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by GV Dad
Thu Aug 16, 2018 10:26 pm
Forum: Football
Topic: 3 Weeks from TONIGHT
Replies: 3
Views: 239

Re: 3 Weeks from TONIGHT

All I'm hearing, is no one is saying anything. They are really being secretive, hoping to surprise people. I guess we'll see if that strategy works.
by GV Dad
Mon Aug 13, 2018 10:08 am
Forum: Football
Topic: Future Football Schedules
Replies: 175
Views: 27501

Re: Future Football Schedules

Thanks for the update. Are both Montana schools home and away contracts? Yes. At Montana State this year, vs Montana State in Macomb next year. Montana in Macomb this year, at Montana in 2021. EDIT - we also have upcoming H&H's with North Alabama (2019/2020), Eastern Washington (2020/2021), and Sou...
by GV Dad
Mon Aug 13, 2018 9:10 am
Forum: Football
Topic: Future Football Schedules
Replies: 175
Views: 27501

Re: Future Football Schedules

ST_Lawson wrote:
Sat Aug 11, 2018 9:51 pm
Leatherneck177 wrote:
Sat Aug 11, 2018 9:41 pm
Montana State has a game at Western on their site for September 14th 2019,
Thanks for the update.
Are both Montana schools home and away contracts?
by GV Dad
Mon Aug 13, 2018 9:09 am
Forum: Football
Topic: Introduce Yourself
Replies: 39
Views: 997

Re: Introduce Yourself

My name is Adam. I grew up in tiny Avon and now live in Columbus, IN. I come from a family of Leathernecks (mom, father, brothers, sister-in-law). I went to my first FB game in '94 and my first basketball game in '97. I've seen some great football, basketball and soccer games durung my time at West...
by GV Dad
Mon Aug 13, 2018 9:08 am
Forum: Football
Topic: Introduce Yourself
Replies: 39
Views: 997

Re: Introduce Yourself

So very nice to see all these posts from new members to the Leatherneck family. My name is Henry Welsch '97 aka Western_101 from the "old board". I miss some of the posters from the old board. where are you "Footballfan" and "Pit Prognosticator"? I lived in Lincoln Hall mostly, I actually loved the...
by GV Dad
Sat Aug 11, 2018 9:46 pm
Forum: Football
Topic: Introduce Yourself
Replies: 39
Views: 997

Re: Introduce Yourself

We definitely need to pick a game and have a LeatherneckNation tailgate!
by GV Dad
Sat Aug 11, 2018 12:46 pm
Forum: Football
Topic: Introduce Yourself
Replies: 39
Views: 997

Re: Introduce Yourself

I went to Western during the "Baby Boomer" era. One new dorm was opened every year that I was there: Higgins, Thompson, Tanner, and Wetzel. There were so many students living on-campus that some were living in Typing Rooms and Floor Lounges in the dorms. Living off-campus was not as popular back in...
by GV Dad
Sat Aug 11, 2018 11:57 am
Forum: Football
Topic: Introduce Yourself
Replies: 39
Views: 997

Re: Introduce Yourself

My name is Pam Buettner, and my son Caden is an incoming freshman on the football team. He plays offensive line. We live in Northern Illinois; LaSalle-Peru. Starved Rock State Park is about 5 miles from us. I am a Western Ill Univ alumni graduating in 96’ with a BA in communications and special edu...
by GV Dad
Sat Aug 11, 2018 10:52 am
Forum: Football
Topic: Introduce Yourself
Replies: 39
Views: 997

Re: Introduce Yourself

I liken this as a bit of a "roll call!" I became a Leatherneck fan in the Fall of 1971, hence my name "Neckfansince71!" I got the opportunity of a life time when I graduated from WIU in 1975 (Biology) and ended up teaching, coaching, and serving as an administrator in a suburban school for 34 years...
by GV Dad
Sat Aug 11, 2018 9:35 am
Forum: Football
Topic: Introduce Yourself
Replies: 39
Views: 997

Re: Introduce Yourself

I have enjoyed football since I was a little kid. Played in HS and thought I was pretty good. After HS, I registered for college at Jacksonville State and was going to walk on. Then I realized I had no business going to college yet or playing football. Eventually I went to college in Davenport, IA ...