Riding with Recruits: Duwe Farris

Myers Park's Duwe Farris, a 6-6 senior basketball star, is carrying on a family legacy. His grandfather, Ray, was a legendary quarterback for Myers Park football in the 1950s. Recorded on Tuesday, February 5, 2019.
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Myers Park's Duwe Farris, a 6-6 senior basketball star, is carrying on a family legacy. His grandfather, Ray, was a legendary quarterback for Myers Park football in the 1950s. Recorded on Tuesday, February 5, 2019.

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