Down but not out: Injured football captain hopes to still play this season

Newton High School football player Boone Roberson, right, talks to managers getting liquid refreshments ready for players at practice. They are, from left, Karly Moore, Grace Owen and Hayden Bruey. Roberson injured his ACL and is helping the team in other ways while he heals. Wendy Nugent/Newton Now

By Wendy Nugent, Newton Now Smack. Smack. Grunt. Smells of sweat and testosterone. That's what it was like on Thursday afternoon at the Newton...


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