U.S. Army All-American Bowl for High School Senior Football Stars

By: ralphbarrera

Jan 03 2009

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Aperture:f/3.5
Focal Length:35mm
ISO:1250
Shutter:1/320 sec
Camera:Canon EOS-1D Mark II N

 The U.S. Army All-American Bowl for high school seniors was held at the Alamodome Saturday afternoon in San Antonio, TX. with all-stars from the West competing against the East. The East was victorious 30-17 and celebrates their championship trophy led by players Kevin Newsome, bottom left, and Nick Alajajian, bottom right, as they pass it around for kisses following the win.

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An Army soldier rappels down from the top of the Alamodome carrying the game ball prior to kickoff.

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Army personnel salute the flag during the playing of the National Anthem.

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West player Byron Moore tackles East’s Brandon McGee during first half action.

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Soldiers came out in mass to watch the game at the Alamodome.

photos by Ralph Barrera/Austin American-Statesman

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