Congratulations to Daniel Detrick, our Penn Station Athlete of the Month for April 2017!
Shawnee High School
Athletic Director: Steve Tincher
Parents: Dan and Christy
Sibling/s: Tyler, Kenzie and Laney
Favorite Penn Station Restaurant: Springfield
Favorite Penn Station Sandwich: Philly Cheese Steak
Extracurricular Activities: Tennis, National Honor Society, Student Council, Symphonic Choir, Environmental Interest Group
Favorite Book: The Great Gatsby
Role Model: My Grandfathers
Sports Role Model: Roger Federer
Greatest Achievement So Far: I received third place at the Buckeye Boys State Tournament out of 1,200+ players.
Plans After High School: I plan to attend a 4-year university and major in chemical engineering.
How has participating in high school athletics benefited you? Tennis gave me the opportunity to interact and compete with other players in the community.
What made you decide to play the sport for which you were named the Penn Station Athlete of the Month? Tennis is a family tradition.
Quote from Athletic Director: “Daniel is a competitor who is always up for a challenge. His record the last 3 years has been stellar, and he strives to improve every day.” –Steve Tincher
Quote from Principal: “Daniel is a hard-working, dedicated, student-athlete and represents the very best of what Shawnee High School is all about!” – Nathan Dockter