A San Antonio John Jay High School football player, top right, appears to intentionally hit umpire Robert Watts during a game Friday at Marble Falls.
A San Antonio John Jay High School football player, top right, appears to intentionally hit umpire Robert Watts during a game Friday at Marble Falls. YouTube.com
A San Antonio John Jay High School football player, top right, appears to intentionally hit umpire Robert Watts during a game Friday at Marble Falls. YouTube.com

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