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June 15, 2013

North Marion’s Banker amped for the start of football

FAIRMONT — Lace it up and put the shoulder pads on because football season is near.

For North Marion’s standout wide receiver Chase Banker, he’s more than amped for the start of the 2013 football season.

“I can’t wait for this season,” Banker said. “I’ve been looking forward to it for a while now, and it’s hard to believe it’s just a few months from kickoff.”

Last year, Banker returned after taking his sophomore season off. As a junior, that’s when Banker lit the world on fire.

In the eight games that he played, Banker caught 63 passes for 678 yards.

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