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Saguaro Chosen 25 CB Kelee Ringo gives offense boost at running back

Kelee Ringo is a five-star cornerback, maybe the best in the country at that position, a transcendent, maybe once-in-a-generation athlete.
But until the last few weeks, Ringo was on a part of the football field no offense wanted  to go to, feeling disconnected.
A cornerback that no quarterback wanted to throw toward. An athlete aching to show what makes him special.
That’s all changed, due to a foot injury to tailback Israel Benjamin during the second week of the season

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Video shows Florida man punching HS girls basketball player during on-court brawl

A man is under investigation for apparently punching a high school girls basketball player during an on-court brawl in Florida on Wednesday.
Tensions in the game rose, causing the game to be called to a close early, according to 7 News Miami. The student, a 17-year-old who attends Miramar (Florida) High School, told the outlet two girls from the other team came back in and started throwing punches.
“Two girls from their team, after it was completely over, like, ran back inside from outside and started hitting our players, and that’s how the fight began,” she said.
The student said a girl was pulling her by the hair, so she swung back at her

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What We Learned: No. 14 Eastside Catholic (Wash.) holds off Pinnacle (Ariz.) rally

Eastside Catholic (Wash.) was on its back foot more than once, needing to get up emotionally, physically to counter the energy put forth by Pinnacle (Ariz.) lThey did, until finally a game Pinnacle (Ariz.) squad ran out of juice. Here’s what we learned from the interstate battle in which Eastside Catholic won 21-19:
1) GEE SCOTT IS FOR REAL
The latest, greatest Ohio State wide receiver commit happens to hail from Sammamish, Washington and star for Eastside Catholic

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Chosen 25 CB Kelee Ringo makes up for mistake with 2 TDs, INT in Saguaro win

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#HSSTop10: Top high school football plays in Week 5

It seems unbelievable that some teams are nearing the midpoint of the season, but as September nears its close, some schools have played five or six games.
The top plays are as fresh as ever, though.
Take a look at what caught our eye, including game-winning a interception, broken tackles, more broken tackles, and an eighth grader doing his best OBJ impression.

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Oklahoma lands another 4-star in Md. OT Aaryn Parks

The Sooners continue to win on the recruiting trail.
The latest addition to Oklahoma’s Class of 2020 is Aaryn Parks, a four-star offensive tackle who has emerged as a standout at National Christian Academy in Fort Washington, Md.
A 6-foot-4, 320-pound prospect, Parks picked Oklahoma ahead of fellow finalists Alabama and North Carolina, among others.
Parks’ decision to pick Oklahoma sounded all business at his commitment ceremony on Thursday.

Here’s a look at what Oklahoma is getting in new 4⃣ OL commitment Aaryn Parks

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NCSA: College application hacks that can help you get accepted

Kyle Winters was a standout high school pitcher who was drafted by the Florida Marlins in the fifth round and played seven seasons for various minor league teams. Kyle is just one of many former college and professional players, college coaches and parents who are part of the Next College Student Athlete team. Their knowledge, experience and dedication, along with NCSA’s history of digital innovation and long-standing relationship with the college coaching community, have made NCSA the largest and most successful athletic recruiting network in the country.

NCSA: College application hacks that can help you get accepted
Most student-athletes who are aiming to get recruited and compete for a college roster spot are hyper-focused on improving their athletic skills to grab a college coach’s attention. However, all that effort may not help much if you can’t get accepted into the college you’re targeting

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Nebraska lands commitment from 4-star Miami CB Henry Gray

The season has unfolded exactly the way Nebraska imagined. An overtime loss to Colorado in Week 2 ruined the Cornhuskers chance to enter the Big Ten season undefeated, and suddenly Saturday’s matchup with Illinois is anything but a gimme win, too.
The good news is that everything off the field is progressing at pace for Scott Frost’s program, with the Cornhuskers landing yet another four-star recruit Thursday night.
Henry Gray, an elite cornerback for Miami (Fla.) Central High School, committed to Nebraska ahead of other power programs including Florida, Miami, Alabama, Arkansas, Clemson, Florida State and more

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Bills Mafia inducts newest member with an adorable tiny table smash

Buffalo Bills fans are known as wild, tough, and loyal to their team, no matter how poorly it might perform.
The “wild and tough” part might not apply to the newest member of the Bills Mafia, though.
With a tiny table smash, a month-and-a-half-old baby became an official part of the fan base.
Several years ago, actor and Bills fan Bill Fichtner narrated a video put together by the team’s PR department about what it means to be a fan.

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“To be a fan of the Buffalo Bills is a birthright,” he said