ABC Evening News for Monday, Oct 21, 1985
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REPORTER: Peter Jennings
(Ladonia, Texas) Texas public schools' new policy toward high school football and academics examined; famous Texas players mentioned. [Governor Mark WHITE - notes importance of academic success.] [high school coach Larry BRALEY - advises team.] One HS's failure rate among players and cheerleaders noted. [Student Suzanne WORLEY - claims to have done her best despite failing.] [Parent Lendell BURNETT - thinks punishment is too severe.] Student Damon Robinson mentioned, shown.
REPORTER: Charles Murphy
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