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SALT – Student-Athlete Alumni Panel

Huge thanks to six former South student-athletes for coming to speak at the Student-Athlete Alumni Panel for SALT. SALT focuses on leadership specific topics/skills and provides South student-athletes with some outside perspective about their role as student athletes; as individuals, as teammates and within our community.

South Alumni Student Panel Speakers

Julie Clayton (2015 South Graduate, Redshirt Senior – Marquette University Track and Field)

TJ Garrity (2017 – South Graduate, Sophomore – Northwest Missouri State Football)

Jack Lehmann (2018 South Graduate, Junior – Drake Football)

Matt Garrity (2019 – South Graduate, Freshman – Minnesota Duluth Football)

Lauren Szolyga (2019 – South Graduate, Freshman – Minnesota State Swimming/Diving)

Taya Herrera (2019 – South Graduate, Freshman – Winona State Cross Country/Track & Field)

Some Topics Discussed:

  1. Balancing School and Sports
  2. Preparing for College
  3. Path to Becoming a Collegiate Athlete
  4. Biggest Adjustments
  5. Biggest Achievements
  6. Growing as a Leader