Wednesday, August 29, 2012
Hancock lineman shows no fear
By Tom Larson
| Hancock freshman lineman Kayla Crowell, left, tried to fight off a block while keeping her eyes trained on Owls’ quarterback Taylor Holleman during practice this week. Crowell won’t start but she could see some playing time tonight when the Hancock varsity opens its season at home against Bertha-Hewitt. Tom Larson/West Central Tribune)|
Hancock football coach Chad Christianson’s team was scrimmaging Wheaton last week when the coach turned to his freshman defensive lineman.
“What do you think, you want some of this?” Christianson said, pointing to the varsity teams on the field.
“Yeah, I’ll get in there and play,” the lineman said.
So in went the freshman, and not long after Wheaton tried to run one up the gut. The lineman grabbed the ball carrier and dropped him.
Coach and player were pleased. It’s exactly that kind of feeling that got Kayla Crowell...
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