Kensington: Former Leader on the Football Field Moves on to UPenn

Kensington: Former Leader on the Football Field Moves on to UPenn

Time spent as a Tiger on the Kensington High School football team was about more than just touchdowns and field goals for Matt Sanasac. It was about creating a safe and new way to stay out of trouble in the heart of a rough neighborhood. Sanasac used football to figure out who he really wanted […]

 By Max Pulcini and Matthew Albasi

Kensington: A Football Team Inspires the Players and the Community

Kensington: A Football Team Inspires the Players and the Community

Welcome to Rise of the Tigers, a documentary series that chronicles the story of the Kensington Tigers football team. Now in its second season, the team finds its home in one of the city’s roughest neighborhoods: Kensington. While Kensington is the home of violence, gangs and drug dealing, Coach Ellwood Erb has dreams of bringing […]