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Alyssa Hertel

is the Sports Lead Producer for The NewsHouse.



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Community first, football second

Published On: July 11, 2021

When Will Hunter decided he wanted to be his own boss, the Syracuse football alumnus and former NFL player turned to what he knew best: football. Hunter created a program to get kids started in sports but it turned out to be so much bigger than that.

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No longer the Stahrr of the show

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To play lacrosse at Syracuse, you have to be the best of the best. Bri Stahrr fit that description, but her almost permanent position on the bench gave her a new perspective on the game, and in life.

Photo collage from left of a man playing kickball, headshot of Bri Stahrr, group photo at a bowling alley and a boy playing football.
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What Makes a Game

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From seeing sports differently from the sidelines to the communities fostered through athletic participation, there are more important things than final scores and championship trophies.