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Girls basketball: Emotional ceremony spurs Friends past Chaplegate

Girls basketball: Emotional ceremony spurs Friends past Chaplegate

Understandably, Friends starting center Molly Green was too distraught to talk to a reporter after the Quakers earned a 38-33 decision over Chapelgate Christian Academy on Wednesday night.

After all, a pregame ritual honoring her late father, Robert Green, started what turned out to be an emotional — and fulfilling — evening for the junior from Roland Park.

Robert "Bob" Green died from a heart attack while driving home on Oct. 20, leaving a grieving family and Quaker team that had become accustomed to his support at every game.

His daughter's four points and five blocked shots were part of a total team effort that overwhelmed the visitors from...

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