Borger Bulldogs kick off Two-A-Days with Midnight Madness

Borger Bulldogs fans can fondly look back on the 2010 football season, with the team finishing strong in winning the District 1-3A title outright and two playoff games.As good as that season was for the Bulldogs, now is the time for the players and fans to put last year’s memories behind them and start getting ready for the 2011 season.Two-A-Days for the state of Texas can officially begin on Monday, Aug. 1, and for the second year in a row, the Bulldogs will kickoff their two-a-day schedule with “Midnight Madness” starting at 12:01 a.m. on Monday, Aug. 1, at Bulldog Stadium.Family and fans are invited to come out for the special midnight workout that will include hot dogs being given away to the first 150 people along with the first 100 people receiving free wrist bands.The concession stand will be open to sell drinks and candy during the workout and the Borger Bulldog Football Booster Club is planning on having the 2011 Borger Bulldog apparel available for purchase. The workout is expected to run until about 1:30 a.m. and will feature the freshmen, junior varsity, and varsity players working out together.Going into the season, Borger Head Football Coach Rusty Purser said he expects to see a good number of young men participating in the Bulldog football program this year.The Bulldogs will host their first scrimmage on Saturday, Aug. 13 when they host 1A power, the Canadian Wildcats, with the freshmen and JV starting at 10:00 a.m. followed by the varsity.The official kickoff to the 2011 season will take place on Friday, Aug 26, when the Bulldogs host the Randall Raiders starting at 7:30 p.m. at Bulldog Stadium.