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Student-Athlete of the Week: Joaquin Herrera

Series: Student-Athlete of the Week | Story 60

When Joaquin Herrera enrolls at Adams State University in August, he will become the first student in his family to attend college, a goal that seemed out of reach when he entered high school. But late in his freshman year, the affable Herrera made a decision that seemed straightforward at the time, but would end up having life-changing ramifications.

"I played soccer in the fall, and then dur...


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