Red Devil football welcomes female assistant coach, female wide receiver
September 26, 2019
That's the theme of the Hinsdale Central football program this year.
Offense and defense.
Juniors and seniors.
Males and females.
Yes, it's true. Look closely at the next game and you might spot coach Allison Fish working with defensive players on the sidelines and blond braids extending from the helmet of No. 34, wide receiver Chiara Gregor.
The two make joining a group of 80 players and half a dozen coaches - none of whom are women - look easy, varsity head coach Brian Griffin said.
"I think they're both in a situation where it could be weird or it could be awkward and their approach to it and their work ethic and what they bring has made everything very smooth and easy," he said. "They are both incredible people. I'm ...
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