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Gleason Bobby

 

 

 

Robert D. Gleason        

CHS Class of 1961


CHS ’61
Class Present (1,2,3), Student Council, Key Club, School Newspaper (Sports Editor, Athletic Association, Football (Gr 8, 1,2,3,4-Co-Captain) As an 8th Grader, Bob ran for 158 yards, scored 2 touchdowns on 7 carries. As a senior he completed, arguably he best CHS football career in history. He set the all time scoring record of 263 points on 40 touchdowns and 23 PATs. He held the CHS single game scoring mark of 34 points on 4 touchdowns and 5 2-point conversions. He held the all-time scoring record his career in the Lowell Suburban Conference of 201 points. HE rushed for a career total of 3040 Yards on 409 carries for a 7.4 yards/carry. His combined rushing and passing yardage was 3132 total yards. This was done over a 5-year high school career playing an 8 game schedule. He also competed in Basketball and Baseball

Career
Massachusetts Electric Company (27 years) Cable Splicer, Shop Steward for the Underground Department, Union’s Executive Board

Community
East End Club, Lowell Lodge of Elks, Mount Pleasant Golf Club

One of, if not the BEST, football player to ever play for Chelmsford High School