Video: Football Camp For The Stars

Woodland Hills played host to this year's Football Camp For The Stars. Paul Chryst stopped by to address the group of campers, and brought a few former Woodland Hills standouts to watch.

Woodland Hills High School was the site for this year's Football Camp For The Stars, a camp for children with Down Syndrome.

The camp is a joint effort between the Woodland Hills and Thomas Jefferson Football programs. Current players from the two programs serve as camp coaches, or buddies.

Overseeing the camp are the respective head coaches for the two programs, George Novak and Bill Cherpak.

Joining the coaching efforts, was also San Francisco 49ers defensive line coach Jim Tomsula. Tomsula was a high school football teammate of Cherpak at Steel Valley High School in the 1980s, when both played under Novak.

Current players, such as Woodland Hills corner Trevon Mathis, say they look forward to the opportunity each year to give something back.

"The atmosphere is great, I love it," Mathis said. "Just giving back. That's what it's all about."

Thursday, the camp had two guest speakers--New York Giants safety Ryan Mundy, a Woodland Hills graduate and Pitt head coach Paul Chryst. Chryst brought with him Khaynin Mosley-Smith, Mike Caprara, Lafayette Pitts and Jevonte Pitts, who came to watch camp.

On Friday, former Thomas Jefferson and Virginia Tech standout Chris Drager came by to watch, while San Francisco 49ers co-chairman Dr. John York addressed the campers.

Each year, the camp is hosted in Pittsburgh and in the San Jose area.

Here is a look at Chryst's speech to the campers on Friday.

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