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Highly Touted Quarterback Sacrifices Football Field for Mission Field

by | Sep. 10, 2013

Saints & Sports

Aaron Zwahlen of Modesto, Calif., is a big man with even bigger dreams. Born into a family full of superstars — including a father who played football at BYU — and blessed with uncommon athletic ability, Zwahlen has excelled on every field he’s ever graced.

The 6-foot-3, 205-pound quarterback dreamt of becoming the starter at Downey High School in Modesto. Done.

He wanted to beat Central Catholic, a powerhouse private school, in the biggest game of his career. Zwahlen led his squad to a 45-42 upset victory. Ditto.

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