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The Changing Dynamic of Being a College Athlete

“It’s so uncommon for anyone to graduate in three years,” Ford said. “For someone who’s an athlete with so many other responsibilities and then add in the difficult year he had, it’s an amazing accomplishment in so many areas. But it doesn’t shock me. That’s Fred. When he sets his mind to something, he does it.”

About Fred Thatch, Jr.

Learn more about Fred Thatch,Jr. This link is to an article written by Stu Durando and published by the St. Louis Post Dispatch:
 Billikens’ Thatch overcomes obstacles, earns early degree

Fred Thatch, Jr. SLU Athlete (Basketball)
Fred Thatch, Jr. with Travis Ford
Photo by Bill Barrett/St. Louis University