November 12, 2018

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Southeastern Football Practice Report – Day 7

HAMMOND, La. – The Southeastern Louisiana football team’s progress towards the 2018 season continued with a morning workout Tuesday morning at Strawberry Stadium.

 

The Lions continued to see highlights on both sides of the ball. During team competition, a long catch and run for a touchdown by junior tight end Bransen Schwebel on a pass from junior Lorenzo Nunez was one of the highlight plays on the offensive end.

 

“Our offensive execution was much improved today,” Southeastern head coach Frank Scelfo commented. “I thought the offense dominated the practice today.”

 

The defense had its moments during game-type situations as well. Junior defensive back Xavier Lewis made a nice break on a short pass for an interception.

 

Scelfo was hesitant to single out any position group for its performance during the first seven days of camp.

 

“We’ve seen flashes of good things from every position,” Scelfo commented. “But we haven’t yet seen the consistency from any one position group where you could say that they would be a dominant group. There’s certainly been positive signs throughout the team, but we’re looking for more consistency.”

 

Precipitation has only been an issue for one practice through the first seven days, but high temperatures have been a constant. SLU found a way to beat the heat on Tuesday, as the Lions were treated to post-practice snowballs.

 

SLU will return to the practice field on Wednesday at 9 a.m. Southeastern opens the 2018 season on Aug. 30 with a 7 p.m. contest at ULM.

 

SEASON TICKET INFORMATION

For season ticket information, please contact the Southeastern Athletics Ticket Office at (985) 549-5466 or visit www.LionSports.net/tickets. The Lions will welcome conference foes Central Arkansas (Sept. 15), Northwestern State (Sept. 29), Houston Baptist (Oct. 13 – Homecoming), Abilene Christian (Oct. 20 – Hall of Fame Game) and McNeese (Nov. 3).

 

Season ticket holders will also be able to participate in the Season Ticket Party, set for Aug. 25 from 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. in the south end zone of Strawberry Stadium.

 

CLEAR BAG POLICY

Southeastern Athletics has instituted a clear bag policy for all ticketed events, effective with the start of football season. For more information on the clear bag policy, visit www.LionSports.net/clear.

 

TOUCHDOWN CLUB / S CLUB

Fans interested in becoming active supporters of the football program are encouraged to join the Touchdown Club. Lion football alums are encouraged to join the exclusive S Club, which is restricted to Southeastern athletic letterwinners.

 

All membership fees and donations to both the Touchdown Club and S Club (football) are available for the exclusive use of the Southeastern football program. Membership information is available by contacting the Lion Athletics Association at laa@southeastern.edu or (985) 549-5091 or visiting www.LionUp.com.

 

SOCIAL MEDIA/#SelfieWithScelfo
For more information on Southeastern Football, follow @SLUFootball and @Coach_Scelfo on Twitter, like /SLUathletics on Facebook and subscribe to the SLUathletics YouTube channel.

 

Fans can also win a pair of SLU Football season tickets by participating in the #SelfieWithScelfo campaign during the month of August. Follow @SLU_athletictix on Twitter for more information.

 

Fall Camp Key Dates
Aug. 1 – 9 a.m./10:30 a.m.
Aug. 2 – 9 a.m./10:30 a.m.

Aug. 3 – 9 a.m./10:30 a.m.

Aug. 4 – 9 a.m./10:30 a.m.

Aug. 5 – 9 a.m. – First day of full pads

Aug. 6 – 9 a.m.

Aug. 7 – 9 a.m.

Aug. 8 – 9 a.m.

Aug. 9 – 9 a.m.

Aug. 109 a.m.

Aug. 119 a.m.

Aug. 139 a.m.

Aug. 149 a.m.

Aug. 153:30 p.m. (First day of classes)

Aug. 25 – 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. (Season Ticket Party)

By: Southeastern Athletics

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