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Tag: Sportsmanship


Peninsula sportsmanship shows class greater than the game

No trip to the doctor’s office is a hoot.

Last Friday, three days after Auburn Mountainview senior guard Aly Carr slumped to the floor in pain during a girls’ basketball game against Bonney Lake – the teenager got the news she expected: She had torn a ligament in her left knee, ending her season – and high school career.

Considering that this was coach Chris Carr’s final season on the bench, father and daughter commiserated together.

It was about an hour after that, while in the car, Chris Carr received an uplifting text message on his phone. It was from

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