Monday was the first day of football practice for area high schools.

Monday was the first day of football practice for area high schools. Immaculata, who is coming off a 2-7 season, practiced at 10th and Shawnee to get ready for the 2013 season. They start the season on Sept. 6 at Sumner Academy. The home opener is Sept. 20 against Jayhawk Linn. There will be previews of area teams in a special section next week.