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Braden Young recently competed in the Exceptional Olympics at Perry High School. The ninth-grade honor student at Malvern had the honor of carrying the school's banner onto the field during the opening ceremony.
Young competed in seven events - basketball toss, soccer goal kick, football pass, base running, softball batting, frisbee toss and bowling - earning a gold medal for his determination and hard work.
Young is the son of Fawn and Michael Stephens. He attends Damascus Friends Church in Malvern, where he is a member of the Wildfire Youth Group. He is a member of the Minerva Area YMCA, where he enjoys working out.