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Tough Guy Week 9 and 10

In the final week of the 2014 season, senior's emotions and fan's emotions were running high when Washington High came to County Stadium. The Rams had been on a roll lately, winning its past 3 games in a row. They looked at Washington as number 4 in a row and a solidification of the Bayside South Title. The game was marked with outstanding plays all over but the Game was won in the trenches where Freshman DT Jose Vasquez-Ramos lives. The big 265 DT took on double teams and ran over offensive lineman en route to a 60-14 win for the Rams. Pictured left to right, Atlantic Physical Therapy, Physical Therapist, Gwyn Benny, Jose Vasquez-Ramos and Coach Brendan Riley.

Tough Guy Week 9 and 10

Atlantic Physical Therapy is proud to present the week 9 and week 10 Tough Guy of the Week award to Amari Cannon and Shyheim Holden. Cannon had 2 TD during the Bulldog victory week 9, and Holden had 9 tackles and 2 sacks leading the Bulldogs to their week 10 victory over Seaford.

Tough Guy Week 8

As Atlantic Physical Therapy's "Tough Guy" awards comes to an end, this week's winner and Taste of South Philly Restaurant gift certificate recipient for 2014 is Brandon Almony. The senior offensive tackle had several blocks that led to a successful rushing performance by Indian Rivers running backs in their last game of the season. Pictured left to right is Coach Townsend, Brandon Almony, and Heather Little, PTA at Atlantic Physical Therapy. Congratulations to all of 2014's winners.

Tough Guy Week 8

This Weeks "Atlantic Physical Therapy's Tough Guy award is presented to Brandon Wooten for outstanding play. Pictured from left: SDHS Head Football Coach Bobby Knox, Brandon Wooten and APT CEO Bob Hammond.

Tough Guy Week 8

This past week's battle in the Bayside south was exactly what people thought it had the potential to be, two teams trading blows like old-time boxers duking it out in Time's Square. Stephan Decatur has been in every contest this season but had just come up short. Parkside has had some success as of late and has fought valiantly in each contest. It was difficult to pick just one person but when we think about crucial situations that could change the outcome of the game it became very clear, Jon McGee was the Tough Guy of the Week award winner. In the 3rd quarter, McGee was switched from Guard to Center. Not an easy job especially considering we were in the shotgun and trying to run a fast tempo offense. We needed consistency and execution. We needed to perform inside of the red zone. Jon gave us that opportunity helping to lead to the way to a 35-28 victory over Stephan Decatur. Pictured left to right, Coach Riley, Jon McGee and Atlantic Physical Therapy, Physical Therapist, Gwyn Benny.

Tough Guy Week 8

Football doesn't build character it reveals it. This week the Parkside Rams, with their backs against the wall had the choice to either step up and defend their city title or step out and let Wicomico High take it. Wicomico had a chance to make the playoffs. Parkside stepped up in a big way led by tough guy of the week award winner, Malcolm Downing who's two touchdowns catches, defense sack and fumble recovery led the Rams to a dominating 42-20 win over Wicomico High School. Malcolm is a starting defensive end and tight end. He is a two year captain and a 4.0 student. Tough isn't the only word that could be used to describe him but for this week's recipient his tough play and effort led to the back to back repeat as Salisbury City Champs. Pictured left to right , Atlantic Physical Therapy, Physical Therapist, Gwyn Benny, Malcolm Downing and Coach Riley.

Tough Guy Week 8

This past week...the Ram took on Snow Hill High School. Adversity and how you handle that adversity is part of the make-up of becoming tough. Parkside showed up this week and was able to walk away with a win. More importantly the team played as a unit. There were lots of highlights and spectacular plays but the biggest play came out of one single solitary tackle. It was a decision..."be the hammer or be the nail." Around the field the Coaches echo these kind of concepts regularly. This week's award winner Dabyrant Crockett, choose to be the Hammer. The play was simple...Snow Hill Running back, Ian Smith, breaks out of the line of scrimmage and barrels to get down the field. Running to his left Smith, dodging would be tacklers. The only thing standing in the tough running backs way was one lone corner. Crockett went up and filed tackling in perfect form. Smith is a great running, tough and a low center of gravity. Crockett tackle saved a touchdown and it definitely proved to be a huge confidence booster for the young man. Great player make great plays and have to make decisions to be tough, not just in talk but in action. This week the Ram look forward to the contest with in town rival, Wicomico. Pictured left to right , Atlantic Physical Therapy, Physical Therapist, Gwyn Benny, Dabryant Crockett and Coach Riley.

