The Milwaukee Bucks, in cooperation with the Wisconsin Athletic Directors Association and Safe Sport Zone, are proud to announce the Milwaukee Bucks Perseverance Award winners! This award is given to Senior student athletes who have overcome adversity (physical, emotional, personal) to compete and or excel in interscholastic sports.

2020 Milwaukee Bucks Perseverance Award Winners
Jordan Klima, Bloomer High School, District 1
Alexander Stumpner, D.C. Everest High School, District 2
Teagan Graber, Cuba City High School, District 2
Tucker Needham, Wonewoc Center High School, District 3
Cain Delos Santos, DePere High School, District 4
Tessa Parisi, Edgewood High School, District 5
Katherine Benes, Lake County Lutheran High School, District 6
John O'Brien, Marquette University High School, District 7

The Milwaukee Bucks, in cooperation with Safe Sport Zone and Wisconsin Athletic Directors Association, sponsored by Crisis Prevention Institute and The Bog, are proud to recognize these eight student-athletes throughout Wisconsin for their desire to overcome adversity, whether it was physical, emotional, or financial challenges to play high school athletics during their senior year. Each recipient was to be honored at the Bucks vs Brooklyn Nets game on April 9, 2020.

For any additional information, please contact Jay Hammes @ 262-989-7711.

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