SportsKids of the Month: March 2015

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!

sportskids of the month march 2015 ethan leachEthan Leach, 10
Pleasant Hill, CA

Last spring, Ethan hit for the cycle as a pitcher for the Pleasant Hill Baseball Association's Rangers team. He scored five runs, stole two bases, and retired the side twice in two innings pitched.

sportskids of the month march 2015 clara james-heerClara James-Heer, 8
Coopersville, MI

Despite suffering a serious back injury in 2013, Clara captured the USA Triathalon Youth National Championship (19:52.1) in August. She also won the AAU Cross Country National title (7:29.50) in December.

sportskids of the month march 2015 clayton osbourneClayton Osborne, 13
Williamsville, NY

Clayton made history last season, breaking the Transit Middle School record for touchdowns (14) and total yards (1,107) as an eighth-grader with the Flames. The running back also set a single-game rushing record with 295 yards.

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