Sunday, April 6, marks the 27th celebration of National Student-Athlete Day.
This special day will see high school and college student-athletes nationwide honored for their outstanding achievements in academics, athletics and service to their schools and communities. National Student-Athlete Day is celebrated annually and has seen 3,669,875 million student-athletes honored.
In 2013 alone, 229,265 student-athletes were honored. It has become one of America’s strongest endeavors promoting the positive virtues of sport and student-athletes as a whole, and the positive affect they both have on society.