Arabians News · High school athletes deliver message to youth of SMCSC

Six student-athletes from Pendleton Heights visited three elementary schools within the school corporation on Tuesday to deliver an important message on character.  The high school athletes are part of a county wide program called Character Counts.  Ran by the Madison County YMCA, Character Counts consists of six pillars, with each athlete of character being assigned a pillar of character to represent.

RESPECT – McKenna Jule    





                                                             RESPONSIBILITY – Elijah Bauer




FAIRNESS – Lauren Landes




                                                                                                                                                                                                                    TRUSTWORTHINESS – Aaron Candiano





CITIZENSHIP – Natalie Taylor





                                                                                     CARING – Trent Miller





The athletes were selected by the coaches and administration at Pendleton Heights.  The Character Counts program has been running for several years and is considered a high honor across Madison County.  On top of delivering a character message, the athletes passed out autographed pictures of themselves for the elementary students to collect.