From School Library Journal
YA-- An excellent example of the horror genre, although not as extreme as Stephen King. When Craig Tanner is offered a promotion by TarrenTech and the family moves to Silverdale, Colorado, everything seems perfect. It is a company town with quaint houses, little commercialization, and a community that supports its sports teams. Mark Tanner develops dramatically as an athlete after several sessions at the Rocky Mountain High sports center where the football players are given workouts. This is only the beginning of a training program that has some terrifying results. Creature will be widely read by athletes and sports fans.
A powerful high tech company, a postcard pretty company town. families children sunshine happiness. A high school football team that never ever loses. And something else something horrible. Now there is a new family in town. A shy, nature loving teenager. A new hometown. A new set of bullies. Maybe the team's sports clinic can help him. Rebuild him. Then they won't hurt him again. The won't dare.
medical experiment on high school football
A great old fashioned/high tech horror book