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Athlete of the Month

The medals don't mean anything and the glory doesn't last. It's all about your happiness. The rewards are going to come, but my happiness is just loving the sport and having fun performing. -Jackie Joyner Kersee 

2014 HUMANA HEROES: Athlete of the Month







January
Harris Richardson, 69
Sumter, South Carolina
February
Dianna Laverdiere, 53
Charlotte, Michigan
March
Samuel Morton, 76
Newport News, Virginia
April
Dave Kirgan, 62
Bowling Green, Kentucky
May
D. Paul Miller, 96
Normal, Illinois
June
Michele Brown, 55
Lamar, Arkansas




July
Janet McDonough, 56
Patty Sweetall, 54
August
James "JJ" Jones, 68
Kansas City, KS
September
Lorraine Lewis, 55
San Tan Valley, AZ
October
Isabelle Daniels Holston, 77
Decatur, GA


2013 HUMANA HEROES: Athlete of the Month



February
Rick Muth, 63
Orange County, California
March
Hazel Trexler-Campbell, 90
Salisbury, North Carolina
April
Helen White, 59
Arlington, Virginia
May
Marie Neaves, 65
Townsend, Delaware
June
Ron Snipe, 69
Port Angeles, Washington
July
Linn Dunton, 57
Pine Valley, California
September
Joe Garcia, 55
Ferndale, Washington
October
Don McMahill, 77
Black Mountain, North Carolina
November
John Bates, 69
Townsend, Tennessee
December
Dorothy Sinson, 82
Elmhurst, Illinois

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