Hemophilia gave Jacob Marrocco a byline, a dream job, and a life full of possibility. As a kid with a bleeding disorder, playing sports was too risky—so he picked up a pen and wrote about what he loved. Now at the tender age of 21, Jake is the assistant sports editor at The Warwick Beacon, his hometown paper, and the news editor (and former managing editor) of The Good 5 Cent Cigar—URI’s student newspaper. And he’s carrying a full load of classes, ready...
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