Sporting a maroon sweater and baggy gray sweats, John Wiernicki strolls calmly along the bleachers at Liberty Ranch High School's football field. The star senior tailback is sitting out Thursday's afternoon practice — the Hawks' last of the week before a second-round date with Colfax in the Division IV playoffs.
As they go through warm-ups and stretches, the rest of his teammates — practicing in shells only — have a similar ease about them.
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