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COLUMBUS WINNERS

November Winner

Ricky Cooper Penn Station Athlete of the Month

Ricky Cooper

Groveport Madison High School

Parents: Lynn and Rick
Sibling(s): Price and Ty
Favorite Penn Station Store: Canal Winchester
Favorite Penn Station Sandwich: Philly Cheesesteak
Sports Hero: Tom Brady
Extracurricular Activities: National Honor Society, DECA Program.
Favorite Book: Playing with Purpose: Basketball
Role Model: My Dad
Plans after high school: "I plan to study Sports Management at a four-year college."

October Winner

Parker Hamilton Penn Station Athlete of the Month

Parker Hamilton

Teays Valley High School

Parents: Michelle and Jeremy Hamilton
Sibling(s): Peyton, Presley, and Lewey
Favorite Penn Station Store: Canal Winchester
Favorite Penn Station Sandwich: Chicken Teriyaki with mushrooms and onions.
Sports Hero: My brother, Peyton, who is a collegiate swimmer
Extracurricular Activities: Student Council (Class President 3 years), National Honor Society (President), National Council on Youth Leadership, Ohio Youth Leadership Tour, College Credit Plus student (29 credit hours earned), FFA, Destination Imagination, Village Chapel Encounter Youth Ministries and Dominican Republic mission teams, Pride Soccer Club, Greater Columbus Swim Team of Ohio, United Way of Pickaway County, Pickaway County Youth Advisory Council, Groveport Fighting Fish Swim Team, Drug Free Club of America , Nationwide Children’s Autism Speaks swim instructor, private swim lesson instructor, Ashville Food Pantry volunteer, Teays Valley youth soccer camp volunteer, Teays Valley High School Leadership Committee and Building Safety Committee, Advance CNC summer maintenance crew.
Favorite Book: A Song of Fire and Ice series
Role Model: My mother
Plans after high school: "I plan to attend a university to earn a degree in economics, while on the pre-med track and attend medical school to become a surgeon."

September Winner

Lauren Erickso Penn Station Athlete of the Month

Lauren Erickson

Dublin Scioto High School

Parents: Maria and Jeff Erickson
Sibling(s): Jeremy
Favorite Penn Station Store: Powell
Favorite Penn Station Sandwich: Cheesesteak
Sports Hero: Dwyane Wade
Extracurricular Activities: Volleyball, Basketball, Softball, Senior Cabinet, Link Student Ambassador, Peer Collaborator, Principal's Advisory Council, Young Life, FCA, and National Honor Society.
Favorite Book: Every Day I Fight by Stuart Scott
Role Model: My mom
Plans after high school: "Attend the University of Toledo and play varsity softball."