Girls Varsity Basketball, Girls Varsity Cross Country · Alexa Porter Receives 2019 Thomas Brady Comeback Award


Alexa Porter with parents Teri and Jim Read
Alexa Porter with Girls Basketball Coach Cassie Cepeda and Girls Cross Country Coach Dave Juday
Teri Read, Cassie Cepeda, Alexa Porter, Dave Juday, Jim Read, Dave Preheim
Alexa Porter with lifetime Achievement Award winner Steve Alford
The male and female recipients of the Brady Comeback Award: David Carpenter of Milan High School and Alexa Porter of Concord
Alexa Porter with Cato Scholarship Winners Elijah Hales of Westview and Celia Robinson of Plymouth

Congratulations to CHS Senior Alexa Porter who received the 2019 Thomas A. Brady Comeback Scholarship Award.  Alexa participates in Girls Basketball and Girls Cross Country at Concord High School.

The Methodist Sports Medicine Research and Education Foundation, the non-profit arm of the Methodist Sports Medicine / The Orthopedic Specialists presents the Thomas A. Brady, MD Comeback Award. This award, now in its’ 14th year, is presented to one male and one female high school athlete from Indiana as well as two Indiana college athletes who have distinguished themselves by overcoming adversity or injury, and returned and excelled beyond expectations in their respective sport(s). Recipients of this award receive a $1,000 scholarship.

The recipients were honored at a banquet on May 10, 2019 at Crane Bay Event Center in Indianapolis.

Alexa is the second Concord athlete to receive this award.  Casey Buchanan was the 2016 female recipient.

To see more information about Alexa, click here for a feature story by Alex Wilcox of WNDU-TV or click here for a feature article from the Elkhart Truth.

To see more information about Casey Buchanan receiving the award in 2016, please click here.