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Jets name "Play Like A Jet" scholarship winners
Rex Ryan presented checks for $5,000 to two "Play Like A Jet" scholarship winners before today's minicamp practice.
The Jets, along with the Public Schools Athletic League (PSAL), announced C’Ara McCrea (Mount Vernon) and Brutus Gorum (Bronx) were the recipients of the award, given annually to one male and one female PSAL athlete who excel both on the field and in the classroom since 2010.
McCrea graduates from Fredrick Douglas Academy this June and was a member of the Track & Field team. McCrea will attend Syracuse this fall. Gorum graduates from Harry S. Truman High School this June and was a member of the Football team. Gorum will attend Penn State.