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STUDENT-ATHLETE OF THE WEEK, ANTHONY SCIARRONI

March 11, 2019

We are excited to feature Athony Sciarroni as our Student-Athlete of the Week! Anthony is a senior at St. Francis DeSales High School and is a member of the varsity football and basketball teams. Anthony is part of the Read with a Stallion Program, where student-athletes from St. Francis DeSales High School in Columbus visit neighboring St. Anthony School to share the importance of reading. Anthony shares, "I love reading to the younger students and giving back to my community." We admire Anthony's commitment to making a difference!

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STUDENT-ATHLETE OF THE WEEK, GRACE BUTCHER

March 04, 2019

Congratulations to Grace Butcher, our Student-Athlete of the Week. Grace is a Junior at Olentangy Berlin High School in Columbus and is a member of the swim team. Grace finished her varsity swim season 6th in the state of Ohio in the the 100 meter breast stroke. Grace was nominated by her school as, "she is an amazing athlete, but an even better person". She is known for her great work ethic, dedication as a student and commitment to paying it forward. We are so proud to have Grace in our huddle!

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STUDENT-ATHLETE OF THE WEEK, HEIDI MARSHALL

February 26, 2019

Heidi Marshall is our Student-Athlete of the Week. As a Softball player at Tiffin University, she understands the importance of using her platform to pay it forward. Heidi shares what she appreciates most about her volunteer experience, "I enjoyed visiting the elementary school that I attended in my hometown district. The students were eager and excited to receive the book. 2nd & 7 Foundation gives the students an opportunity to get excited about reading and learning some life lessons."

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FORMER STUDENT-ATHLETE SPOTLIGHT, JESSICA GIANNUZZI

February 18, 2019

Jessica Giannuzzi, former Ohio State student-athlete on the Synchronized Swimming team who studied Arts Management and Business, is a dear friend of the 2nd & 7 Foundation with a story we simply have to share.

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STUDENT-ATHLETE OF THE WEEK, SYDNEY THOM

February 11, 2019

Congratulations to Sydney Thom, our Student-Athlete of the Week! Sydney is a senior at Perkins High School in Sandusky, Ohio, and is a member of the varsity basketball team. Sydney helped to establish our reading program in her area and is excited to see the program blossom. She is a member of the National Honor Society and various other organizations at her high school. Sydney has a 4.1 GPA and will be attending The Ohio State University following graduation, majoring in early childhood education.

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