Athletics

Football players bring ‘energy, passion and enthusiasm’ to Children’s Hospital

HERSHEY, Pa. — Smiles widened and cheers erupted as more than 100 Penn State football players poured off of buses and into Penn State Children’s Hospital, where they were greeted by a large group of patients, their families and hospital staff.

Several players visited patient rooms, while others interacted with patients in the hospital’s Tree House Café, playing games and doing arts and crafts.