Steubenville High School
Alumni Spotlight
Sunday, May 6, 2018

We are the Pride, We are the Tradition,
We are BIG RED!
Nick Potenzini 'Class of 2005'
                THEN- 2005                                                 NOW- 2018
Nick Potenzini, 2005 Big Red graduate is an Occupational Therapist at Akron City Hospital. Nick is responsible for patients with a wide variety of conditions (open heart surgery, joint replacement, stroke, respiratory conditions, general debility, etc.) in a hospital setting. Also providing outpatient therapy for upper extremity orthopedic conditions of the shoulder, elbow, wrist and hand.  

Significant Achievements
Bachelor's in Education, Exercise Physiology
University of Akron (2009) (Cum Laude)
Master's Degree- Exercise Physiology and Adult Fitness University of Akron (2011)
Master's Degree- Occupational Therapy
Duquesne University (2014)
Taught Strength and Conditioning
University of Akron (2014-2018)
Instrument assisted soft tissue mobilization trained

Favorite high school memory
Friday night football games, track meets, starting chants at lunch in the commons and many memories in the weight room.

Advice to the Class of 2018
Find something you love and dedicate yourself to it. Always remember to be a positive ambassador for Steubenville, take pride in where you come from. 

" Big Red Goes to College Day" is a celebration to recognize our students pursuing any post-secondary education and/or training. This past Tuesday, Nick came home and visited his BIG RED family! Nick was selected to be on the alumni panel and he provided great advice and helpful tools to help prepare the Class of 2018 as they continue their educational journey! Thank you, Nick! We loved having you back in the halls of SHS!
Nick-Thank you for your dedication and commitment to Steubenville City Schools! We are excited to share your success story with all of Big Red Nation!
Big Red Nation is so proud!
Are you a proud Steubenville High School Graduate?
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