Athens home schooler to participate in World Series, 30 April 2008, Athens Daily Review, Athens, Texas
Kenneth Owen, an Athens home-schooled student, is on the way to the Home School World Series Association national tournament in Pensacola, Florida.
Owen plays for the THESA Riders High School program out of Fort Worth. The Riders organization offers home schooled students the opportunity to compete in competitive sports in high school and junior high school, offering programs in golf, volleyball, boys basketball and baseball.
Each of the organizations are member teams of the Home School World Series Association (HWSA) and as such are eligible to participate in regional qualifying tournaments to earn an opportunity to participate in a National Home School World Series Tournament.