67th DFRC Blue-Gold All-Star Football 2023: A Heartfelt Football Experience You Can’t Miss

The DFRC Blue-Gold All-Star football game is an annual event that brings together top high school seniors from Delaware to play their final game while supporting the DFRC mission to enhance the lives of individuals with intellectual disabilities.

The event also features the Hand-in-Hand Buddies program, fostering friendships between participants and children and young adults with intellectual disabilities. The game promotes inclusion, sportsmanship, and camaraderie, making it a cherished tradition in Delaware.

72 Delaware High School Football Players Gear Up for the Blue-Gold Game

The player line-up for the 67th DFRC Blue-Gold All-Star football game has been announced. This exciting event, scheduled for Friday, June 16, 2023 at Delaware Stadium, will showcase 72 of Delaware’s finest senior players in their last high school game.

The game also highlights the heartwarming Hand-in-Hand Buddies program, where children and young adults with intellectual disabilities form friendships with players, cheerleaders, band members, and school ambassadors participating in the game.

The annual Blue-Gold game’s proceeds go towards supporting the Delaware Foundation Reaching Citizens with intellectual disabilities. Jody Russell from Newark will lead the Blue team, comprising players from northern Delaware, with assistance from Jordan Biscoe, Darren Brodie, Tyran Rice (Newark), Dan Ritter (Howard), and Chet Walters (Conrad).

Brian Timpson of Appoquinimink heads the Gold team, featuring players from areas below the Chesapeake & Delaware Canal and Red Lion Christian. Assisting him will be Frank Clark, Paul Frame, Kurt von Brandt (Appoquinimink), Mark Quillin (Seaford), and Marvin Dooley (Woodbridge).

Meet the 72 Delaware high school football players set for the Blue-Gold game

DFRC Blue-Gold Buddies: Uniting Students and Inspiring Change

The DFRC Blue-Gold High School Participants, including Ambassadors, Band Members, Cheerleaders, and Football Players, play a crucial role in supporting the DFRC mission to enhance the lives of Delawareans with intellectual disabilities.

Besides these events, participants and their buddies often catch up to watch movies, attend school events, or simply spend time together.

My Last Words

Don’t miss the spectacular 67th DFRC Blue-Gold All-Star football game on June 16, 2023! Come and witness 72 talented high school seniors play their final game while supporting an incredible cause. Experience the heartwarming Hand-in-Hand Buddies program firsthand, and see how it unites students and individuals with intellectual disabilities through friendship and support.

Celebrate this beloved Delaware tradition that highlights athletic prowess while fostering inclusion, sportsmanship, and camaraderie. Embrace the change and create unforgettable memories at this remarkable event!

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