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    Molly Brunsman of Huntingburg, 14, huddled with her teammates in a pregame cheer at the National Wheelchair Basketball AssociationÕs Junior National Invitational Tournament in Louisville on April 18. It was her first season participating in the wheelchair basketball league, and her first opportunity as someone with a disability to fully participate in a team sport. When Molly was 5, a farm accident left her with a crushed pelvis. She hasnÕt let the disability define her and pushes the boundaries of her capabilities. Rachel Mummey/The Herald

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    Molly, third from left, exploded into cheers alongside her wheelchair basketball teammates as their team rallied points during a game in Louisville on April 18. Rachel Mummey/The Herald

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    Molly stood on the periphery of the Southridge Middle School track team as the girls prepared to load the buses to depart from the school for an away track meet May 1. Because she canÕt participate in many organized sports, Molly, now a freshman at Southridge High School, was the student manager for the volleyball, basketball and track teams throughout middle school. Rachel Mummey/The Herald

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    Sitting behind her father and school bus driver, Donovan Brunsman, right, Molly greeted members of the Southridge Middle School track team as they loaded the bus at Southridge for an away track meet May 1. Molly was the team manager. Rachel Mummey/The Herald

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    Molly, right, sang with the Southridge Middle School choir during an end-of-the-year concert at Huntingburg Elementary School on May 7. Since she cannot participate in many physical extracurricular activities, Molly has enjoyed singing. Rachel Mummey/The Herald

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    Molly paused for a moment while students took turns jumping off the diving board during gym class at Southridge Middle School on May 10. Swimming is one of MollyÕs favorite physical activities because the water makes her more buoyant, which takes the pressure off her hips and allows her to move more freely. Rachel Mummey/The Herald

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    Molly stretched into a yoga pose during physical therapy at Southridge Middle School on May 10. The therapy helps Molly stretch her hips to increase her range of motion. Rachel Mummey/The Herald

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    As she completed her eighth-grade year, Molly glanced into a classroom while on a tour of Southridge High School with her father, Donovan, and guidance counselor Amanda Pulley on May 17. Molly and her parents were concerned that her classrooms in the new environment might be too far from each other and she wouldnÕt be able to make it from one to another without being tardy. Rachel Mummey/The Herald

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    During her first homeroom period as a freshman at Southridge High School on Aug. 8, Molly talked with classmate Jazziman Cissell. Rachel Mummey/The Herald

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    After returning from a church camp in Merom, Molly was greeted by members of her congregation at Salem Church of Christ in Huntingburg on July 21. Faith has been a large part of MollyÕs life, and she goes to church with her mother, Deb, and her brother, Derek, every Sunday. Rachel Mummey/The Herald

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    Molly carried bottles of milk to the barn to feed a pair of calves at her fatherÕs farm in Huntingburg on July 11. She said she likes taking care of the calves because it teaches her responsibility. ÒTaking care of the calves, in a way, teaches me to take care of myself,Ó she said. Rachel Mummey/The Herald

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    Freedom Reins Therapeutic Riding Center instructor Jennifer Branch of Huntingburg helped Molly dismount her horse, Rex, during a riding lesson at the Jasper center June 27. Getting on and off the horse are the most difficult parts of her riding lessons, but Molly recently has been able to accomplish the feat by herself. Rachel Mummey/The Herald

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    Molly walked with her mother, Deb, after finishing her riding lesson at Freedom Reins Therapeutic Riding Center in Jasper on June 27. Rachel Mummey/The Herald