South Coast Storm to begin practice Jan. 12

January 05, 2008 12:00 am

The local semi-pro football team, the South Coast Storm, will begin practices next weekend.

Formally called the Siskiyou Savages, the team invites people to try out for the squad. The first practice will be on Jan. 12 at 1 p.m. at the Del Norte High School varsity football practice field. Those who plan to try out need to bring workout gear and shoes. The first game will be played on March 29. The games will run through June.

The Storm is a member of the Oregon football league. The teams are composed of ex-high school, college and profesional players.

For more information, call head coach Dick Trone at 954-0005.