The 12th Annual Special Games features the Tommy Schuman leadership Award. The games are scheduled for March 31
Tommy Schuman Leadership Award
Tuesday, February 19, 2013
Monday, February 18, 2013
New Lenox's Tommy Schuman, who died at the age of 18 from an undetected cardiac condition nearly a year ago, will not be forgotten. A Special Games Leadership Award will mark his legacy.
The 12th Annual Special Games at Lincoln-Way Central High School this year has a new feature—the Tommy Schuman Leadership Award. Schuman, a baseball player and golfer at LWC, was voted athlete of the year shortly after the tragedy of his unexpected death on March 31, 2012. On March 1 at the Special Games, the Tommy Schuman Leadership Award will be presented to a deserving senior student leader from each of the participating schools. The award recognizes student leaders for their outstanding efforts and work in and out of the classroom. The 12 schools participating in the event are: Andrew, Bolingbrook, Bradley-Bourbonnais, Joliet Township, Lincoln-Way Central, Lincoln-Way East, Lincoln-Way North, Lincoln-Way West, Lockport, Sandburg, Stagg…