High school football, New York City-style
A photojournalist embeded in a full season of high school football that was about much more than football. He captured the growth of a kid, a dream a family and a community. It won the College Photographer the Year Award.
|Full Story||Joseph Swide Captures the Heartache of High School Football|
|Outlet||New York Times|
|Date||December 18, 2015|
No Friday night lights brighten Erasmus Hall’s football field in Midwood, Brooklyn. The Dutchmen play most of their games at noon on weekends. There is no marching band, but there is a D.J. behind the end zone. And while the bleachers may never be completely full, the fans cheering them on are fiercely loyal.