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Phoenix Hanks earns a rare opportunity

Medical Lake High School student one of 25 in nation to vie for U.S. Army, NFL Hall-of-Fame money


April 26, 2018

Paul Delaney

Phoenix Hanks will travel to Canton, Ohio later this summer to see if he wins scholarship. He hopes to also continue the football career he started at Medical Lake by walking on in the future at Eastern Washington University.

One might wonder how Phoenix Hanks Jr. caught the eye of the U.S. Army and the Pro Football Hall of Fame and became one of 25 finalists across the nation to compete for a $2,500 college scholarship?

The answer ought to be simple. Just look at the Medical Lake High School senior's resume and background paper that prints out to eight pages and then look at the dozens and dozens of his accomplishments and involvements.

Or you can get the "Cliff Notes" version with a live interview. That is if you can catch up to him between high school and college classes in Running Start where he will earn a...

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