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Rugby player Harvard-bound

RIA GOODMAN, riagoodman@nationnews.com

Added 03 July 2020

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Jara Emtage-Cave (with ball) has been accepted at Harvard University. (GP)

National rugby player Jara Emtage-Cave has gained a spot at the renowned Harvard University in the United States.

For the 18-year-old Harrison College student, furthering her education at the Cambridge, Massachusetts institution became a dream after attending a summer camp there in 2018.

During a recent interview with Weekend Sport, Emtage-Cave, who is completing her Caribbean Advanced Proficiency Examinations this month, said she is in awe that her dream has become a reality.

“When I got the news, I was so excited. I honestly did not think that I would be able to get in. I did the summer camp in 2018 because I was into chemistry and wanted to expose myself to it more at the university level. . . ” (RG)

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