Penn Station Athlete of the Year

LANSING WINNERS

Athlete of the Year Winner

Noah Koenigsknecht Penn Station Athlete of the Month

Noah Koenigsknecht

DeWitt High School

Spring Winners

Abby Boss Penn Station Athlete of the Month

Abby Boss

Haslett High School

Parents: Cheryl and Jacob
Sibling(s): Jacob, Brace, and Joanne
Favorite Penn Station Store: Okemos
Favorite Penn Station Sandwich: Grilled Italian
Sports Hero: JJ Watt
Extracurricular Activities: Beyond, Peer-to-Peer, Powerlifting, Mentoring at elementary schools.
Favorite Book: The Book Thief by Markus Zusak
Role Model: My grandma
Plans after high school: "Volleyball at Wheaton College where I’ll study Biology, English, and Spanish."

Noah Koenigsknecht Penn Station Athlete of the Month

Noah Koenigsknecht

DeWitt High School

Parents: Teresa and Dave
Sibling(s): Audrey and Amber
Favorite Penn Station Store: Lansing, MI
Favorite Penn Station Sandwich: Dogwood
Sports Hero: Kirk Cousins
Extracurricular Activities: Business Professionals of America, National Honor Society, LINKS.
Favorite Book: 1984 by George Orwell
Role Model: My Parents
Plans after high school: "Attend Northwood University, play football, and graduate in 5 years with a master’s degree."

Winter Winners

Brandon Johns Jr Penn Station Athlete of the Month

Brandon Johns Jr

East Lansing High School

Parents: Havilah and Brandon
Sibling(s): Brady Johns and Keeley Hill
Favorite Penn Station Store: 3020 E Saginaw
Favorite Penn Station Sandwich: Chicken Parmesan Grilled Sub
Sports Hero: Russel Westbrook
Extracurricular Activities: Minority Student Achievement Network (MSAN).
Favorite Book: Grapes of Wrath
Role Model: Mom and Dad
Plans after high school: "NBA, Police Officer."

Maribelle Herrera Penn Station Athlete of the Month

Maribelle Herrera

Everett High School

Parents: Crystal Mireles and Rueben Herrera
Sibling(s): Cierra Herrera, Ruben Herrera Jr., Adriana Herrera
Favorite Penn Station Store: Saginaw Street
Favorite Penn Station Sandwich: Club
Sports Hero: Sierra Romero
Extracurricular Activities: Latino Club, National Honors Society, Dance Company, Upward Bound.
Favorite Book: The Giver by Lois Lowry
Role Model: My Parents
Plans after high school: "Attend a 4 year university and double major in athletic training and criminal justice."

Fall Winners

Rita El Jbeily Penn Station Athlete of the Month

Rita El Jbeily

Waverly High School

Parents: Elio and Joy
Sibling(s): Shavosia Mcdowell and Jamellia Harris
Favorite Penn Station Store: 5417 West Saginaw
Favorite Penn Station Sandwich: Club
Sports Hero: Maya DiRado
Extracurricular Activities: Asian Pacific Awareness Club, College Ambassadors, Latinos Unidos, National Honor Society, Spanish Honor Society, Waverly Piranhas Swim Club.
Favorite Book: The False Prince by Jennifer A. Nielsen
Role Model: My Mother
Plans after high school: "Go to a 4-year university, major in Biomedical Engineering."

Owen Kilpatrick Penn Station Athlete of the Month

Owen Kilpatrick

Lansing Eastern High School

Parents: Kathryn and Andrew
Sibling(s): Nicholas
Favorite Penn Station Store: Saginaw Street
Favorite Penn Station Sandwich: Chicken Teriyaki
Sports Hero: Steve Prefontaine
Extracurricular Activities: National Honors Society, Marching Band, Junior Board of Education.
Favorite Book: Anthem by Ayn Rand
Role Model: Nicholas Kilpatrick - Brother
Plans after high school: "Study saxophone or Environmental Science at a 4-year university."