The Gridiron Dreams Football Academy returns to Boise June 3rd & 4th at Bishop Kelly High School. Co-Founded by former Bronco great defensive tackle Alex Guerrero, it's a chance for former Broncos to give back to the community.
are Bronco Nation. United we stand, together we fall, forever we bleed blue.
overwhelming amount of dedication and passion brought on by the local community
is a familiar feeling so many former Broncos are able to enjoy as they return to
the Treasure Valley time
and time again. Of all the vast treasures the city has to offer, the real reason
these former players and students consider Boise a
lifelong home is simply because of the people. "I love Boise, it's home to me, said Derek Schouman, former Bronco star and current Buffalo Bills tight end. "Whenever I fly in, I always get a big smile on my face," he added. Boise is a great place to live and play football." bsp;
a part of Bronco Nation is something truly special, not only for the fans, but
for the players as well. They will always carry a sense of lifelong
connections to the city, the fans, and the football program. Schouman says,
"My four years at Boise State felt
like a once in a lifetime opportunity. It was somewhat surreal now that I
look back on it. I will forever be a Bronco." Well, you know what
they say, once a Bronco, always a Bronco.
return the love for Bronco Nation and give back to the local community, a
star-studded group of former Boise State and
current NFL players have aligned to conduct a youth football camp.
Respect, camaraderie, work ethic, desire, and humility are just a few beliefs
instilled in the Gridiron Dreams Football Academy, which will be held June 3rd
& 4th at Bishop Kelly High School in Boise and will feature the likes of Ryan Clady, Daryn Colledge, Korey Hall, Derek Schouman, Legedu Naanee, Gerald Alexander, Vinny Perretta, Alex Guerrero, Jerard Rabb, Mike Coughlin, Ryan Winterswyk, Darrell Acrey, Tommy Gallarda, Drisan James, Cody Pickett, Jeron Johnson, Austin Pettis and a few special guests.
co-founder and former Bronco Guerrero describes Gridiron Dreams Football Academy as
an "athlete for the athlete-based camp". "Other than our
speed coach, we have no professional coaches at our event. Our staff is
filled with former Broncos and current NFL players. This camp is not only a
learning experience derived from those who have achieved the highest level of
their sport, but also an opportunity for kids to be able to experience and
interact with the athletes they look up to, as well as following and achieving
their GRIDIRON DREAM!"
a part of Gridiron Dreams is a good way to interact and give back to the
community. It's a great way to interact with the kids, share my knowledge
and passion for football, and be a positive role model to the youth", says
Schouman. Alex Guerrero adds, "The reason why we come back is because
a lot of us feel so fortunate to have made the decision to come to a University
and community that has been so supportive. This is just one of the ways we
can repay the community for that".
all the young players out there looking to follow in the footsteps of their
heroes and pursue their very own dreams, Schouman offers one final bit of advice
by saying, "Don't be afraid to dream. Nothing comes easy, but through
hard work and perseverance, you can accomplish many things."
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