Summer football camp underway
Okeene Public School athletics held a football camp for fifth through eighth graders last week at the Okeene baseball field.
Mark Cox and Steve Heckert led young Whippets through offensive and defensive drills, attempting to train the basics in football. About 25 kids braved the heat in pads and helmets, hoping to be under the Friday night lights someday.
Cox and Heckert knew most of the kids by name, and went through everything from tackling basics to defensive back drills to drop-back passing.
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