Monday, December 14, 2009

One coaches view: Ken Niumatalolo

The Navy Midshipmen won again Saturday against the Army Black Knights, 17-3, which makes eight in a row but there is so much more to this rivalry. Its more than just a game as noted by Navy head coach Ken Niumatalolo:

"It's more than football," Navy head coach Ken Niumatalolo said. "This isn't the biggest rivalry in college football. It is the biggest rivalry in sports. … If not for these guys doing what they do, you wouldn't have football. America understands that, because of these young men, they allow us to have freedoms in this great country."

No its not just another Saturday football game, Ken brings a certain pride and appreciation for these young men and women who choose to serve. Thank You Ken Niumatalolo for reminding us that it really doesn't matter who won this Saturday as these young service members have bigger battles ahead that they must endure.
God Bless America.

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