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  • Excellence on the field and in the classroom means scholarship offers from all 8 Ivy League schools

    Video: Jahmir Smith, a junior at Lee Senior High School, excels on the football field and in the classroom. Smith rushed for 2,130 yards in 2016. He also has a 4.3 GPA and has been offered scholarships from all of the Ivy League Schools. Smith chose Notre Dame instead.

Video: Jahmir Smith, a junior at Lee Senior High School, excels on the football field and in the classroom. Smith rushed for 2,130 yards in 2016. He also has a 4.3 GPA and has been offered scholarships from all of the Ivy League Schools. Smith chose Notre Dame instead. Robert Willett rwillett@newsobserver.com
Video: Jahmir Smith, a junior at Lee Senior High School, excels on the football field and in the classroom. Smith rushed for 2,130 yards in 2016. He also has a 4.3 GPA and has been offered scholarships from all of the Ivy League Schools. Smith chose Notre Dame instead. Robert Willett rwillett@newsobserver.com

His mom thinks he’ll be a doctor and NFL player. With eight Ivy League offers, he’s on his way.

May 12, 2017 8:00 AM