In their pursuit of a better life, identical twin brothers Fernando and Ismael Fuentes have repeatedly been told what they couldn’t do. Once, Fernando was told by an academic counselor that he’d never make it past community college. Similarly, a professor told Ismael that it would be nearly impossible for a person of Mexican descent to achieve financial success.
The playbook is memorized. The field is freshly painted with school colors and the coaching staff has scripted the first set of plays. It’s fall and that means it’s college football season at more than 700 college and universities around the country.