2011 graduate, Mack Hollins, won a Super Bowl ring with the Philadelphia Eagles in his rookie season after being drafted in the 4th round.
2012 graduate, Haley Skarupa, helped the U.S. women’s hockey team win their first gold medal since 1998.
Four of the five members of O.A.R. graduated from Wootton (three of them in 1997 and one in 1998). The band has seen a 46% spike in Spotify streams between February 9th and 16th. This is because the International Olympic Committee banned Russia from this year’s Winter Olympics, but allowed individual competitors to participate under the name of “Olympic Athletes from Russia,” which has been shortened to OAR by commentators.
“I think it’s mostly my mom playing our new song for her friends.” joked O.A.R. lead singer, Marc Roberge.