Tuesday, 14 January 2020 16:53

And The Oscar Goes To...

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Matthew Cherry, a former University of Akron student, has been nominated for an Academy Award for an animated short called "Hair Love." Cherry got his degree at UA and also played some football for the Zips, catching passes thrown by then QB Charlie Frye. He went on to play professional football and now is only the second former professional athlete in history to be nominated for an Oscar. It's a good story. Check it out here.

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