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Braves football team masked up at Halloween practice session


November 4, 2020

HEALTHY START – The La Conner High football team, idle this fall due to the COVID-19 pandemic, held workouts last week with players divided into small groups and rotating coaching stations. New head coach Jeff Scoma (background) watched drills from a safe distance. – Photo by Bill Reynolds

Halloween was full of new tricks and treats for La Conner High football players.

The Braves spent two hours Saturday morning working out, starting the day wearing helmet facemasks instead of Halloween facemasks.

Afterward, first-year head coach Jeff Scoma treated them to ample shares of holiday candy.

Just being able to line up on Whittaker Field was Scoma’s idea of an ideal Halloween thrill.

“These guys have gone a long time without football,” Scoma, previously a coach in the vaunted Bellevue High program, told the Weekly News. “That’s been hard, but the good thing is it give...

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