Matt Maldovan doesnt shy away from the idea that, someday, he could be the head doctoror at least the on-call orthopedic surgeonfor the Columbus Blue Jackets.
That would be pretty cool, said the Liberty Union High School senior and winner of theColumbus Blue Jackets Foundation 2013 High School Hockey Scholarship worth 10,000.Maldovan, 18, is attending Ohio State University this Fall and majoring in Biology. He wants to be a doctorspecifically, the son of Dan and Jill Maldovan wants to work in orthopedics. It would be great helping people. And orthopedics, if I specialize, I could stay close to sports.
For Shelby York, winner of the 10,000 CBJ Foundation John H. McConnell scholarship, her dreams are fueled by her work with Special Olympicsthe 17-year-old wants to study molecular genetics at OSU this fall, too, and become a genetic counselor specializing in Down Syndrome work.
Genetic counseling gives me the chance to talk to people and be involved in science, said the Pickerington Ce...