NFL player from South Hills pays off entire school’s lunch debt

PITTSBURGH — “It’s great to be able to give back during the holidays!”

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NFL player Chase Winovich said he was more than happy to pay off the entire free and reduced lunch debt for the West Jefferson Hills School District.

Winovich, a defensive end for the New England Patriots, grew up in the South Hills and played football for Thomas Jefferson High School. During a bye week earlier in the season, he visited a Thomas Jefferson football game and took some pictures with fans.

WJHSD expresses heartfelt thanks to TJ Alum and New England Patriots Chase Winovich for paying off all of our students’...

Posted by West Jefferson Hills School District on Friday, December 20, 2019