Rookie Quarterback Author:Jackson Scholz (This is very good discarded library edition with a 1965 copyright) — Printed in the United States. — At the age of 22 Tim Barlow had little to look back on with pride. He had dropped out of high school because of low grades, and now he was fresh home from the Navy, without a job. Although his allout dedication to football had ruined Tim's high-... more »school record, he immediately decided to join the local sandlot football team. Would that sport always dominate his life?
Under the expert coaching of Bart Hogan, however, Tim thrived. He got a job and began correspondence courses toward his high-school diploma. Then a pro scout came to a game to look Tim over, and Tim plunged headfirst into the demanding, strenuous world of professional football. His future was full of more than one kind of potential now, and as the season advanced that future hung in the balance as never before.
Jackson Scholz's professional hand is evident once again in this stirring football story. Tim Barlow's progress from the sandlot to the professional gridiron will be pursued with the enthusiasm by eager football fans.« less