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Trail Blazers bring fun for teachers and students alike at Mabel Rush


by: GARY ALLEN - Portland Trail Blazers mascot Blaze entertained students during a special assembly Friday afternoon at Mabel Rush Elementary School that also saw teacher Sarah Brown (above) participate in a tricycle race. The assembly was part of the Rip City Relay, a five-day tour through the state that delivered the official game ball to Portland's home opener Saturday. Gavin Russell received a t-shirt from Blaze, and fellow students Tyler Hardinger, Evie Palmer, Madelyn Morse, Reese Gutierrez, Saul Capell, Aidan Rodriguez, Sophia Carleton, Kyndra Davidson and Chris Davis were recognized by the school for displaying perseverance and excellence.

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