The Lely Touchdown Club held Alumni Night before the spring folotball game on Thursday. Players enjoyed a cookout and sharing memories. At halftime, former Lely standout, Steve Octavien, was honored. He is the first Lely player ito make it in the pros, playigng defensive back for the Dallas Cowboys. His parents, Philmene and Estefan, accepted a plaque and football jersey in Steve's honor, who was unable to attend due to mini-camp practices with Dallas. Lely Principal Ken Fairbanks, left, shows the plaque to Kim Butts, former Lely strength coach, who is a long-time friend of Octavien, as his parents and Paul Ruby, Lely athletic director, look on. The jersey, plaque and other memorabilia will be placed in a showcase at the school to honor Ocatvien.

Photo by ROGER LALONDE, Staff

The Lely Touchdown Club held Alumni Night before the spring folotball game on Thursday. Players enjoyed a cookout and sharing memories. At halftime, former Lely standout, Steve Octavien, was honored. He is the first Lely player ito make it in the pros, playigng defensive back for the Dallas Cowboys. His parents, Philmene and Estefan, accepted a plaque and football jersey in Steve's honor, who was unable to attend due to mini-camp practices with Dallas. Lely Principal Ken Fairbanks, left, shows the plaque to Kim Butts, former Lely strength coach, who is a long-time friend of Octavien, as his parents and Paul Ruby, Lely athletic director, look on. The jersey, plaque and other memorabilia will be placed in a showcase at the school to honor Ocatvien.

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