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Auburn commit Xavier Dampeer hopes to honor his late father -- and assist his mother -- by achieving success on the field and off.
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Sorry this story isn't written better. I had to go get coffee. Totally worn out and still have some work to get done.
He's a great young guy. As polite as any I've dealt with in 18 years of this.
Sounds like a good kid.
It's a great story Keith, appreciate the work you do!
Well......if I wasn't convinced that this young man was going to be successful, I am now. He will become one I watch and root for great success to come his way. Hospice nurses are God's angels on earth.....Shirley, you have my respect and gratitude also. Best to you and X and welcome to the AU family!!
Sounds like a fine young man from a fine family.
He is already one of my favorite players. Five kids and the father dies - not good.
Attitude is Everything
Already one of my new favorite recruits! WDE
This young man might be a 3 star in the game of football, but he'll be a 10 star in the game of life.
Let us buy you that cup of coffee! No need to worry about the story, great read and thanks for all your efforts!
WAR DAMN EAGLE!
Ever to Conquer!!
Xavier............."He taught me a lot," Dampeer said. "He was extremely hard on me all the time, but it was all out of love. I realized later in life that he was so hard on me because life was hard and that's what he was preparing me for."
Quite a mature statement for an 18 year old guy!
WDE, Xavier......Dad blessed you with the foundation for success and I'm convinced you will make him proud.
Worry only about things which you can change, the rest will either work themselves out or kill you......either way, no more worries.
Auburn from day one.
Thanks Keith for the hard work
"There's no doubt, we're going up."
This is the kind of young man that fits Auburn. He believes in taking an opportunity not hand-outs, he believes he has a gift but isn't entitled, and he knows that education, not sports, is his ticket to success. He is taking advantage of this privilege to better himself and his family. AU wil be blessed to have a young man like Mr Dampeer.
This post was edited by ArmyAU84 on 10/30/2013 at 9:18 AM
H: Having A: Anger T: Towards E: Everyone R: Reaching S: Success
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