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In His Child's Footsteps
Richard Deutsch
September 30, 1996
At Hartnell junior college, Jeff Shaffer has joined son Adam in the trenches
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September 30, 1996

In His Child's Footsteps

At Hartnell junior college, Jeff Shaffer has joined son Adam in the trenches

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Adam and Jeff's first game this year was on Sept. 14 against Sierra Community College, of Rockland, at a Salinas stadium dubbed the Pit. From the start the Hartnell fans implored the Panther coaches to "Put in Pops!" They received a treat when Adam and Jeff were inserted on offense as blocking tight ends in running situations.

Late in the fourth quarter, with Hartnell leading 32-7, Adam and Jeff were trading war stories on the sidelines. "Look at them," Freitas said. "They couldn't be happier."

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