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KIPP’s pursuit of respect continues with rout of Richard Wright

By By Tramel Raggs, Washington Post, 09/29/19, 9:00AM EDT


As the KIPP Collegiate Preparatory football team emerged from its school before its game Saturday afternoon against Richard Wright, the players stopped joking and focused.

There’s a place for laughter, but it’s not the football field when you’re looking to earn respect.

Perhaps a 54-8 win over Richard Wright on Saturday will help on that front.