English

Haitian soccer star graduates from Fort Lauderdale High Tuesday


Mompremier Fredlin PABA high school senior, who arrived to the U.S. from Haiti three years ago, graduated from Fort Lauderdale High School on Tuesday.

Fredlin Mompremier is not only an outstanding student, who maintained an average 3.5 GPA in school despite barely knowing English when he arrived, but a great soccer player who was named the Haitian Soccer Association’s Student Athlete of the Year.

“I remember the first day I went to school. A girl walking me to class and she was speaking, blah, blah blah. I didn’t understand a word,” Mompremier said. “Now I talk to everybody. This year was very good. I’m happy.” via | Sports – Home

.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.