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High-scoring athlete about to be rushed by elite schools
High-scoring athlete about to be rushed by elite schools

Get ready for the greatest cavalry charge since the days of the Wild West. The pursuers won't be riding in on horses. Instead, college recruiters will be relying on email, using cellphones and perhaps offering a personal invitation trying to lure David Bambrick of Mission Hills Alemany to their campus. Look for the invasion of the Ivy League — Harvard, Yale, Princeton, Brown, Penn, Columbia, Dartmouth, Cornell. Maybe the presidents of USC and Stanford and the chancellors of UCLA and Cal will give him a call. Bambrick scored a perfect 36 on the ACT. And that's quite an accomplishment. Of the 1,799,243 examinees in 2013, 1,162 earned a perfect score. Of the 107,243 who...

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