Tuesday, August 21, 2018
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SIGNS ON THE FIELD: Deaf QB makes noise at Petersburg

By David DeGuzman

Petersburg HSPETERSBURG, West Va. (WHSV) -- Petersburg football did not make the playoffs this year, but the Vikings are already looking ahead to 2018. That's when Jacob Hartman will likely contribute for the third straight year as a starting quarterback.

He's really good at reading lips. But that's a talent born out of necessity.

While Friday nights at Petersburg high school are distinct with the sounds of cheering crowds and marching bands, Jacob Hartman can't hear any of it.

All he hears is pure silence.

Read more & view video: http://www.whsv.com/content/sports/SIGNS-ON-THE-FIELD-Deaf-QB-makes-noise-at-Petersburg-457374723.html

Source: WHSV

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