Monday, August 16, 2010

PA NCAA Student Atheletes to be Honored

from the inbox last Friday:

Next month, President Obama will continue a tradition started by President George W. Bush by honoring championship teams and student athletes from across the NCAA with a reception at the White House. The President will welcome student athletes from dozens of schools and various sports to congratulate them on their accomplishments in the classroom as well as on and off the playing field. In association with this event, various championship teams and players will be recognized for their efforts to give back to their communities, continuing an effort begun by President Obama of sports champions being commended for service as part of a White House visit. More details, including press access information, will be released in the coming weeks.

PA schools on the selected list released:

Pennsylvania State University Women’s Volleyball
Pennsylvania State University Men’s & Women’s Fencing
Villanova University Women’s Cross Country
Villanova University Football

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