Press Release – Monday, December 3, 2012:
The Italy Gladiator Football Team was honored by Dave Campbell’s Football for our performance this past week against Honey Grove.
The award is called the Army Strong Team of the Week. They choose a team every week that they perceived as the Team of the Week. They choose one team for each classification in Texas HS football each week. A representative from the United States Army will be arranging a time to come to the school to reward Italy HS with the Army Strong Team of the Week Plaque.
AD/HFC Italy ISD
Army Teams of the Week:
TexasFootball.com is proud to partner with the U.S. Army for the Army Strong Team of the Week throughout the Texas high school football season.
Each week, TexasFootball.com and the U.S. Army join together to select one team from every classification in high school football that demonstrated the qualities exhibited within the Army – those include leadership, commitment to excellence and a desire to make a difference as a member of a team. Each is awarded the Army Strong Team of the Week by local officials from the U.S. Army at a school assembly or pep rally.
Congratulations to Italy Gladiator Head Coach Hank Hollywood, assistant coaches Nate Skelton, Brian Coffman, Brandon Duncan, Josh Ward, Wayne Rowe, Larry Mayberry, Sr. and the team for being named Dave Campbell’s Texas Football Week 13 Army Strong Team of the Week!