How much food does it take to feed a football team for breakfast? Not as much bacon as you’d expect

Fans at a Riverton High School football game in 2017. File Photo

(Riverton, Wyo.) – Riverton Schools Superintendent Terry Snyder Tuesday night acknowledged parents of the football team players for feeding them breakfast during the recent camp the team attended.

“Our parents really stepped up and supported the kids,” Snyder said, ticking off a list of how much breakfast food the players consumed during the five mornings of the camp.

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The parents provided, and cooked:

600 biscuits

480 pancakes

440 sausage links

240 tortillas

59 pounds of ground sausage

47 dozen eggs

25 gallons of milk and orange juice

16 gallons of gravy

12 pounds of potatoes

6 pounds of bacon

4 giant bowls of fruit

3 pounds of cheese

2 gallons of syrup

1 pound of butter.

In providing the list, one parent wrote: “Five mornings of (breakfast) with the RHS football team has been priceless. Good luck this season boys. GO BIG RED!”

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