Photo Gallery: Flashing forward to football season

Published 4:08 pm Thursday, July 20, 2023

The St. Aloysius Flashes have spent the entire summer preparing for the 2023 football season, but are about to kick it into the next gear.

St. Al will begin two-a-day practices on Monday, July 24, and play a preseason scrimmage on Aug. 4 at Benton Academy. A jamboree at Tri-County Academy follows on Thursday, Aug. 10, with games vs. Central Holmes Christian School at 2:30 p.m. and Canton Academy at 3:30 p.m.

The season opener is Aug. 18 at 7 p.m., at home vs. Adams County Christian School.

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All games start at 7 p.m.
Aug. 18 — Adams County Christian School
Aug. 25 — at Cathedral
Sept. 1 — East Rankin
Sept. 8 — *at Tri-County
Sept. 15 — *Clinton Christian
Sept. 22 — *at Central Hinds
Sept. 29 — Riverfield
Oct. 6 — at Columbia Academy
Oct. 13 — at Manchester
Oct. 20 — *Winston Academy
*MAIS District 2-4A games

About Ernest Bowker

Ernest Bowker is The Vicksburg Post's sports editor. He has been a member of The Vicksburg Post's sports staff since 1998, making him one of the longest-tenured reporters in the paper's 140-year history. The New Jersey native is a graduate of LSU. In his career, he has won more than 50 awards from the Mississippi Press Association and Associated Press for his coverage of local sports in Vicksburg.

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