Athletes take superstitions to another level

Danny Ramirez and his team cheer during their baseball game on March 12 while waving around their lucky socks. PHOTO COURTESY OF ISMAEL CORDOVA

From a necklace to M&Ms, socks to a green rubber spider, superstitions can be as unexpected as it gets.

Superstitions are almost as old as the sports themselves, and at Southwest High School some students take these superstitions to another level in order to keep them succeeding athletically.

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