CASTLETON - Kim Alercio
sat in the stands at spanking new Spartan Stadium watching the first football practice in Castleton State College's history.
The community has just embraced us," Kim
thought back to a day in January of 2008 when Rich was here for an interview.
That's why Kim
did not know whether she
was wasting her
time as she
visited neighborhoods and schools, assessing them with their three school-age sons in mind.
"And first and foremost, we thought Vermont could be a wonderful place to raise our family and that because this was a start-up program, it was an opportunity that couldn't be passed up," Kim
Prior to taking the field Thursday night, the players and their families had a meal in Huden Dining Hall where Alercio
coaching staff to them.