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STUDENT-ATHLETE OF THE WEEK - MEGAN KELLY

January 23, 2018

Megan Kelly, a sophomore on the volleyball team at Kings High School in Ohio is our student-athlete of the week. Megan is a two-time varsity letterwinner and is on the Kings Student-Athlete Advisory Committee. Her passion for paying it forward and doing the right thing is evident in the impact that she is already making on her community.  One of her favorite ways to make a difference is through The 2nd & 7 Foundation. If she is not playing her sport or participating in community service opportunities you can find Megan on the ski slopes!

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STUDENT-ATHLETE OF THE WEEK - KATIE COCHRAN

December 13, 2017

Katie Cochran, a senior on the basketball team at Big Walnut High School is our student-athlete of the week. Katie is passionate about paying it forward in her community and is always the first one to volunteer when it comes to reading the Hog Mollies books to kids! She plans to continue her basketball career at the collegiate level and major in nursing.

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STUDENT-ATHLETE OF THE WEEK- CHRIS FERGUSON

December 05, 2017

Chris Ferguson, an offensive lineman at the University of Cincinnati is our student-athlete of the week. The native of Nassau, Bahamas truly believes in the importance of paying it forward! We can describe Chris in so many positive words, but nothing will tell the story of why he earned this honor better than seeing him in action during a reading! Click on the link below to get an inside look at Chris making a difference in Cincinnati! 

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STUDENT-ATHLETE OF THE WEEK - JUSTIN MOREY

November 28, 2017

Justin Morey, a senior on the swimming team at Texas A&M University is our student-athlete of the week. This biomedical sciences major shares, “My favorite part of being involved in The 2nd & 7 Foundation is the energy and excitement that the kids have when you walk into the classroom. It’s a humbling experience to be a role model for these kids and help them grow!”

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STUDENT-ATHLETE OF THE WEEK-AMANDA MCNULTY

November 21, 2017

Amanda McNulty, a senior at The Ohio State University and a member of the swimming team is our student-athlete of the week. Amanda excels in the classroom, pool, and community. Ohio State Scholar-Athlete, Academic All-Big Ten and swimming in three Big Ten Championships are all accomplishments of this native of Greenville, SC. In addition, Amanda is extremely active in The Second and Seven Foundation. She is often a weekly reader in the Columbus community and a big advocate for getting more student-athletes involved in our outreach. We are so grateful that Amanda makes our "Tackling Illiteracy" outreach a priority. Amanda's efforts will be instrumental in helping us pay it forward to nearly 8,000 young readers in central Ohio this school year. 

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