Kontra '09 is Scholar-Athlete

Kontra '09 is Scholar-Athlete
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News 12/Webster Bank Honoree

Brad Kontra '09 honored as News 12/
Webster Bank Scholar-Athlete


News 12 CT/Webster Bank Scholar: Brad Kontra - Fairfield Prep

(04/13/09) FAIRFIELD - Fairfield Prep's Brad Kontra is tops in southwestern Connecticut when it comes to the shot-put. Kontra set a school record in the shot-put over the winter with a hurl of 55-feet, 7-inches. He is also an indoor state champ.

The Lehigh University-bound senior says he got into the event as it combined his passions of running and weightlifting. In addition to his athletic merits, Kontra carries a 4.13 GPA and plans on studying chemical engineering next year.