Kelly Macnamara, North Penn Knights kicker, has reached celebrity status in the high school sports world after video of her big hit Saturday on a CB East player has gone viral Monday.
Macnamara is the first female football player in North Penn High School’s history and kicked two field goals and three extra points during Saturday’s game.
Facebook listed “North Penn High School” among its Trending Sports Topics Monday with video of the tackle, posted by Bleacher Report, reaching over 338,000 views, 11,000 reactions or Likes and 4,300 shares.
— Kelly Macnamara (@kellmac_) October 9, 2016
In the video, CB East’s team is returning the ball on a kick off and even runs a reverse before Macnamara leaps off her feet for the big hit, push the CB East player out of bounds and to the ground.