“Hey!” yelled Coach Frank Hall when a student gunman opened fire on classmates in the Chardon, Ohio high school cafeteria on Monday. The startled shooter retreated, with the hulking football coach giving chase, in an act of bravery that may have saved lives.
No one in Chardon was surprised that the 6-feet, 2-inch, 300 pounds Hall, a religious man who has adopted four children, disregarded his own safety to protect the kids.
“I hit the ground and heard Mr. Hall yell ‘hey’ at the shooter. I saw the shooter turn toward Mr. Hall and he ran out. Mr. Hall chased him,” student Sebastian Diaz-Rodriguez said on Tuesday.
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