Athlete of the Month Winners
March WinnerHannah Payne
Waggener High School
Parents: Joni & Ron
Sibling(s): Amanda & Michael
Favorite Penn Station Store: St. Matthews
Favorite Penn Station Sandwich: Chicken Tariyaki
Extracurricular Activities: Volleyball, President of Beta Club, National Honor Society, Metro Youth Advocates, Senior Class Secretary, Advanced Choir, Principal’s Forum, Prom Committee, Governor’s Scholar, Homecoming Queen, Green Club, Historical Society, Advanced Placement classes
Role Model: My Dad
Plans after high school: "I plan to attend college, play volleyball and major in athletic training and fitness."
February WinnerTrey Moses
Eastern High School
Parents: Shelly & Alex
Favorite Penn Station Store: Blankenbaker Parkway
Favorite Penn Station Sandwich: The Dagwood
Extracurricular Activities: Basketball, fishing, Best Buddies, Fellowship of Christian Athletes
Role Model: My mother and father
Plans after high school: "Attend Ball State University, where I will double-major in special needs education and broadcasting. Play in the NCAA basketball tournament on the Ball State team."
January WinnerDon Thompson Araya
Pleasure Ridge Park High School
Parents: Yolanda Araya & Don Thompson
Favorite Penn Station Store: Dixie
Favorite Penn Station Sandwich: Italian
Extracurricular Activities: Soccer, All-District Tournament Team, All-Region Team, Freshman, MVP, Sophomore MVP, Junior MVP
Role Model: My Dad, Don Thompson and my Coach, Steven Phillips
Plans after high school: "Go to college, play soccer, major in athletic training"
December WinnerTanner Thompson
Butler Traditional High School
Parents: Teri & Tommy
Favorite Penn Station Store: Shively
Favorite Penn Station Sandwich: Club
Extracurricular Activities: Golf, Beta Club, National Honor Society, Best Buddiest
Favorite Book: The art of Racing in the Rain, by Garth Stein
Role Model: My father and mother
Plans after high school: "After high school, I plan on attending the J.B. Speed School of Engineering at the University of Louisville and obtaining a master’s degree in mechanical engineering."
November WinnerEmily Harrison
Elizabethtown High School
Parents: Kelly & Rex
Favorite Penn Station Store: Elizabethtown
Favorite Penn Station Sandwich: Chicken Teriyaki
Extracurricular Activities: Soccer, SADD Club, Beta Club, Spanish Club, FCA, Yearbook, School Newspaper, Reading, Writing, Art
Favorite Book: White Oleander, by Janet Fitch
Role Model: My mom, Kelly Harrison
Plans after high school: "I plan to study early elementary education in college."
October WinnerSarah Posante
Our Lady of Providence
Parents: Julie & Mark
Favorite Penn Station Store: New Albany
Favorite Penn Station Sandwich: Philadelphia Cheesesteak
Extracurricular Activities: Soccer, National Honor Society, Student Ambassador, Peer Tutor, Spanish Club, Science Alliance, Hiking Club, Hoosier Girls’ State, Spirit & Service Commissioner, Duncan Government Club
Favorite Book: Stolen, by Lucy Christopher
Role Model: My aunt, Rebecca Posant
Plans after high school: "I plan on attending IUPUI and participating in their pre-dental program while minoring in Spanish. Then I would like to study abroad through the University of Louisville’s dental school."
"I have never had a Penn Station sub until today. All I have to say is YUM!!! I had the Italian. It's the BEST sub I ever tasted! I'm addicted after just one sub. I can't wait to try the others..."