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Head Coach Feature: Head Coach Leon Modeste

Over his 29-year coaching career for Andover Football, Head Coach Leon Modeste has accrued an impressive total of four New England Championships. Modeste’s coaching philosophy has changed over the course of his tenure at Andover. Originally, he led his team the way he thought was best. Since then, Modeste has transitioned to allow more suggestions…

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Andover Football Triumphs in First Win of the Season

Post-Graduate T.J. Urbanik ’17 tore through swarms of Deerfield defenders to return the first kickoff of the game for a touchdown, paving the way for Andover Football’s 44-22 victory over Deerfield on Saturday. After suffering five straight losses to start the season, Andover finally clinched its first win to elevate its record to 1-5. Urbanik’s…

How to Kick a Field Goal
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How to Kick a Field Goal

1. Choose your spot, seven yards behind the ball, so that the holder has a mark on which to place the ball. 2. Align yourself and choose a spot beyond the middle of the uprights as a focal point. 3. Take three average-sized steps directly back, then two medium steps to the left, perpendicular to…

Meet Andover Football: Co-Captains Feature
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Meet Andover Football: Co-Captains Feature

Jack Legler ’17 After joining Andover Football last year as a new Upper, Jack Legler ’17 quickly made an impression on his teammates and coaches as a talented and hardworking player, earning him this year’s title of Co-Captain. Legler began playing football for his local community team in Beaconsfield, Canada when he was just seven…

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Andover Football Gives Up Lead to Suffield in Final Minutes

Despite Andover Football rushing for a touchdown with less than a minute left in the game, Suffield rallied back on its final drive and returned the kickoff to the 30 yard line. The opponents proceeded to kick a field goal, defeating Andover 37-35 in a nail-biting spectacle on Saturday. Andover’s record now stands at 0-5….

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