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March Athlete of the Month – Connor Hess

Athlete Name: Connor Hess Age: 14 Hometown: Poughquag, New York Education: 8th Grader, Union Vale Middle School Occupation: Student Tell us a little about yourself. My name is Connor Hess, I am 14 years old and on the High Honor Roll at Union Vale Middle School in Dutchess County, NY. I enjoy hunting and fishing and am very active in
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February Athlete of the Month – Mackenzie Adair

Athlete Name: Mackenzie Adair Age: 12 Hometown: Pleasantville, NY Education: 7th Grader, Pleasantville Middle School Occupation: Student/Dancer/Gymnast/Field Hockey Player Tell us a little about yourself. I’m Mackenzie – my coaches like to call me “Big Mack” because I’ve always been a small powerhouse! I am in 7th grade and my favorite subjects are English and French – tres bien! I
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CF Fighter Ryan Grass Runs Disney’s Dopey Challenge

Think for a minute what would it take to run 48.6 miles in 4 days if you are healthy? Now what would it take to do this if you had a chronic lung disease, say Cystic Fibrosis? Most people just look at that and think there is no way I could do that. But for thousands of people every year
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January Athlete of the Month – Avery Flatford

Name: Avery Flatford Age: 13 Hometown: Farragut, TN (Knoxville) Education: 7th Grader at Farragut Middle School Occupation: Student Athlete/Typical Teenager Who are you? I live with my mom Lynsey, dad Chuck, 11-year-old brother Rhett, and our Golden Retriever Majors. I’m a daughter, sister, granddaughter, friend, softball player, lefty pitcher, artist, Honor Roll student, sushi lover, popcorn enthusiast, social media junky,
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December Athlete of the Month – Jacqueline Bonanno

Athlete Name: Jacqueline Bonanno Age: 4 Hometown: Staten Island, NY Education: Pre-k Occupation: Fabulous little girl Tell us a little about yourself. I like swimming. I go to school. I like running with my friends. I like pizza and yogurt and turkey and cheese. I love my whole family and my friends. I have a special belly and I have
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November Athlete of the Month – Scotty Cook

Athlete Name: Scotty Cook Age: 22 Hometown: Fairfield, Ohio Education: 4th year at Miami University. Criminal Justice Major Occupation: Wellness Coach at the YMCA and Youth Leader at Butler County Juvenile center Tell us a little about yourself. I was diagnosed with CF at the age of 2. I have two brothers that also have Cystic Fibrosis. I am the
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