Sister anointed captain of Packer fandom
Winning essay gives Sr. Sean Marie title of honorary fan captain
|NO PLACE LIKE LAMBEAU: Franciscan Sr. Sean Marie Tobin is all smiles as she joins Green Bay Packers players on the field at Lambeau Field in Green Bay, Wis., Jan. 12 for the coin toss. The Packers defeated the Seattle Seahawks to earn a bid to the National Football Conference championship game Jan. 20 at Lambeau Field. (Photo courtesy of James V. Biever, Green Bay Packers)
By Jeff Kurowski
Compass Assistant Editor
GREEN BAY -- Packer nation, meet your captain: Franciscan Sr. Sean Marie Tobin.
Visitors to the Green Bay Packers' official Web site, Packers.com, selected Sr. Sean Marie of Manitowoc as winner of the Web site's playoff ticket essay contest.
According to the Packers Web site, more than 5,000 essays were submitted, and more than 5,000 votes were cast. Sr. Sean Marie, 68, was one of five essay finalists. Full story ...
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