Student-Athletes join in Athlete Buddies Program at Sewanee Elementary

More than 60 Sewanee student-athletes participated this fall in the Athlete Buddies Program at Sewanee Elementary School (SES).

In total, 64 student-athletes across 10 sports volunteered this past semester at the elementary school in downtown Sewanee. The program was started by assistant men's lacrosse coach Nick DiBernardo and SES fifth-grade teacher Jalee Walters.

To learn more about the relationships that developed among SES students and University students, and to watch a video of Sewanee students sharing their experiences, see the full story.