Coates brothers

Tommy (left) and Mike Coates, brothers and De La Salle Institute alumni, squared off as competitors in the Division-III national football championship on Dec. 20 in Shenandoah, Texas, as North Central College (Tommy’s team) defeated the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater 41-14 at Woodforest Bank Stadium. Tommy is a freshman wide receiver for North Central, and Mike is a sophomore tight end for Wisconsin-Whitewater. (photo courtesy of Mike Boehm)