The coach that spoke to the group was Wide Reciever Coach, Alex Wood. Coach Wood gave us a good rundown on the athletes in his group, and a look ahead to our game at Rhode Island.

Our guest speaker was Kevin Tresolini of the News Journal. Kevin related a stories from his youth, going to Lehigh games vs. UD, onto his time a student sports writer for The Review at UD. Kevin’s all time favorite game was the 1977 contest against undefeated and bowl bound Colgate.

We also heard a review of the very active weekend sports schedule from Brendan Thomas, Director of Communications.

Our next meeting at the Newark Country Club is Thursday, 10/14 prior to the game at Stoney Brook. Our speakers will be a Offensive Line Coach Brian Stinespring, and Mike Barroqueiro, the dynamic women’s soccer coach.

The day before the UD victory over Albany, the Touchdown Club met at the Newark Countery Club. Greg Meyer, Assistant Coach for running backs, expressed his pleasure with the entire RB roster. He also provided a rundown of the Great Danes.

Our guest speakers were Chris Locke and Scott Day from the Unlocke the Light Foundation. Chris gave a moving presentaion on the loss of his son, Sean Locke to the effects of depression, and the difficulty in recognizing the symptoms, even in those to whom you are very close. Scott also filled us in on the thousands of visits to Sean’s House, the hundreds that have been counseled, and the dozens of suicides that have been prevented by the Foundation.

More info here: https://www.unlockethelight.com/

Donations to the Foundation are greatly appreciated.

Our next meeting at the Newark Country Club is Thursday 10/7/2021, with Wide Reciever Coach Alex Wood.
Food served at 11:15. Meeting at 12:00.

On to Rhode Island. Go Hens!