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The Gazette 5A-4A Boys' Basketball Peak Performer of the Year: David Louthan, Air Academy

Sports: Gazette Preps : Basketball - Boys Sun, Apr 12, 2015 - 4:26 AM 0

After being a part of the Air Academy boys' soccer state championship team last fall, David Louthan still had one more goal to check off before leaving high school - a basketball state title. "The school hadn't won a...

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