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Surviving Real Tragedy

As he started to prepare for his junior season at Maynard H Jackson (Ga.) High School, athlete Jimmy Hill was ready to start popping up on college coach's radar. That was before tragedy stuck.

MADISON - Maynard H Jackson (Ga.) High athlete Jimmy Hill approached his junior season at his area Atlanta school as his opportunity to turn from a sleeper prospect into a high-level recruit. But when the death of his brother shocked his family, Hill stepped aside for three games and battled with his focus since trying to put tragedy behind him. "I think I didn't show that much effort into... Recommended Stories

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