Teen Gymnast Paralyzed During Practice

Jacoby Miles, 15, lost feeling from the chest down after landing on her neck at practice.
1:48 | 11/20/12

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I think this is. One of the worst nightmares for a -- it's the last place an athlete like Jacoby miles wants to week not for an experience you can't. Would prepare for in a hospital bed -- bounded by friends. Family and she can't move it. She's having to do this at the age of fifteen paralyzed from the chest down. Then up and down. Really like -- grieving process it. In a way. This past Friday Jacoby was warming up -- -- is Jim in Sumner practicing a dismount she's done countless times. Lost all feeling from her tests found. Jacoby coach said she got lost during the second rotation ever double back and opened up early and landed on her neck. Spinal court wasn't severed -- Jacoby is paralyzed from the chest down very frightening. -- the most painful part may be coming to terms with her new reality. You've had a -- quicker. About what's going on and it's harder to see her right to deal with it. And for her parents it's the unknown. What kind of life will be her daughter lead being able to go to work and have a family -- Jacoby says competitors she's a fighter at heart. I personally think that's what's going to. Help -- -- Is that same. And this this is going to require all the fight she has in her. Not a quitter doctors say it would take divine intervention to walk again. Right now in her hospital bed. -- that she's praying for have to prepare mentally rehearse. Write about in Seattle Jamie Lynn Kumble for news I know god has big plans for her.

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