Medalist Motivates Students

Malverne alum and 1996 Olympic Gold Medalist Derrick Adkins was the featured speaker at Davison Avenue Elementary School’s Career Day. With students ‘dressed to impress’ Adkins shared his journey to success, as well as the importance of an education and career paths related to sports. He drove home his personal motto, the Olympic Mentality of “Doing the best you can do at everything you do.”