GS basketball player nominated for Allstate Good Works Team

Brendan Ward

Georgia Southern University basketball forward, Shawn O’Connell is a nominee for the Allstate Good Works Team.

The Allstate Good Works Team honors college athletes at all levels for their community service and leadership both on and off the playing field.

O’Connell’s charitable work includes:

  • Reading to children at Julia P. Bryant, Sally Zetterower and Langston Hughes schools
  • Participating in Red Ribbon Week last year and annually at Relay For Life and Walk a Mile in Her Shoes.
  • Visiting Boys & Girls Club of Statesboro, the Samuel J. Green Charter School and the Sun Belt Tournament in New Orleans.

Check out more information about the Allstate Good Works Teams.