toss a ball into play.
KHS Volleyball Bump
After receiving a serve, a player bumps the ball, keeping it in play.
KHS Volleyball Hit
In a spiking drill, a Knappa player leaps into the air to meet the falling ball.
KHS Cross-country Sprint
Knappa's Robert Piña-Morton runs the track in the rain during cross-country practice.
KHS Cross-country Pairs
Two Knappa athletes pace the track together.