Erin Uecker is out for a morning run through the streets of Freeman Friday, Aug. 9. Uecker, who will be a freshman at Freeman Public, is in training for cross-country, which begins Thursday, Aug. 15. It's part of a fall prep sports season that begins soon. Soccer is already underway at Freeman Academy while football practices are set to start Monday, Aug. 12. In addition to cross-country, volleyball begins Aug. 15.