Battle Mountain will retire Scott Ward’s number during Friday’s home game

By Randy Wyrick

EAGLE COUNTY — Scott Ward was No. 12 in your program and No. 1 in your Husky heart.On Friday, Battle Mountain will retire Ward’s No. 12. No one else will ever wear in in a Huskies uniform, as it should be.Over achieverWard’s all-too-short life is a study in being an over achiever.He quarterbacked the Huskies from six straight winless seasons to within 6 inches of a state title.He graduated the U.S. Air Force Academy where he was one of their top pilots and students.He flew combat missions that ended with bullet holes in his plane.He flew missions on 9/11.He flew …

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