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Malik Zaire can't hide disappointment

Irish QB commit hoped to earn trip to Elite 11 finals but just misses

Updated: May 4, 2012, 11:41 PM ET
By Chantel Jennings | WolverineNation.com

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Even amidst a sea of congratulations, four-star quarterback Malik Zaire (Kettering, Ohio/Archbishop Alter) knew he was missing something. He tried to hide the disappointment from his face, but the moment the fans disappeared, so did his smile.

He let out a heavy sigh and put his hands on his hips. His gold necklace hung around his limp neck as he moved his head back and forth trying to find the words.

"I was close," he said. "I was really close. But I guess I wasn't ...

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