Blue Wave teams up with Darien senior citizens for football home games

The 2018 Darien High School Football Captains extend an invitation to seniors to attend home games.  Blake Cellar,  left, Willy Keating, Connor Fay and Bruce Ferguson.

In partnership with At Home In Darien, the 2018 Darien High Senior Football Captains have extended a special invitation to senior citizens to attend the DHS home games with free admission.

The Darien Blue Wave Football team led by Captains Blake Cellar, Connor Fay, Bruce Ferguson and Willy Keating said they are excited to welcome senior fans to this season’s home games and look forward to seeing them cheer in the stands.

Admission to home games will be free for Darien seniors aged 65+.  Handicapped accessible parking spaces will also be available. At Home In Darien will provide transportation with its sedan and van service for those who need it.  To arrange a ride, please call the At Home In Darien office, at 203-655-2227.

According to Gina Blum, Executive Director of At Home In Darien, “Many Darien senior citizens have shared a connection with Darien High School sports through the years.  We are delighted to be able to share this opportunity and to help keep our vibrant senior generation connected to our youth.”

Football Coach Rob Trifone is also excited about continuing this partnership with At Home In Darien. “The Blue Wave football family is thrilled to keep our senior citizens involved in the program.  Darien has a long rich tradition in football and it is our pleasure to not only carry on that tradition, but share it with the seniors in town who started the great tradition. We invite all of the seniors in Darien to come out and enjoy a great day of high school football!”

The 2018 home game schedule for Darien High School’s Blue Wave football team is as follows:

Saturday, Sept. 29 at 1:30 p.m. vs. Stamford

Saturday, Oct. 6 at 2 p.m. vs. Staples

Friday, Oct. 26 at 7 p.m. vs. Trumbull

Saturday, Nov. 10 at 1:30 p.m. vs. Bridgeport Central

At Home In Darien is a non-profit 501 (c) 3 organization whose mission is to help older adults in Darien to live independently, comfortably and with dignity in their own homes for as long as possible. For information concerning services, please call 203-655-2227 or visit: athomeindarien.org