LATROBE, Pa. -- Hockey season has ended, the football team has reported, and the 'stairway to seven' is finally being built.
The 2017 season is off to a different start with rain forcing festivities to Greater Latrobe Senior High School for days one and two, but fans made the journey over from Saint Vincent and the football team got to work.
Football is such a different sport to photograph after months of hockey coverage and as much baseball as I can get in between concussions and Stanley Cup parades. Football is so dependent on your "twitch skills" and ability to quickly acquire a target, focus on it and create a picture.
Football in turn feels a little too fast for my photo finger which has slowed with the atrophy-like effects of a baseball season, so it's good to have a slower start to camp so I can 'catch up.' 😉
Here are a few of my favorites from my own start to camp: