RISE Above Flashback: Conner Kempe
Conner Kempe feels like himself again. A sophomore backup quarterback at Dartmouth College, he's enjoying Division I football, earning an Ivy League education and simply treasuring each day he wakes up.
Three years ago, the latter wasn't exactly a certainty. In November 2006, Conner -- then a junior at the Benjamin School (Palm Beach Gardens, Fla.) -- went out kitesurfing, a favorite hobby of his. He ignored the high winds that day and ended up paying the price as he got caught ...
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