It’s not about winning or losing, it’s how we play the game
The Guelph Gryphons Community Day football game was held on Aug. 27, and supported the United Way. At the end of the first half the Gryphons were leading 7-5 against the Ottawa Gee-Gees.
During half time, the residence mascots played musical chairs. The Maritime Shark won!
Resident Advisors took to the field at halftime to play heads or tails.
The cheerleaders kept the crowd in high spirits throughout the game.
The last five minutes of the game saw the Gryphons rally, racking up 11 points.
Fans and players cheered in excitement as the Gryphons scored a touchdown.
In overtime, Gabriel Ferraro made a 49-yard field goal.
After double overtime the Gee-Gees won the game 24-21.
Players and coaches comforted Ferraro after the loss.
The Gryphons may have lost, but the true spirit of being a Gryphon was shown!
Photos by Tasha Falconer