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Final Whistle for Fall Futbol

Washington, CT

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Harrison has control
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Harrison maintained control in the midfield for the Grizzlies.
Roman shuts down an offensive strick
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Roman gained control of a free ball just outside the Grizzlies' goalbox.
Grizzlies Celebrate a Win
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The soccer team celebrated a win against Maplebrook on September 22.
Washington, CT - The Glenholme Grizzlies soccer team faced tough competition and endured the ever-changing New England elements with tenacity and grace. The team’s participation in the September 11th Invitational Tournament at the Storm King School kicked off a fantastic season of futbol. Newcomers to the team played tough and conducted themselves as excellent ambassadors of the school, while the veterans were outstanding role models providing assistance and instruction to their new teammates. Despite the stiff competition, the team maintained an unparalleled level of excitement for soccer throughout the season.

There were a number of core scorers and tenacious goaltenders that kept the team competitive. All the players learned to work together with support, communication and teamwork. Together overcame their apprehensions, demonstrated camaraderie and maintained a superior level of sportsmanship. Congratulations to all as the final whistle for the 2010 fall futbol marks the end of wonderful outdoor season for the soccer team, the sideline support and the school.

Many of the soccer players also enjoy basketball and we look forward to them bringing their teamwork, energy and enthusiasm to the court.

The Glenholme School, a Devereux Center, is an exceptional boarding school for students with special needs, which offers an individually prescribed learning environment with a steadfast academic curriculum. Using our effective individualized services, we apply a positive behavior support model focused on development of social skills and lifelong strategies for success. The school’s milieu therapy addresses varying levels of academic, social and special needs development in boys and girls ages 10-18 and postgraduates. We prepare graduates for continued education in traditional day schools, boarding schools, colleges and universities. For more information about The Glenholme School and its program, visit http://www.theglenholmeschool.org/.
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