Monroe head coach Toby Golembiewski works instructs players on positional alignment during the offensive session. Golembiewski is entering his third season as head coach and has an overall record of 16-7 with a playoff appearance in each of his first two seasons at the helm.
Times photo: Adam Krebs
Monroe senior Leah Peterson was one of the varsity football managers a season ago. This year, she decided she would rather be in the huddle than on the sidelines, following in the footsteps of her father, uncles and grandfather.
(Times photo: Marissa Weiher)
MONROE - It's not every day that a football manager decides to exit the sidelines, put on a helmet, pads and enter the huddle.
But for one Monroe senior, that's the case this season.
Except this storyline goes from unique to rare, because the first-time football player is Leah Peterson, a girl. But don't tell her team that. Saturday, August 11, 2018