From Broken Home to The SEC with Kwad Smith
Kwad Smith is a recent high school graduate that has overcome heartbreaking circumstances. Kwad was raised in a home full of drugs and destruction, but he refused to allow that to stop him from chasing his dream of going to college.
Kwad recounts the words he heard from an elementary school teacher that inspired him to make right choices and to not worry about the things that he could not control. Kwad explains why he refused to allow his circumstances to dictate the direction of the rest of his life.
Even though he seemed like a long-shot to make it, Kwad has earned a full-ride scholarship to attend the University of Missouri, where he will playing football and running track, starting in the fall of 2014.
You can keep up with Kwad by following him on Instagram.
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