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James Vignola runs in the LIFE Runners A-Cross the Country Pro-Life Relay. The freshman from Helias Catholic High School in Jefferson City lost a year of track and cross country eligibility in Missouri by taking part in the non-competitive fundraiser.

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Helias runner loses eligibility over pro-life relay, but not his conscience

A Helias Catholic High School freshman was ruled ineligible from participating in high school sports for up to a year because he ran in what the Missouri High School Activities Association (MSHSAA) considers a “non-school competition.”

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