Taylorville High School is just about finished with their new turf for the upcoming season. The Purple and Gold Scrimmage is set to kick off August 17th, and the players will more than likely get to play on the new turf field. Athletic Director Paul Held on what still needs to be completed before its ready to play on.
Held is not just excited to watch the high school’s teams play on the field. He is also looking forward to seeing the marching band and P.E. classes put it to good use.
The Purple and Gold scrimmage kicks off August 17th, and the Tornadoes football season officially begins August 24th when they play at Mount Vernon High School.