On this episode of More Than An Athlete Hotline: Varsity Edition, NCAA Champion Paige Halstead sits down with our hosts for a discussion surrounding nutrition. Paige speaks on the challenges she faced as a woman NCAA athlete, struggling with bad eating habits and poor nutritional funding for women in sports. Later, More Than An Athlete of the Month, Zaila Avant-Garde joins the show as the first African-American to win the Scripps National Spelling Bee, sharing her Guinness World Record story.
“Eating healthy, fueling your body will change your mind and how you think.”Sedona Prince
More Than An Athlete Hotline: Varsity Edition’ is a collaborative platform for athlete mentors to inspire, motivate and share their experiences with high school athletes. Brought to you by UNINTERRUPTED x Champs Sports x Eastbay this series will feature an ‘athlete of the month’ to spotlight high school athletes across various sports who embody the “More Than An Athlete” spirit.