Our team is made up of 5th and 6th graders. The Spartans Captains are Dillon “Duke” Doherty #6, Jared Burhoe #22, Jason Smith #17 and Eireann Mcmaster #34. These four players have kept our whole team motivated, aggressive, determined and showed the true meaning of sportsmanship. Dillon “Duke” Doherty #6 is our Quarterback and Linebacker, he has set countless records this season with over 40 touchdowns and 4400 yards.”Duke” has taken his role as leader very serious, he is always helping his teammates and is always shaking hands with the opposing teams. Jared Burhoe #22 is our Fullback and Linebacker, he has been aggressive all season and will always make the block key First down or big play on defense when ever we need it. , Jason Smith #17 has made some great touchdown passes top 5 in the league and brought in some great TD catches from his TE role. Eireann Mcmaster #34 has made great blocks,from RB spot and she always gains yards when she gets a carry. When its time to make a big play or bigtime stop on 4th down All four captains are there on the field. Dillon “Duke” Doherty has been great this year for Spartans,setting records in the NEC With over 40 touchdowns and and over 3500 rushing yards and 4200 all purpose yards which is leading the league. These four Captains have to play both sides of the ball, so they are in the entire game and never do they complain or ask to come out. Their hard work and determination to get to the playoffs,has paid off and now we are in. The first playoff game is this Sunday at Bishop Fenwick.
To the Captains and the rest of the Spartans good luck this weekend.
In these pictures it is our captains and a team picture with our Coach Rob Doherty. Coach “D” is very proud of his team and is very confident that the team will do great in the playoffs.