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Roosevelt's Johnnie Akins carries the ball against West Hempstead. (Oct. 26, 2013)

West Hempstead vs. Roosevelt

Roosevelt beat West Hempstead, 53-0, Saturday to improve to 7-0 in Nassau IV.

Seniors Devante Seals and Ashley Edwards, both 17,
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Seniors Devante Seals and Ashley Edwards, both 17, wave to a crowd of cheering fans at the Roosevelt High School homecoming football game. (Oct. 26, 2013)

Roosevelt's Johnnie Akins carries the ball into the
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Roosevelt's Johnnie Akins carries the ball into the end zone against West Hempstead. (Oct. 26, 2013)

Roosevelt's Sam Edouard sacks West Hemstead's quarterback Anthony
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Roosevelt's Sam Edouard sacks West Hemstead's quarterback Anthony Beaubrun. (Oct. 26, 2013)

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Roosevelt's Johnnie Akins (right) carries the ball while
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Roosevelt's Johnnie Akins (right) carries the ball while being chased by West Hempstead defender Akil Philip. (Oct. 26, 2013)

West Hempstead's Anthony Messina returns a kickoff against
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West Hempstead's Anthony Messina returns a kickoff against Roosevelt. (Oct. 26, 2013)

Roosevelt's Johnnie Akins carries the ball against West
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Roosevelt's Johnnie Akins carries the ball against West Hempstead. (Oct. 26, 2013)

Roosevelt's Johnnie Akins (left) gets wrapped up by
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Roosevelt's Johnnie Akins (left) gets wrapped up by West Hempstead defender Anthony Messina. (Oct. 26, 2013)

Roosevelt Head Coach Joe Vito is seen during
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Roosevelt Head Coach Joe Vito is seen during a game against West Hempstead. (Oct. 26, 2013)

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Roosevelt's Raymond Jones carries the ball during against
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Roosevelt's Raymond Jones carries the ball during against West Hempstead. (Oct. 26, 2013)

Roosevelt's Johnnie Akins rushes against West Hempstead. (Oct.
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Roosevelt's Johnnie Akins rushes against West Hempstead. (Oct. 26, 2013)

West Hempstead's Donovan Steele (no. 98) pulls a
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West Hempstead's Donovan Steele (no. 98) pulls a pass down against Roosevelt. (Oct. 26, 2013)

Roosevelt's Johnnie Akins (left) gets away from West
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Roosevelt's Johnnie Akins (left) gets away from West Hempstead defender Anthony Messina. (Oct. 26, 2013)

West Hempstead's Dean McCabe gets brought down by
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West Hempstead's Dean McCabe gets brought down by Roosevelt's Robert Hansen (no. 33) and James Nuapah (no. 70). (Oct. 26, 2013)

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Roosevelt's Kyle Moore carries the ball against West
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Roosevelt's Kyle Moore carries the ball against West Hempstead. (Oct. 26, 2013)

Roosevelt's Johnnie Akins (no. 32) carries the ball
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Roosevelt's Johnnie Akins (no. 32) carries the ball while being chased by West Hempstead defenders Bruce Gibbs (no. 5) and Anthony Messina (no. 24). (Oct. 26, 2013)

Roosevelt's Johnnie Akins carries the ball against West
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Roosevelt's Johnnie Akins carries the ball against West Hempstead. (Oct. 26, 2013)

Roosevelt's Kyle Moore (no. 19) gets wrapped up
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Roosevelt's Kyle Moore (no. 19) gets wrapped up by West Hempstead's Lionel Williams (no. 11). (Oct. 26, 2013)

Roosevelt's Johnnie Akins (right) carries the ball while
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Roosevelt's Johnnie Akins (right) carries the ball while being chased by West Hempstead defender Bruce Gibbs. (Oct. 26, 2013)

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Seniors Devante Seals, 17, and Ashley Edwards, 17,
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Seniors Devante Seals, 17, and Ashley Edwards, 17, were crowned as Roosevelt High School's homecoming king and queen on Saturday. (Oct. 26, 2013)

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