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COLUMBUS WINNERS

Athlete of the Year Winner

Abigail Leasure Penn Station Athlete of the Month

Abigail Leasure

Hillard High School

May Winner

Alexander Dluzynski Penn Station Athlete of the Month

Alexander Dluzynski

Dublin Coffman High School

Parents: Josephine and Mike
Sibling(s): Daniela, Mina
Favorite Penn Station Store: Sawmill
Favorite Penn Station Sandwich: Chicken Teriyaki
Sports Hero: Drew Brees
Extracurricular Activities: Student Council, DYA Head Basketball Referee, CFO of Young Scholars Pursuing Knowledge, Peer Collaboration Chair, NHS Member, Freshman Mentor Program, Missionary /Counseling Staff at Catholic Youth Summer Camp (CYSC) - Damascus, Young Life Small Group Leader, St Brigid of Kildare Altar Server.
Favorite Book: Percy Jackson Series
Role Model: My Father
Plans after high school: "Attending Ohio State University Honors College of Engineering."

April Winner

Cole Smith Penn Station Athlete of the Month

Cole Smith

Upper Arlington High School

Parents: Erin and Steve
Sibling(s): Noah
Favorite Penn Station Store: 5h Avenue
Favorite Penn Station Sandwich: Dagwood
Sports Hero: David Rudisha
Extracurricular Activities: Peer Tutors, Cum Laude Society, NHS, Ohio State Museum Biological Diversity.
Favorite Book: The Da Vinci Code
Role Model: My Parents
Plans after high school: "Study Biomedical Engineering and Computer Science."

March Winner

Hudson Jump Penn Station Athlete of the Month

Hudson Jump

Grandview Heights High School

Parents: Jason and Kristi
Sibling(s): Zachary, Spencer Carter, & Rhodes
Favorite Penn Station Store: 5h Avenue Grandview
Favorite Penn Station Sandwich: Club
Sports Hero: Kyle Snyder
Extracurricular Activities: Class Cabinet, National Honor Society, Internet Club.
Favorite Book: Lord of the Flies
Role Model: Kyle Snyder
Plans after high school: "Wrestle at Ohio State."

February Winner

Abigail Leasure Penn Station Athlete of the Month

Abigail Leasure

Hillard High School

Parents: April and Eric
Sibling(s): Chelsea and Alexandra
Favorite Penn Station Store: The Hilliard Location
Favorite Penn Station Sandwich: Grilled Italian with No Banana Peppers
Sports Hero: Kerri Strug
Extracurricular Activities: Class Cabinet, National Honor Society, Internet Club.
Favorite Book: The Namesake
Role Model: My Dad
Plans after high school: "Ohio State University in the Fall where I will be majoring in Psychology."

January Winner

Samantha Flanagan Penn Station Athlete of the Month

Samantha Flanagan

Licking Heights High School

Parents: Heather and Kevin
Sibling(s): Paul
Favorite Penn Station Store:
Favorite Penn Station Sandwich: Cold Club
Sports Hero: Lauren Holiday
Extracurricular Activities: Student Council (Vice President), National Honor Society, Quiz Bowl & Yearbook.
Favorite Book: To All the Boys I've Loved Before by Jenny Han
Role Model: My parents who support me in every activity I participate in.
Plans after high school: "Attend College – Graduate in 4 Years with a Double Major."

December Winner

Haile Ann Cruz Penn Station Athlete of the Month

Haile Ann Cruz

Hilliard Darby High School

Parents: Michelle and Brandon
Sibling(s): Tyler and Hayden
Favorite Penn Station Store: Hilliard
Favorite Penn Station Sandwich: Classic Italian
Sports Hero: Angel Rice
Extracurricular Activities: Senior Cabinet, NHS, Key Club, Be strong, and Peer to Peer.
Favorite Book: Forever by Judy Blume
Role Model: My Grandma Joann
Plans after high school: "Attend and cheer at D1 college and study health sciences."

November Winner

Madison Martinez Penn Station Athlete of the Month

Madison Martinez

Gahanna Lincoln High School

Parents: Randy and Jade
Sibling(s): Ryan
Favorite Penn Station Store: Gahanna
Favorite Penn Station Sandwich: Italian
Sports Hero: Alex Morgan, Emma Cobrun
Extracurricular Activities: National Honor Society, Link Crew, Key Club, Ohio Leadership Conference, National Leadership Summit Conference, Volleyball, Track.
Favorite Book: Looking for Alaska by John Green
Role Model: Allison Groves
Plans after high school: "Run track at Villanova."

October Winner

Grace Riddle Penn Station Athlete of the Month

Grace Riddle

Canal Winchester High School

Parents: Eric and Brenna
Sibling(s): Sofia, Jackson, and Ava
Favorite Penn Station Store: Canal Winchester
Favorite Penn Station Sandwich: Grilled Italian
Sports Hero: Natalie Coughlin
Extracurricular Activities: National Honor Society.
Favorite Book: Looking for Alaska by John Green
Role Model: Her mom
Plans after high school: "Attend Ohio University to Swim and Study Nursing."