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Despite a knee injury, High School Round Table member Deuce Finch ran for 1,397 yards and scored 30 touchdowns this season. Recently, he was named Kentucky’s 2008 Mr. Football. Finch is the first St. Xavier Tiger to earn the title.

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In a Teenage Waistland, Fitting In

Given the risks of being misunderstood by adults, why do teens dress the way they do? In a nutshell, for status. Most of us would like to be seen as hip and cool by our peers, but for certain teens, this may be the only aspect of life they can control. Uncool middle-class adults can draw upon their wealth, education and contacts to improve status -- they can find a better job, buy a bigger house, work longer hours for more pay. But for teens -- especially those from poorer households-- these…

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