Extra down for football players

Feb. 12, 2014 @ 04:34 PM

Southern Sports Academy will host a March 29 workout session for aspiring college football players who have graduated from high school and are between the ages of 18 and 20, said Chris Jones, the organization's director of athletics.

Jones said he is particularly interested in young men who are having trouble gaining eligibility to play college football.

The $65 session is from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Athletic Performance Center, 2400 Sumner Blvd., Suite 120, in Raleigh.

More information is at southernsportsacademy.ihigh.com. Jones may be reached at 919-285-6557 or wakecountyeagles@gmail.com.