Jeff Sanders Weekly Journal #2
Jeff Sanders
Jeff Sanders

Posted Sep 23, 2005


IU football commit Jeff Sanders, who will be writing a regular journal for HoosierNation.com this season, provides some insight into a recent trip to Bloomington, including his first time watching "The Walk," and much more...

Editor's Note: IU football commit Jeff Sanders will be doing a regular "journal" for HoosierNation.com as he goes through his senior season at Springfield, Illinois' Sacred Heart Griffin H.S. SHG is currently 4-0 and ranked No. 2 in the state.

Dear Hoosier Nation,

This week has been great! We've practiced hard, studied film and feel like we are well prepared for our opponent Lanphier High School. We played very well as a team last Friday and came out on top, 69-20, over Lincoln High School. We have different guys step up each week to bring the team to victory. The defense shut down their passing game, which I expressed as a point of worry in last weeks journal!

So, then after the game on Friday my dad asked if I wanted to go to the IU game on Saturday! I said "when do we leave?" So after films and talking to my history teacher's sixth grade football team on Saturday we left and made it just in time to talk to Debbie, the receptionist (the nicest lady in the world), get some tickets and see "The Walk." It slapped me in the face when during “The Walk” my mom said "do you believe that is going to be you next year?"

It was just kind of like wow!

The game was awesome, a great win for our Hoosiers! I also met another commit at the game named Alex Perry, who seemed like a really cool guy.

But anyways our girls volleyball team their city championship this week for the fourth straight time!! We packed our gym full of students, it was great to see the fan support form our students to a usually unattended sport! It was also great to feel what it was like to actually be in the crowded stands since I have never had a chance because of football and basketball! On the executive student council we are doing a lot of planning for homecoming which is only two weeks away! But that is all for now!!

Wish me luck this weekend!

GO HOOSIERS!

Jeff Sanders

  • Jeff Sanders' Week 1 Journal


  • Related Stories
    Jeff Sanders Weekly Journal
     -by AllHoosiers.com  Sep 30, 2005
    Jeff Sanders Weekly Journal
     -by AllHoosiers.com  Sep 15, 2005
    Sanders In Pursuit
     -by AllHoosiers.com  Sep 13, 2005

    MAGAZINE COVERAGE
    Get the 2014 Recruiting Yearbook and the 2013 All Hoosiers Basketball Preview Magazine with an Annual Total Access Pass.
    Sign Up Today!

    Upgrade Now!
    Free Email Newsletter
    Don't miss any news or features from AllHoosiers.com. Subscribe to our newsletter to have our newest articles emailed to you on a daily or weekly basis.
    Click here for a list of all Team Newsletters.

    Add Players to My HotList
    Get free email alerts with news about your favorite players. Click name to add to My HotList.
    TE Jeff Sanders (profile)
    [View My HotList]
    Add Topics to My HotList
    Get free email alerts with news about your favorite topics. Click link to add to My HotList.
    Football > Indiana > Recruiting
    [View My HotList]