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Healing through hoops

Luke C. Moore, DCPS's only alternative high school, has been open since 1970 but never had a basketball team. That changed this academic year.

 
 

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Luke C. Moore student Tavaris Chambers, 21, practices with Coach Ali Jarrett, left, and the Moore team even though he can't play in any games. "I'd rather be in school or a gym doing something productive instead of running the streets," Chambers said.


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