High School Football Players in the United States
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The high school football experience is different for every player, but for these @homeoftheminers student-athletes, consensus is that football is more than just a game.
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Congrats to the 2018 NFF Chapter Leadership Award Recipients!
Roger Crosley – Grinold/Eastern Mass.
Dick DeWire – Colorado
Herb Goins – Corrigan/Faircloth (NC)
Matt Sellitto – Collier (FL) & Greater Morris (NJ) Counties
Football instills a sense of family among teammates. It teaches its players work ethic and accountability. It serves as an escape from life’s daily stresses.
For athletes at Bingham High School, football represents more than just a game.
They ask the common question: Why don’t you get the ball more?” he said with a laugh. “I’ve heard that one before once or twice.”
As football continues to grow in popularity, Oregon Football coach Mario Cristobal believes the sport should continue to embrace diversity among its players, coaches, and fans.
“I really believe that the more our players see that, the better they’re prepared for life.”