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For star Torrey Pines athlete, a football future in Berkeley

For star Torrey Pines athlete, a football future in Berkeley

TPHS football player Brian Driscoll Anna Scipione

According to local resident Paul Driscoll, his son Brian has loved football since he learned to walk. “Growing up, he was always asking me to have a catch,” says Paul of Brian, who just wrapped his junior year at Torrey Pines High School. “We used to have a trampoline with a big safety net around it. I would throw a football over the safety net and he would jump up and make one-handed catches.”

Since those early days playing catch on the family’s trampoline, Brian has parlayed his passion for football into a successful run as part of the Torrey Pines High School Falcon squad, of which he’s stood out as a...

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