EAST GREENWICH â€” When the life of a typical senior became hectic for Daniel Ling â€“ finding the right college to attend, earning the highest grade possible in all of his classes, etc. â€“ the valedictorian for East Greenwich High School found solace in one small place.
Actually, that place is about 120 yards in length and 80 yards in width, complete with two goals on opposite ends of the field.
Ling, who will be receiving his diploma this coming Sunday at Veterans Memorial Auditorium in Providence as the top student in the Class of 2012 at East Greenwich High, took to the soccer pitch with the same determination in his four years at the school as he did to his studies.
Read all about it in the May 31 edition of The Pendulum.