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ian’s freshman football season – 2006

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Originally uploaded by glemak.

he started in july w/ a camp that included the varsity. regular season practice started in august, first w/ conditioning and then into pads for a couple weeks before the first scrimmage. the first game of the year was canceled due to weather, but all the rest of the games were [...]

ian – freshman football

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Originally uploaded by glemak.

overnight he seems to have grown up – he needs to shave but wants to wait until after football season…
his brother sean has been shaving since the 7th grade – so we’re use to it w/ him (he grows a full beard in two days)…
this shot of him at the rival [...]

ian on game day

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Originally uploaded by glemak.

on the day of a game, the players wear their jersey’s to school over their uniforms – sean did the same thing when he played hockey…
last week’s game got called because of a really bad thunderstorm – but this week’s should have really good weather and is due to be in the [...]

ian freshman football pre-season

2006_09_09_trinity_vs_new_canaan 185bOriginally uploaded by glemak.
ian team has played two scrimmages so far, both against local traditional powerhouse public high schools: greenwich (tied) and new canaan (beat) – their showing was good especially considering the size differences in school population and team size in general…
regular season starts this upcoming week and the team seems ready, as [...]

ian – trinity catholic freshman football

ian – trinity catholic freshman football
Originally uploaded by glemak.
my youngest just started his freshman year of high school, and he’s a football player so mid-summer he started preparing w/ the team for the upcoming season…
he been playing organized football since 5th grade, always as a lineman – usually starting both ways (offensive and defensive tackle)…
he’s [...]

this weekend

this was ian’s first week of high school football practice, so i’m going to the field tomorrow morning to help get it ready for the season and hopefully get to watch a little of his practice (when sean played hockey i couldn’t watch – the coach didn’t want parents distracting the kids, which made sense [...]