The line’s been mostly healthy for Fenwick, which St. Pierre credits to the work they put in all summer. In addition to strength training with Pat Downey’s Gridiron Training, they did plenty of cardio to get themselves ready for the rigors of what they hoped would 13 games of pulling, trapping and pancaking.
All that time together helped Kaufman, the group’s Catholic Central League all-star, St. Pierre, Andrade, DeBerardinis and Hurley bond mentally, too.
“We feed off of each other. All those 6 a.m. workouts and lifting, when we’re in a group like that together it helped us come together,” said St. Pierre. “For the most part we’re all good at most things, some guys are a little faster, some guys are a little stronger, but I’d say whatever weaknesses we have are balanced our by the other guys’ strengths.”