Football practice begins at Summerville High School

SUMMERVILLE, SC (WCSC) - Summerville High School football players returned to the field Friday morning for their first practice of the 2013 season.

The Green Wave, led by legendary head coach John McKissick, began practicing at 8 a.m. This was the first segment of their scheduled two-a-day practices.

The varsity team is looking to improve on last season's 7-5 record.

McKissick, who has been the head football coach at Summerville High since 1952, is entering his 62nd season. The 86-year-old coach has led the school to 10 state championships, and holds the record for most wins by a football coach at any level with 601 wins.

Summerville will begin their season on August 29 with a home game against Cane Bay.

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