Battle linebacker Elias Edwards shows his emotions at halftime

Battle High School linebacker Elias Edwards shows his emotions at halftime on Saturday, November 24, 2018, at Fort Osage High School in Independence. The Spartans faced a 10-point deficit after two quarters, and lost 46-30 in the state semi-final game.

  • Antranik Tavitian is a first-year photojournalism graduate student at the University of Missouri. He is a first-gen Armenian-American born in Los Angeles. His work focuses on the intersection of social issues, ethnicity, and identity.