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A glimpse at life in a troubled school, and its little team that fights on

on November 6, 2009

Richmond Confidential reporter Robert Rogers muses on the stark reality that confronts the irrepressible kids on John F. Kennedy High School’s junior varsity football squad, and the triumph of effort they put forth on an October afternoon against visiting Piedmont High School.

20091105_jfkblog/20091105_jfkblog.mp3|An audio journey into JFK high|The kids on JFK’s junior varsity football team face long odds, but they believe.

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