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Jessica Pierce first girl to score touchdown in youth football league

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Marco Eagles Jessica Pierce celebrates after wrestling the football from the Lee County Hawks quarterback, then running for a 40-yard touchdown in Southwest Florida Youth Football League play. The only girl in the league, she scored the first touchdown by a girl in the league and for her team.

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Cindy Pierce/Special to the Citizen
Marco Eagles Jessica Pierce celebrates after wrestling the football from the Lee County Hawks quarterback, then running for a 40-yard touchdown in Southwest Florida Youth Football League play. The only girl in the league, she scored the first touchdown by a girl in the league and for her team.

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Stuart Endres (33) and Jordan Love (41) bring down a Lee County Hawks player in its loss in a Southwest Florida Youth Football League game.
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Marco Eagles Jessica Pierce celebrates after wrestling the football from the Lee County Hawks quarterback, then running for a 40-yard touchdown in Southwest Florida Youth Football League play. The only girl in the league, she scored the first touchdown by a girl in the league and for her team.
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When not on the football field, Jessica Pierce is a cheerleader for the Marco Island Charter Middle School football team. On Saturday she became the first girl to score a touchdown in the Southwest Florida Youth Football League and her U12  Marco Eagles team.
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Jessica Pierce, Marco Eagle U12 safety, becomes first girl to score touchdown in youth football league.

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