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Steve Runkle

Lane High School

No.  No.  I wouldn’t go.  It doesn’t have anything to do with — I mean, we lost several guys off the football team.  But I had no interest.  And then actually some of my good friends Todd Allen and Steve Henderson, who have both died now, but Dwayne Bickers, and Todd Allen were all — the guys that I — the Hellman Boys went there and I liked both of them too.  I don’t know how you can tell — if it had been strictly up to the kids who was going to go where, who knows what would have happened.  It would probably be somewhat different.  But I’m sure some of them got pressured this or to go that way.