Cherry Hill resident, William Penn Charter student makes her college commitment

Ayana Opong-Nyantekyi was one of 14 student-athletes from William Penn Charter School in Philadelphia who committed to play a sport in college on Feb. 6.

Cherry Hill resident Ayana Opong-Nyantekyi was one of 14 student-athletes from William Penn Charter School in Philadelphia who committed to play a sport in college on Feb. 6.

At a ceremony honoring the athletes and their families, the students marked their plans to continue their athletic careers beyond the Penn Charter playing fields.

Opong-Nyantekyi committed to swim at Bowdoin College. Her mother, Yolanda McClain, joined her for the special event.

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