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St. Charles students have 'Zag Fever'

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SPOKANE, Wash. - Everyone around the Inland Northwest is excited about the Gonzaga game, but perhaps no one showed more enthusiasm than the students at St. Charles school. They all seemed to share one common sentiment.

"I want to see UCLA lose," one girl said.

The students say that one teacher in particular is the "biggest Zag fan in the world." 

Joann Caputo lives up to their expectations. She's a season ticket holder, and told us her secret of success as a superstitious super fan.

"You wear the same shirt to all the games, and you don't talk about the next game," Caputo said.

In the Gonzaga cafeteria, the cooks were whipping up a celebration, including Sweet 16 cupcakes. Why cupcakes? "Because everyone loves them," one cafeteria worker said.

Everyone indeed, and one student put it perfectly, if perhaps a bit preemptively: "Tastes like victory!"
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