|Produced by the Almaden Valley Rotary Club||Last Update: 08/01/07|
This year's game was another BIG success. The North beat the South, 24-21 for the second straight year. Read the San Jose Mercury News article and the SF Chronicle article about the game. Also, check out the San Jose Mercury News Slide Show.
The Almaden Valley Rotary Club was proud to present the Annual Charlie Wedemeyer High School All-Star Football Game, the Silicon Valley Youth Classic. This year was our 33rd year of honoring graduating senior high school football players. The game was played at 7:30 pm Wednesday, July 18th, 2007 at Spartan Stadium.
Natalie Cummins was this year's intern to the media relations post for the All-Star Football Game. Click on the Press Release for the announcement of her selection. And check out the Media page for press releases and other information concerning the game.
Congratulations to the Head Football COACHES, Andy Penwarden of Willow Glen High School for the South; and Jeff Mueller of Monta Vista High School for the North.
The Player Rosters are available. And the rosters have a link to each player's biographical information. There are also some pictures of the practices on the player's roster page. Also, Check out the Rosters of past years. The more recent rosters also have a link to each player's biographical information.
The 2007 Banquet for the players and coaches was held on Monday, May 14, 2007. The featured speaker was Darren Arbet, Head Coach & General Manager of the San Jose Sabercats Arena Football Team. He was introduced by Bob Braunstein Executive Producer Host of CAL-HI Sports Bay Area. Lucy and Charlie Wedemeyer also spoke to the players. The photos taken by the game photographer, Jerry Costanzo, at the banquet are used for the game program and are available on each of the the player's webpage. There also are candid pictures on the banquet page.
We have a very preliminary list of ALUMNI. Click HERE to view this list. Two tickets are available to every one of the past participants of the All Star games but you must get in touch with us first to receive the tickets. Free tickets will not be available at the game.Contact Angie: firstname.lastname@example.org
We had a great turnout of the San Francisco Gold Rush and high school cheerleaders this past year. This year the Oakland Raiderettes will be doing the cheerleader clinic and halftime ceremony. We are continually looking for commitments from high school cheerleading groups in the game. Check out the cheerleader information.
Thanks to all the SPONSORS of the past. We will always be looking for a few large sponsors in the future. We have been blessed with many smaller sponsors that have made this game possible and allowed us to donate to many charities over the past years.
One of the primary charities is ALS. Charlie Wedemeyer has been an inspirational representative and has been a part of the Santa Clara County All-Star Football since ..... Read all about his story.