Friday, 22 May 2015

Valkyries in the news

Works by Mark Thibert Staffieri for Canada Football Chat from May 13-22.

Article on fifth-year defensive lineman/offensive lineman Jaime Lammerding's experiences playing football and wheelchair basketball.

May 16: Wordly Presence: Chan part of strong Valkyries class in attendance at Women's World Football Games
Second-year linebacker Ehjae Chan got a taste of women's football on an international level when she attended the Women's World Football Games in Tampa, Florida in February.

May 19: Family Affair: Mother & daughter tandem make Valkyries history suiting up alongside each other
Check out how Crystal Matheson, a rookie defensive back, feels about playing Valkyries with her daughter, second-year running back Samantha.

May 20: Cultivating Skills: WWFG Experience great education experience for rookie lineman Funk
Before she played her first official down as a Valkyrie, first-year offensive lineman Alyssa Funk tested herself against players from around the world at the Women's World Football Games in Tampa, Florida in February.

May 22: Extending the Dynasty: Boldt leads sensational new Valkyries era
Stacey Boldt spent her first two years with the Valkyries as a receiver while backing up quarterback Candace Bloomquist. Now in her third-year, Boldt has taken over the quarterback spot following the retirement of Bloomquist.