Huskies Nation honors hero, former quarterback

By Randy Wyrick

EDWARDS — Friday’s Huskies Nation event to retire Scott Ward’s No. 12 jersey and number was a classy class reunion. Huskies — past, present and future — came from all around the country to be part of it.Hundreds came early to the community potluck in Freedom Park to reminisce and catch up with friends they hadn’t seen in years. The place was packed with black and gold Battle Mountain football jerseys. They laughed, they hugged and they cried a little.Ward brought honor to his alma mater and family with an exemplary life and distinguished military career. A freak auto accident …

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