Stephenville High School volleyball players had an informal, voluntary "open gym" practice on their own Monday morning. The Honeybees will have their first day of official practice with new head volleyball coach Shay Douglas on Wednesday. The varsity Honeybees will be at home on Friday for their first preseason scrimmage, starting at 10 a.m. versus Abilene Cooper, followed by an 11 a.m. scrimmage against Fort Worth Paschal and a 1 p.m. matchup with Krum. On Saturday, the SHS varsity will have a scrimmage in Gatesville, taking on Abilene High, Killeen Shoemaker and Gatesville. The regular season opens Aug. 7, at Burleson High School.