top priority in this area was to denote the starters for both teams.
First, he went up to Coach Ricky Woods."Hey Coach Woods,
hows it going?" John exclaimed, knowing that they have seen each
other a few times from his high school days in Clinton."Its going well"
Coach Woods responded "so you want the starters to both the
offense and the defense.""Yes" John said
"It would be helpful." He took out South Panola's roster
and Coach Woods marked both his offensive and defensive starters.
John then went across the field to where the Mad Dogs were doing
pre-game warmups.He went to Coach Barkin.
"Hey Coach Barkin, I have the roster to your team, can ya mark
both the offensive and defensive starters?" he asked."Sure Harper, besides
why did you meet up with South Panola's coach?" Barkin wondered."Well Coach, I knew
him when I was in high school", John answered. Barkin finished
up marking his offensive and defensive starters.He went right back to the
visitor's press box where Felix was waiting. John pointed to the
rosters, "Hey Felix, I got the starters. I'm gonna put them next
to where South Panola's PA usually sits." "Ok" was
all Felix can reply. John went to the new home pressbox and laid out
the marked rosters so that the PA can announce the starters for
tonight's game.As the Mad Dog fans
started to file in, Kim's cell phone rang once again. She was sitting
in the bleachers, taking a break from ...