Mike Crabtree

Football Plebe Year – Numerials
David Phillips — Christine the B1 guys will talk your ear off at the 50th as your dad was legendary. One story he told me was when he got injured at plebe football practice and was being carried off on a stretcher. He saw his teammates coming over to him and thought, “What a wonderful gesture. All my buddies coming over to see if I am ok.” When the others got to Mike, all they did was scavenge his helmet, shoes, and hip pads.

4 Comments

  1. Christine Crabtree-Stetegman
    Posted March 5, 2014 at 3:57 pm | Permalink

    This story makes me giggle every time I think it. Thanks for sharing it.———Christine Crabtree-Stegeman

  2. forwhattheygave
    Posted March 24, 2014 at 7:12 am | Permalink

    Your Dad was a Good Man

  3. Christine Crabtree-Stegeman
    Posted April 4, 2014 at 11:18 am | Permalink

    It’s spring now and I’m thinking of you and of the all the wonderful stories your friends have shared. You were a man of integrity, leadership and someone who was always up for a good prank. Love and miss you always.

  4. forwhattheygave
    Posted April 4, 2014 at 12:23 pm | Permalink

    Christine – select some of the comments, check with the author and post on your Dad’s site. Phil

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s