BUHS Bronco: Football UPDATE


CIF Moves Up 2018 Football Start Date
Tuesday, January 30th
Contact- Coach Arnie Palu 760-937-4929 apalu@bishopschools.org

BISHOP CA- The CIF Central Section has announced the start dates for fall sports 2018.  The Football start dates have been moved up one week from past seasons.  Traditionally, fall football practice begins near the 1st of August, but in 2018 the season will begin on July 23rd.  Monday, July 23rd will mark the beginning of the acclimation period with the start of two-a-day practices.  

For 2018, all keys dates are moving forward one week.  In addition to the start of two-a-days the dates of the first scrimmage, first game, and first playoff game are also moving up.  The pre-season scrimmage will be held on August 10th, the first regular season games are set for August 17th and the opening round of playoffs are set for November 2nd.  

“We want to pass along this schedule information to help our families plan their summer vacations.  Like last year we will have a dead period for the two weeks prior to the start of two-a-day practice.  This years summer dead period will be July 9-20th.  Our full summer weight room and practice schedule is coming together and will be available soon.  We are extremely excited about the 2018 season. Go Broncos!” Coach Arnie Palu

Any questions about the 2018 season should be directed to Coach Palu.