First AW Football Team United Three Communities

BY KAREN GERHARDINGER | MIRROR REPORTER — Lee Thomas was a 5-foot 8-inch, 135-pound junior from Whitehouse when he took the field as a linebacker on the first Anthony Wayne football team in September 1950. “There were 30 of us. We had no Anthony Wayne name. No General. No blue and white,” said …

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Victory Day Widens The Circle Of AW Football Community

BY KAREN GERHARDINGER | MIRROR REPORTER — Zach Baden clutched the football as the announcement came over the Schaller Stadium loudspeakers. “Subbing at running back is No. 66, Zach Baden. Hand off to Zach. Zach takes the ball to the right. He’s at the 5. Touchdown!” As the cheerleaders in the Anthony Wayne …

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