Caleb Kidder Montana Gatorade POY

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Caleb Kidder Montana Gatorade POY

Postby grizcountry420 on Thu Dec 01, 2011 4:27 pm

THE WINNER: Caleb Kidder

THE BASICS: Anatomy of a POY

School: Capital (Helena, Mont.)
Grade: Senior
Position: Offensive guard/defensive end
Height: 6-foot-5
Weight: 245 pounds

THE PILLARS: Gatorade criteria

Athletic achievement: Kidder led the Bruins to a 12-1 record and the Class AA state championship this past season. He amassed 97 tackles, 13 sacks, 11 tackles for a loss and six forced fumbles for the Capital defense. A three-time All-State selection, Kidder also recorded 45 pancake blocks on offense.

Academic excellence: Kidder has maintained a 3.71 GPA in the classroom.

Exemplary character: Kidder has volunteered on behalf of local flood relief, youth sports programs and a school anti-drug initiative.

THE PRAISE: Russell McCarvel, head coach of rival Flathead (Kalispell, Mont.)

“Kidder is dominant on both sides of the ball, just a great, great player. He’s as good a two-way lineman as we’ve had in this league.”

THE FUTURE: Collegiate destination

Kidder has verbally committed to play football on an athletic scholarship at the University of Montana beginning in the fall of 2012.
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Re: Caleb Kidder Montana Gatorade POY

Postby wbtfg on Thu Dec 01, 2011 4:29 pm

Congrat's to Caleb. Great kid from a great family.

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Re: Caleb Kidder Montana Gatorade POY

Postby Walk-on on Thu Dec 01, 2011 4:42 pm

Wrong Forum. This forum is for "Bobcat Football" . Oh, it's playoff week too. Stop wasting our time.
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Re: Caleb Kidder Montana Gatorade POY

Postby rtb on Thu Dec 01, 2011 5:10 pm

Congrats to Caleb!

grizcountry420, I know it's hard to understand but we have categories for a reason. Please don't post something CLEARLY not related to Bobcat Football in the Bobcat Football thread. We know he is going to UM, congrats to you guys for getting him.

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Re: Caleb Kidder Montana Gatorade POY

Postby Platinumcat on Thu Dec 01, 2011 9:52 pm

Love the pancake block stat.

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