This was get healthy week for the Camden Military Academy football team.
Will Rice refused to use the previous week's emotional 20-14 loss to neighboring North Central as a crutch for a possible letdown heading into Camden Military Academy's road contest at East Clarendon last Friday night.
Let's see, now. Two weeks ago, East Clarendon lost to North Central, 28-6. Last Friday, Camden Military Academy was edged by North Central, 20-14.
By TOM DIDATO
On a hot Tuesday afternoon, Will Rice was putting his Camden Military Academy football team through the paces in preparation for tonight's season-opener at North Myrtle Beach Christian School (NMBCS) while looking down a clipboard and a piece of paper with the names of his players written in pen.
It was meant to be nothing more than an innocent off-season bullpen session. But for Kenneth Prince it turned out to be a season-ender.
CMA comes up short: Malike McGill scored a team-best 16 points as the Camden Military Academy fell to 0-3 on the season with a 68-35 loss to Heathwood Hall on Tuesday night in a game played in Columbia.
Hammond opened its game at the Camden Military Academy with a 17-0 run and coasted to an 85-22 win over the Spartans in a Saturday matinee played at the White Field House.
All Will Rice wants from his Camden Military Academy football team come late Saturday afternoon is for his players to play hard for all 48 minutes of that day's game with visiting Rabun Gap and then, let the chips fall where they may.
Victories, even those which put an end to a 20-game losing skid, have all the shelf life of a one-time teen idol.
This was a bath which was nearly three years in the making.
This is, literally, adding injury to insult.
It took just a few seconds for the Camden Military Academy to find out just what type of opponent the Carolina Wildcats would be.
Sure, the temperature dropped a few degrees earlier in the week. But for Will Rice, he was already talking about snow.
Just as his team seems to be on the rebound, Camden Military Academy head coach Will Rice will have to wait an extra week to see if the Spartans will be able to build on their momentum
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