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Athlete of the Week Emma Jeppsen

Each week the coaches at Boulder City High School nominate an athlete to spotlight for contributions made to his or her team. This week’s honoree is senior Emma Jeppsen, who plays as a wide receiver and line backer for the school’s varsity flag football team. She caught seven passes for 81 yards and one touchdown, as well as rushing 14 times for 81 yards and two touchdowns against Desert Pines and Del Sol in the semifinals and regional championship games. Jeppsen also recorded eight tackles. The Lady Eagles were victorious in both games, winning 34-13 and 21-14, respectively. She is the daughter of John and Jody Jeppsen.

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