Indian River Tough Guy

This week's Atlantic Physical Therapy Tough Guy award and Taste of South Philly Restaurant gift certificate goes to Zion Howard. Zion is a sophomore offensive guard and defensive tackle. He led the Indians defense with 8 tackles and had several excellent blocks to allow Indian River to rush for 187 yards. Pictured from left to right is Coach Steele, Zion Howard, and Heather Little, Physical Therapist Assistant at Atlantic Physical Therapy.

Tough Guy Week 7

This weeks "Atlantic Physical Therapy's Tough Guy Award is presented to Justin Meekins for outstanding play. Pictured from left: Matthew Hammond, APT Vice Pres. Bobby Hammond, Justin Meekins and SDHS Asst. Coach Joe Andrews.

Tough Guy Week 6

This weeks Atlantic Physical Therapy "Tough Guy" award and Taste of South Philly restaurant gift certificate recipient is Shaquille Hall. The senior caught 2 passes for 47 yards, ran the ball 11 times for 53 yards, and had 6 tackles from his safety position. In addition, he intercepted a pass and returned it 35 yards, and he had several bone-jarring hits defensively in the Indians 28-13 win over Woodbridge. Pictured left to right, Coach Steele, Shaquille Hall, and Heather Little, PTA at Atlantic Physical Therapy.

Week 6-Tough Guy of the Week Award- Dajour Diggs

Playing against Kent County-there are a couple things certain 1. The offense will run double tight formations. 2. You have to gang tackle their running back 3. You have to put pressure on their Qb, who likes to throw the ball deep. Dajour Diggs plays outside linebacker. All week in practice he was put at a disadvantage. Two, three blockers-play action passes and screens, he needed to be prepared for it all. Dajour stepped up, he had two forced fumbles one fumble recovery and hit after hit on the Kent County Qb. The key was he did is job. He stepped up when it was tough and made plays. Looking ahead the Rams take on Snow Hill at County Stadium 10/16/14 at 6:30pm. Come out and support. Pictured left to right , Atlantic Physical Therapy, Physical Therapist, Gwyn Benny, Dayour Diggs and Coach Riley.

Tough Guy Week 6

This weeks, "Atlantic Physical Therapy's Tough Guy" is awarded to Eddie Zonnak for outstanding play against North Caroline H.S. Pictured from left: SDHS Head Football coach Bobby Knox, Eddie Zonnak and APT CEO Bob Hammond.

Tough Guy Week 6

Atlantic Physical Therapy is proud to present the Tough Guy of the Week award to Amari Cannon. Amari rushed for 94 yds with 1 TD and accumulated 10 tackles to help lead the Bulldogs to a victory.

Laurel Bulldogs Tough Guy

Atlantic Physical Therapy is proud to present the Tough Guy of the Week award to the Laurel Bulldogs defense. The Bulldogs held the Raiders to only 20 points giving Laurel their fourth straight win.

Parkside High School Tough Guy

Shawn'ye Jones - This Hard Hitting Free Safety had a spectacular week vs. Bayside team Kent Island. Totaling 16 tackles on the day (6 solo-10 assist). Shawn'ye desire to get to the football and bring the force of the defense is a credit to his toughness. The Ram take on Kent County this Saturday at 1:30pm at Kent County High School. Pictured left to right, Atlantic Physical Therapy, Physical Therapist, Gwyn Benny, Shawn'ye Jones and Coach Riley.

Atlantic Physical Therapy"s Tough Guy Award

This weeks "Atlantic Physical Therapy"s Tough Guy Award" is presented to Jeremiah Purnell for outstanding play against Easton H.S. Pictured from left: SDHS Head Football Coach Bobby Knox, Jeremiah Purnell, APT Vice Pres. Bobby Hammond,DPT and Matthew Hammond

Indian River Tough Guy Week 5

This weeks Atlantic Physical Therapy "Tough Guy" award and recipient of Taste of South Philly Pizzeria gift certificate is Gerald Foreman. Gerald is a sophomore running and defensive back. He rushed for 54 yards and a touchdown on offense and defensively had 5 tackles and a fumble recovery. Pictured from left to right Coach Steele, Foreman, and Heather Little, PTA at Atlantic Physical Therapy. Thanks Heather.

Indian River Tough Guy239

This weeks Atlantic Physical Therapy "Tough Guy Award " goes Spencer Sturla, a senior offensive and defensive tackle. Spencer recorded 5 tackles and left an offensive line charge that paved the way for 200 rushing yards in the Indians 25-14 win over Milford last Friday night. As an added bonus to Spencer, Taste of Philly Pizzeria and Restaurant in Selbyville has graciously donated a gift card to its restaurant as well. Pictured left to right are Coach Steele, Spencer, and Heather Little representing Atlantic Physical Therapy.

