Cheerleading was not the first sport that Bryden Penhorwood became interested in, but his athletic talent made him a natural fit for it.
Benjamin Logan’s Bryden Penhorwood, second from left, recently signed with Ohio State to cheer for the Buckeyes. He was joined by, from the left, Ben Logan cheer coach Trisha Hemmelgarn and his parents Jenny and Kurt Penhorwood. (SUBMITTED PHOTO)
One of the first two male cheerleaders at Benjamin Logan, Penhorwood has earned a scholarship to cheer for Ohio State University.
The Buckeyes’ staff saw him at a meet and he was later invited to a tryout camp. He earned an offer to join the team, and with his stellar academics, he received a Nike scholarship that will pay his full tuition.
“OSU has a great community and athletic atmosphere,” said Penhorwood on why he chose the Buckeyes.
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