Warrenton High School athletes adjusted knee pads, pulled on helmets and laced up their shoes, ready for a new season of football, volleyball or cross country. Across Clatsop County, practices for fall 2019 high school sports began on Aug 19.
WHS Football Catch
Austin Little catches a a ball while Jordan Martinez defends during drills at a Warrenton practice.
WHS Football Dive
Joshua Earls dives for a low pass while running drills.
Athletes get into their ready position on the field.
WHS Football Sprints
The football team sprints up and down the field at the end of practice.
WHS Football Post-practice
Players remove helmets and listen to their coaches' end-of-practice pep talk.
WHS Football Hands In
With helmets high in the air, practice during the first week ends.
WHS Volleyball Bump
A Warrenton volleyball player sets a pass during practice.
WHS Volleyball Stretch
Feet fly into the air during stretches at the start of practice.
WHS Volleyball Set Drills
Sitting on their knees, players practice gently setting the ball in a controlled manner.
WHS Volleyball Lined up
Players line up on the court and practice setting to one another.
WHS Volleyball Get Low
With a bean bag between her shoulders, a player practices bumping the ball with good posture.