School: Spartanburg High School
Location: Spartanburg, S.C.
College/Scholarships: Has received offers from Harvard and Navy.
Career Highlights: Received the U.S. Marine Corps Courage, Honor, and Commitment Award and has earned all-area academic honors throughout high school career.
Community Service: Student body president at Spartanburg High School...Volunteers at McCarthy Teszler School (serves disabled students in Spartanburg County), Helping Hands tutorial program, Special Olympics, Mountainview Nursing Home, Young Life Ministries and local soup kitchen...Cannon and his family have created a Christian ministry called "Peace in a Pod" that donates iPods filled with Christian music to those who have fallen on desperate times.
Quote: "To whom much is given, much is expected."