In a Sept. 26, 2014 game against Grant, Franklin High School quarterback Jacob Lopez (12), looks to pass. During a game last week against Jesuit, Lopez suffered a broken femur and dislocated ankle when he was tackled after a 30-yeard run.
In a Sept. 26, 2014 game against Grant, Franklin High School quarterback Jacob Lopez (12), looks to pass. During a game last week against Jesuit, Lopez suffered a broken femur and dislocated ankle when he was tackled after a 30-yeard run. Brian Baer sacbeephotos@sacbee.com
In a Sept. 26, 2014 game against Grant, Franklin High School quarterback Jacob Lopez (12), looks to pass. During a game last week against Jesuit, Lopez suffered a broken femur and dislocated ankle when he was tackled after a 30-yeard run. Brian Baer sacbeephotos@sacbee.com
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