Former Trinity Football Linebacker Mike Weatherby Featured In Alumni Magazine

Former Trinity Football Linebacker Mike Weatherby Featured In Alumni Magazine

Hartford, Conn. - Trinity College football alum Mike Weatherby '14 ws recently featured in The Trinity Reporter magazine for his work on a preventing head injuries in his chosen sport.  Weatherby was a New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) All-Conference linebcker for the Bantams.  Former Bantam football assistant coach Sean Spencer was recently featured in The Hartford Courant after being promoted to associate head football coach at Penn State, while senior tri-captain OT Chris Simmons (Manchester, Conn.) was featured on NBC Connecticut Sports and joined fellow senior tri-captains Liam Kenneally (Reading, Mass.) and Sonny Puzzo (West Caldwell, N.J.) for a chat with Bob Parzych on WRTC-FM's "Kitchen Sink" radio show.  The Bantams, which won their second consecutive New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) title in 2017, also received significant media recognition for their impromptu rendition of the The Star Spangled Banner prior to a game this fall when the sound system at Jessee/Miller Field could not play the national anthem prior to the game.  The event was featured in an article The Hartford Courant in one of numerous media stories featuring the Trinity team,players, coach and stadium this year.  

Other media items for Trinity football included an article the Worcester Telegram & Gazette on Bantam junior placekicker Eric Sachse (Jefferson, Mass.), an interview with Trinity Head Football Coach Jeff Devanney (12th Season) was interviewed on the NoontimeSports.com's Football Friday podcast, and a story on Kenneally the The Boston Globe.  The Bantams were lauded as the best college football team in Connecticut according to Hero Sports for the second year in a row, and Jessee/Miller Field was featured in an article in Connecticut Magazine about the best places to watch college football in the state.  Devanney was also interviewed in August for the inaugural episode of Mike Gualtieri's "Bantam Spotlight" podcast, and Associate Head Coach Lew Acquarulo was interviewed on the USA Football podcast late in the summer summer. 

read the feature on Mike Weatherby '14

read the Hartford Courant story on Sean Spencer

listen the Trinity captains interview on WRTC FM

watch the NBC Connecticut feature on Chris Simmons

read the Hartford Courant story on Trinity and Hamilton singing their own national anthem

read the Worcester T&G story on Eric Sachse

read the NoontimeSports.com Football Friday podcast with Coach Devanney 

read the Connecticut Magazine article

read the Globe feature on Liam Kenneally

read the Hero Sports post on Trinity football

listen to the Jeff Devanney interview

listen to the Lew Acquarulo interview