Seasoned players will spearhead Vale High School’s varsity football squad

Vale football coach Jeff Aldred talks to his team at practice last week. The Vikings will open their season against Parma in Parma Sept. 3. (AUSTIN JOHNSON/The Enterprise)

VALE – If experience is an ingredient for success on the football field, the Vale Vikings will enter the season with a lot of opportunity.

Coach Jeff Aldred said last week that this season’s Viking roster will showcase nine returning starters in key positions on defense and offense.

The Viking program will also be larger than it has . . .