McKenzie Akers of Princeton Senior High School brings the ball upcourt at the Charleston Civic Center in this file photo taken during the state girls basketball tournament earlier this month. Akers was named captain of the all-state first team in voting by the West Virginia Sports Writers Association.
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After the University of Missouri defensive lineman announced he is gay, many within the NFL publicly supported the All-American, who's expected to join a team following May's college draft.
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