Kenny Sothoron, Sports Supervisor has announced that Leonardtown Elementary second grader places first in NFL Punt Pass & Kick (PPK) Competition. Grant Deaton, a second grader in Mrs. Young’s class at Leonardtown Elementary in St. Mary’s County Maryland, has placed first in his age group in all rounds of the NFL’s PPK events. Grant will be eligible for competition at FedEx Field during a Washington Redskins football game.
Grant is a member of the inaugural season 75lbs. Leonardtown Wildcats where his father is an assistant coach. Grant has many hobbies but enjoys football, soccer, basketball, Cub Scouts and riding his dirt bike.
Grant says he is looking forward to seeing his name up on the Washington Redskins’ jumbo tron.