The Colchester Lakers were already feeling like a team just a few days into preseason practices.

CHS started organized practice on Monday, August 12 to prepare for the 2019 season.

The Lakers plan on making the playoffs again, but hope for a better result after bowing out to the eventual state champion, Mount Mansfield, in the first round last season.

Watch the video above to hear how the Lakers are progressing in week one of preseason.