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7-on-7: Sharpening football skills and having fun

Original post made on Jul 23, 2021

Following a football season that ended in mid-April, rather than November or December, high school coaches find themselves in an unfamiliar position heading into what everyone hopes will be a conventional fall season.

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Posted by Observer
a resident of Old Palo Alto
on Jul 23, 2021 at 12:43 pm

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Posted by Samuel L
a resident of Duveneck/St. Francis
on Jul 27, 2021 at 11:59 am

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Observer: At least you're correctly using "storied" in the past tense for Paly, cause they've been pretty bad the past two seasons, including the shortened one last year. It was probably good for them that it was shortened because it could've been ugly.

Posted by John B. Sails
a resident of Midtown
on Jul 27, 2021 at 2:59 pm

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Actually, both Gunn and Paly were both really good in the season before Covid hit. Sam L forgets one playoff win, and one exciting near win/but loss in the 2nd round to Oak Grove. In the shortened season--with injuries as would be expected without proper pre-season work-outs, everyone was pretty much happy to be playing at all (and without hardly any fans, etc.), so not sure what either of you two are going on about. [Portion removed.]

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