Lawrence Smith, 7, of Oak Park, has been named to the first-of-its-kind Offense-Defense Youth All-American Bowl.

Lawrence, a defensive end for OPRF Youth Football Featherweight Orange, will join dozens of peers in his age group nationwide in an East meets West clash taking place at Doug Shaw Stadium in Myrtle Beach, S.C. on Jan. 2nd. Lawrence was selected from a group of young athletes numbering in the thousands across the country to participate in this prestigious all-star game.

-Staff reports

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