Tough Guy of the Week
Tough Guy of the Week Laurel DE High School

Tough Guy of the Week

Atlantic Physical Therapy is proud to present the Tough Guy of the Week award to #10 Jarrett Johnson for his performance during week 4 against DE Military Academy. Jarrett had 96 rec yds and 1TD giving the bulldogs their third win.
Pictured is Blake Hare, PTA and Jarrett Johnson

Tough guy of the Week Laurel DE High School

Atlantic Physical Therapy is proud to present the Tough Guy of the Week award to #8 Johnny McGinnis for his performance in week 2 against St. Elizabeth. Johnny accumulated a staggering 10 tackles for the Bulldogs.

Stephen Decatur Tough Guy

This weeks "Atlantic Physical Therapy's Tough Guy Award", is presented to Sam Coates for stellar play against an undefeated Kent Island Team, Pictured from Left: SDHS Head Coach Bobby Knox, Sam Coates, APT CEO Bob Hammond, APT Vice Pres. Bobby Hammond, DPT and Matthew Hammond.

Parkside High School Tough Guy

This past week the Rams took on 3-0 2A opponent Easton High School. The Rams, with tough play and great adjustments made it an exciting game, led by Devin Redding, Quarterback and Defensive back, battled throughout the evening falling by one point 33-32 to Easton. Redding rushed for huge gains gaining over 198 yards rushing and using his passing threats to set up great situations. Playing and excelling on both sides is no easy task but Devin excelled pushing himself and his teams in one of the best games in the Bayside this past week. Well deserving of the Tough Guy award, Redding's heart and determination helped the Rams throughout the night. The Rams take on another tough opponent this week at Kent Island High School, game time starts at 6:30pm. Pictured left to right , Atlantic Physical Therapy, Physical Therapist, Gwyn Benny, Devin Redding and Coach Riley.

Indian River High School Week 3

This weeks Atlantic Physical Therapy " Tough Guy" award goes to Zion Howard, a 5'7, 175# a defensive tackle and offensive guard sophomore. Zion led the IR defense with 7 tackles and blocked extremely well offensively. Left to right is Coach Steele, Zion Howard, and Heather Little, PTA at Atlantic Physical Therapy.

Parkside High School

Battling and redemption was the thought process for the senior wideout/defensive back, Connor Savage. After a tough week two loss to North Caroline, Connor and his fellow Rams bounced back to take on in town rival, James M. Bennett. Connor had an excellent game on both sides of the ball coming up with two crucial interceptions, an opening touchdown catch, several key bone crushing blocks and a couple heads up catches that helped propel the Rams on to victory, 33-14. Connor was without a doubt the Tough Guy of the Week. Pictured left to right from Atlantic Physical Therapy, Physical Therapist, Gwyn Benny, Connor Savage and Coach Brendan Riley.

Indian River High School Week 2

Shaquille Hall
This week's Atlantic Physical Therapy "Tough Guy" award goes to Shaquille Hall, senior safety and wide receiver. Shaquille caught a touchdown pass, had 2 interceptions on defense and had several big hits from his safety position on defense. Pictured from left to right Coach Ray Steele, Shaquille Hall, and from Atlantic Physical Therapy, Heather Little, PTA

Indian River High School Tough Guy Week 1

Lance Harmon
Atlantic Physical Therapy's first "Tough Guy" award of 2014 goes to Lance Harmon, 190 pound, 5'2 Junior. Lance led the Indian River defense in a 28-21 win over Stephen Decatur on Friday night. Lance recorded 11 tackles and 2 assists to the Indians. Left to right is Heather Little, PTA, representing Atlantic Physical Therapy, Lance Harmon, and Coach Ray Steele.

Tough Guy Week 2 Stephen Decatur High School

Ernest Shockley Jr.
This weeks "Atlantic Physical Therapy's Tough Guy of the Week" is presented to Ernest Shockley Jr. for outstanding play against Queene Anne HS pictured from left: SDHS Head Football Coach Bobby Knox, Ernest Shockley, APT CEO Bob Hammond, and Matthew Hammond.

Parkside High School, Week 1 Tough Guy

Jason Fox
Small in stature; big in Heart. This week's Parkside Tough guy award goes to Senior OLB/FB Jason Fox. Jason had 2 forced fumbles, 2 fumble recoveries and over 7 total tackles this past week versus North Caroline High School. Coupled with over 50+ yards on tough ground running, Fox turned in an all-around great performance. Jason embodies the Tough Guy persona and really exemplified the heart and toughness to turn in a truly competitive performance.

Stephen Decatur High School Tough Guy Week 1

Dryden Brous
This Atlantic Physical Therapy's "Toughguy of the Week" is presented to Dryden Brous for Outstanding play against Indian River. Pictured from Left: SDHS Head Football Coach Bobby Knox , Dryden Brous and Atlantic Physical Therapy CEO Bob Hammond.