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Panthers come out in force for varsity football team

by Lisa Schauer

“It’s a victory in itself getting 24 kids to come out,” said head coach Ron Hare before Hancock High School’ s first varsity football game of the season last weekend.

With just 13 players last year, the Panthers have nearly doubled their numbers, as Hare starts his second year as coach.

“The kids get breaks now. They’re nervous and excited, and they’ve been working hard,” Hare said.

Also new and starting his first full academic year at . . .