SPLENDORA — As the sun crept over the horizon on the southeast side of Wildcat Stadium on Monday morning, familiar early-August sounds filled the air.
Whistle, clap. Whistle, clap. Whistle, clap.
Lines of Splendora football players went through warm-ups with some added enthusiasm as practice No. 1 officially commenced. This was the day they had all been waiting for. Just a couple of short weeks ago, it was a day shrouded with uncertainty.
Splendora is the only Class 4A school in Montgomery County and, therefore, was the only school allowed to begin fall sports practices this week.
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