Former Liberty County High School Raekwon McMillan is one of 11 Buckeye athletes and full time staff members in Jamaica for the week long Soles4Souls program, according to a press release from the Ohio State Buckeyes athletic website.
The program provides shoes and other services to the needy communities around the world.
“I have never traveled outside of the country before, but I’m glad I have this opportunity to do so and for a good cause,” McMillan told school officials. “I look forward to sharing my experience with friends and family.”
According to the release, McMillan earned First Team All-Big Ten honors last season, leading the Buckeyes in tackles with 119. He was also a finalist for the Butkus Award as the nation’s outstanding linebacker. McMillan won the award in high school.