Gretzky, Redell to speak at Quarterback Club

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The Glendale YMCA Quarterback Club will hold its eighth meeting at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at The Elk’s Lodge, 120 E. Colorado St., Glendale.

The club, which is in its 67th year, is geared to support the Crescenta Valley, Hoover, Glendale and St. Francis high football teams and the Glendale Community College football program.

Bill Redell and Wayne Gretzky will be the guest speakers.

Redell is the head football coach at powerhouse Oaks Christian High and is a former St. Francis High coach.

He led the Lions to the CIF Southern Section Northwest Division championship last season.

Gretzky is the all-time leading scorer in the National Hockey League with 984 goals and 1,963 assists for 2,857 points.

He won four Stanley Cups with the Edmonton Oilers before playing for the Los Angeles Kings, St. Louis Blues and New York Rangers.

Gretzky recently coached the Phoenix Coyotes.


Written by Charles Rich

October 26, 2009 at 12:40 pm

Posted in Sports

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