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Paradise High School prepares for football season.

Forfeiting their playoff game last season due to the camp fire... the bobcats say they are ready to get back to where they left off... the bobcats ended last season 5 and 1 in league play to tie chico high and pleasant valley for the eastern league title... but, this year.... a lot of changes... as expected... the bobcats will now participate in an indpendent league due to the drop in their school population... head coach rick prinz returned for his 21st season and he welcomed back 18 returners... and says they are excited for their first game... it's going to be a big crowd.

We're going to be very excited.

We're pretty fired up for that game.

You're going to see some mistakes it's an early game, but what you're going to get is a greta efort out of us."

Just really excited to be back with my family after all of this and i think we have a chance to do something really special.

It's going to be fun having the whole town on your back for games.

I think it's going to give us a little more motivation."

The bobcats will actually hold a scrimmage this saturday at 10 am against casa robles... athletic director anne stearne says casa robles was the first school to reach out to them and help them post- camp fire... making this scrimmage extremely special to them... but to kickoff pre-season play---paradise will host williams on august 23rd... they say they are expecting over 7- thousand people to attend... including espn..

For now... im vanessa romo

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