Penn Station Athlete of the Year

SPRINGFIELD WINNERS

Athlete of the Year Winner

Grace Sinclair Penn Station Athlete of the Month

Grace Sinclair

Pleasant Plains High School

Spring Winners

James Jones Jr. Penn Station Athlete of the Month

James Jones Jr.

Lanphier High School

Parents: Monte Kay Turner and James Jones
Sibling(s): 3 sisters and 2 brothers
Favorite Penn Station Store:
Favorite Penn Station Sandwich:
Sports Hero: Russell Westbrook
Extracurricular Activities: Basketball and Football.
Favorite Book: Mocking Jay
Role Model: Russell Westbrook
Plans after high school: "Become an athletic trainer."

Makenzie Bray Penn Station Athlete of the Month

Makenzie Bray

Glenwood High School

Parents: Angela and David
Sibling(s): Austin and Brandon
Favorite Penn Station Store: Springfield
Favorite Penn Station Sandwich: Italian
Sports Hero: Larry Bird
Extracurricular Activities: Volleyball, Basketball, Track.
Favorite Book: Playing for Knight – My 6 Seasons Under Coach Knight
Role Model:
Plans after high school: "Attend Truman State University."

Winter Winners

Grace Sinclair Penn Station Athlete of the Month

Grace Sinclair

Pleasant Plains High School

Parents: Liz and Sam
Sibling(s): Luke and Nic
Favorite Penn Station Store: Springfield, IL
Favorite Penn Station Sandwich: Chicken Parmesan
Sports Hero: Kris Bryant
Extracurricular Activities: Beta Club, NHS, Student Council, Spanish Club, Science Club, Cardinal Ambassador, WYSE.
Favorite Book: Ready Player One
Role Model: My mom
Plans after high school: "Attend a 4-year university majoring in criminology and psychology."

Noah David Foreman Penn Station Athlete of the Month

Noah David Foreman

Riverton High School

Parents: Jennifer and John
Sibling(s): Leah
Favorite Penn Station Store: 2526 North Dirksen Parkway
Favorite Penn Station Sandwich: Philly Cheesesteak
Sports Hero: Steve Ott
Extracurricular Activities: Hawk Pride, Musicals, Plays.
Favorite Book: East of Eden by John Steinbeck
Role Model: My parents, who exemplify teamwork
Plans after high school: "Joined the Air National Guard and attend Illinois State University majoring in finance."

Fall Winners

Brian Adams Penn Station Athlete of the Month

Brian Adams

Sacred Heart-Griffin High School

Parents: Cynthia Wilson and Brian Adams
Sibling(s): Shavosia Mcdowell and Jamellia Harris
Favorite Penn Station Store: Dirksen
Favorite Penn Station Sandwich: Philly Cheesesteak
Extracurricular Activities:
Plans after high school: "Make it to the NFL. If not, then becoming a personal trainer."

Gretchen Madonia Penn Station Athlete of the Month

Gretchen Madonia

Sacred Heart-Griffin High School

Parents: Sherri and John
Sibling(s): Adam and Ryan
Favorite Penn Station Store: Lindbergh Avenue
Favorite Penn Station Sandwich: Pizza Sub with Sweet Italian Sausage and No Mushrooms
Extracurricular Activities: Read Out Loud Poetry, Spanish Club, Our Lady of Nazareth, Freshman Orientation Leader, Teacher’s Aide at Owen Marsh Elementary School, Freshman Focus Leader, CYO Basketball, National Honors Society Club, Tutoring.
Plans after high school: "I hope to improve thousands of children’s smiles by attending dental school."