This week, the Franchise Sports crew caught up with the FAMU DRS football team. Head Coach Ira Reynolds talked to Franchise Sports reporters about summer strength and conditioning programs, and about up coming season.
On Saturday, September 17, 2011 at Tom Brown park, Franchise Sports will host Fitness 4 Fun, a sports and health day for the city of Tallahassee.
As a local sports broadcasting program and as college students, the staff at Franchise Sports has had the opportunity to gain insight on the fitness and health aspects of athletes, particularly our local youth.
What we have found is that although very talented, the majority of our youth have no real foundation in fitness and lacks the proper knowledge to lead healthy lives. Furthermore, these very vital aspects aren’t being displayed in their homes. With childhood obesity and health related illnesses on the rise nationwide, we understand that in order to make an extreme impact, one must began first with making a smaller lasting impression.
Kallman, sophomore defender earned a spot on TopDrawerSoccer.com’s Team of the Week. She played a vital role in leading the seminoles to a pair of home victories over New Mexico and North Florida last week.
The Woodbury, Minn., native was also a spark for the Seminole offense in both matches as she scored a goal, the game-winner, in a 1-0 victory over New Mexico and assisted on a goal in a 5-0 win over North Florida. Her goal against the Lobos came off a throw-in as she found the back of the net on a header in the 10th minute of play. The game-winner was the second of her career.
The Florida A&M Football team held their annual Fall Orange and Green game on Saturday, August 27. The game was held as a last scrimmage of their two-a-days camp in Bragg Memorial Stadium. The Orange team defeated the Green team 74-0 saturday evening. Checkout the video on the Online Shows page.