Thursday, June 12, 2014
Martinez, Ga--Football at Augusta Christian with a distinct Eagle feel to it. Georgia Southern hosting a camp with around 200 kids taking part.
A chance for the kids to get instruction with a staff from a big time program as southern makes the full jump to division one. Willie fritz is the new coach of the eagles and it gives him an opportunity to see the kids on the field instead of on film.
"Now you have all classifications working with each other" said Willie Fritz "You might have a guy from a school with 3000 students competing with a guy from a school of 100 students. There's a lot of difference in the level of football but you get them all in there together and see how they compete and look against each other."
Southern is recruiting a number of area kids and they've had plenty of success in the past wtih kids from the CSRA. Then again, there were kids from all over Georgia and South Carolina on hand Thursday.