Episode 28: Lou Bernieri and Leon Modeste’s Brooklyn Brotherhood

Leon Modeste and Lou Bernieri have been friends since meeting in high school at Poly Prep in Brooklyn, NY. Their bond was formed on the football field and has lasted for more than 30 years together at Andover as coaches and colleagues. This episode of Every Quarter traces their friendship from young players to now mentors to hundreds of Big Blue student-athletes. Their journey is filled with many stories, lessons, and laughs.

This special podcast honors Leon Modeste as he makes his way into retirement after 33 years at Phillips Academy. Congrats, Coach Mo!