Workouts start Monday

Sweetwater High School begins football practices for the 2013 season Monday at its practice field starting at 7 a.m. All players will work out in shorts until Friday, the first day pads and full contact is permitted.Sweetwater’s first scrimmage will be held Aug. 16 at Wichita Falls Hirschi, followed by the team’s final scrimmage Thursday, Aug. 22 vs. San Angelo Lake View at Mustang Bowl. The first regular season game is Aug. 30 at Eastland. Other non-district games are Sept. 6 at Andrews; Sept. 13 vs. Breckenridge (home opener at the Sammy Baugh Classic); Sept. 20 vs. Wall (homecoming); and on Sept. 27 vs. Brownwood.After an open date, district play begins on Oct. 11 at Snyder. Sweetwater’s other district games will be played Oct. 18 at Midland Greenwood; on Oct. 25 vs. Big Spring; on Nov. 1 at Monahans; and on Nov. 8 vs. Wylie (senior night).Here is the workout schedule through Aug. 12:MONDAY, AUG. 5Morning7-8:10 a.m. — Varsity offense and JV/freshman defense8:10-9:20 a.m. — Varsity defense and JV/freshman offense9:20-10:05 a.m. — Mustang gut check (Freshmen, varsity and JV)10:05-10:30 a.m. – Weights (Freshman, JV and varsity)Evening7-7:45 p.m. — Varsity and JV walk-through (offense)7:45-8:30 p.m. — Varsity and JV walk-through (defense)Weights (if needed) after walk-throughTUESDAY, AUG. 6Morning7-8:10 a.m. — Varsity defense and JV/freshman offense8:10-9:20 a.m. — Varsity offense and JV/freshman defense9:20-9:40 a.m. — Special teams (kickoff/kickoff return)9:40-10 a.m. — Mustang conditioning10-10:30 a.m. — Weights (Freshman, JV and varsity)Evening7-7:45 p.m. — Varsity and JV walk-through (defense)7:45-8:30 p.m. — Varsity and JV walk-through (offense)Weights (if needed) after walk-throughWEDNESDAY, AUG. 7Morning7-8:10 a.m. — Varsity offense and JV/freshman defense8:10-9:20 a.m. — Varsity defense and JV/freshman offense9:20-9;40 a.m. — Special teams (punt/punt return)9:40-10 a.m. — Mustang conditioning10-10:30 a.m. – Weights (Freshman, JV and varsity)Evening7-7:45 p.m. — Varsity and JV walk-through (offense)7:45-8:30 p.m. — Varsity and JV walk-through (defense)Weights (if needed) after walk-throughTHURSDAY, AUG. 8Morning7-8:10 a.m. — Varsity offense and JV/freshman defense8:10-9:20 a.m. — Varsity defense and JV/freshman offense9:20-9:30 a.m. — Mustang conditioning10 a.m. — Freshman pictures (followed by JV and varsity)Evening7-7:45 p.m. — Varsity and JV walk-through (offense)7:45-8:30 p.m. — Varsity and JV walk-through (defense)Weights (if needed) after walk-throughFRIDAY, AUG. 9(First day in pads)Morning7-8:10 a.m. — Varsity offense and JV/freshman defense8:10-9:20 a.m. — Varsity defense and JV/freshman offense9:20-9:40 a.m. — Field goal/Field goal block9:40-10 a.m. – Mustang conditioning10-10:30 a.m. — Weights (Freshman, JV and varsity)AfternoonNoon-1 p.m. — Tackling circuit (Freshman, JV and varsity)SATURDAY, AUG. 10Morning7-8:10 a.m. — Varsity defense and JV offense8:10-9:20 a.m. — Varsity offense and JV defense7-9 a.m. — Freshman practice9:20-9:40 a.m. — Special teams (kickoff/kickoff return)9:40-10 a.m. — Mustang conditioningMONDAY, AUG. 12Morning7-8:10 a.m. — Varsity offense and varsity/freshman defense8:10-9:20 a.m. — Varsity defense and JV/freshman offense9:20-9:40 a.m. — Special teams (punt/punt return)9:40-10 a.m. — Mustang conditioning10-10:30 a.m. — Lift and stretch (Varsity, JV and freshmen)Evening7-7:50 p.m. — Varsity defense and JV offense7:50-8:40 p.m. — Varsity offense and JV defense8:40-9 p.m. — Mustang conditioning9:35-9:55 p.m. — Mustang conditioning9:55-10 p.m. — Talk