In each issue of Sports Illustrated Kids, we feature three kids who excel in sports, does well in school, and gives back to the community. These young athletes do it all — on and off the field! Meet this month’s SportsKids of the Month!
Jordan Kennedy, 8
At the North American Grappling Association's west coast championship, Jordan went 28--0 in her final match, winning her first title in the Girls GI beginner division. She was then promoted from white belt to gray.
Lola Possick, 10
In 2015, Lola won the Y-10 women's sabre national title at the USA Fencing National Championships & July Challenge. The fifth-grader is currently ranked 10th in the country in the Y-12 women's sabre division.
Owen Petrisek, 13
Owen led the Bentworth Bearcats to a 20--0 win over the Jefferson-Morgan Rockets in his first middle school game. The wide receiver caught a 55-yard TD pass and rushed for 156 yards. He also had one sack.
If you think you have what it takes to be a SportsKid of the Month, submit your nomination at sikids.com/sportskid!