A behind-the-scenes look at a women’s football game
By Stan Grossfeld, Boston Globe Staff.
May 10, 2016 — Last Saturday, the Boston Renegades women’s football team played a game at Dilboy Stadium in Somerville. We took a behind-the-scenes look before kickoff, and recorded images as well as sounds from the locker room. See the journal on BostonGlobe.com
In the top photo, Jessica Cabrera, who plays offensive line and is a correction officer from Weymouth, got the troops fired up in the locker room with a pep talk.
Below, Susan Quimby, a police dispatcher, spent time praying the the locker room before the game.
The End Zone Militia is famous for firing its muskets after every New England Patriots score, but in the NFL offseason, the members keep their trigger fingers in shape. That included Saturday’s Renegades game.
The Renegades then went out and demolished the Cleveland [Fusion], 47-18.