Granbury High School football players go through tackling drills recently during preseason workouts. Area teams had their first scrimmages on Friday, Aug. 15. Head coach Scotty Pugh’s Pirates faced Wichita Falls Hirschi, at Pirate Stadium. Tolar had a three-way scrimmage last night against Santo and Brock Friday in Santo. North Central Texas Academy was the host for a four-way scrimmage that included Dallas Tyler Street Christian, Kerrville Our Lady of the Hills and Fort Worth Hill School. Cornerstone Christian Academy’s first scrimmage will be Aug. 22. The 2014 season opens on Aug. 29 for area teams.