St. Louis Today Highlights Yale-Commit Bennie Anderson
St. Louis Today recently covered senior Bennie Anderson’s commitment to pursuing his athletic and academic careers at Yale University:
The phone call Bennie Anderson Jr. dreamed about and hoped for much of his young life had just finished and he had to share the news.
“I called my grandma and told her I got an offer from Yale,” Anderson said. “She’s like, ‘OK, that’s good. Now you need to hit the weight room.’ ”
You don’t get to Yale without a willingness to work. Anderson’s family knows no other way, as his grandmother can attest.
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