Student Celebrating 30 College Offers Jumps Incessantly on Every Letter

StoryfulPublished: May 26, 2017
Published: May 26, 2017

A high school athlete in New Orleans celebrated his preliminary admission to college by going viral.

<a href="" target="_blank">Demante Lewis</a> shared a video of his ecstatic celebrations to Twitter on April 8. In the video, Lewis throws his acceptance letters, brochures and leaflets up in the air while he joyously jumps on a trampoline.

According to his tweet, Lewis’ college application was accepted by 30 colleges, while he was offered over $1,000,000 in scholarships and a place on seven honors programs, all across 17 states. Lewis has signed a letter of intent for <a href="" target="_blank">a place at New Mexico Highlands University</a> in Las Vegas, New Mexico.

Lewis’ exuberant celebrations entertained many online, with his tweet receiving 29,310 retweets and 59,580 likes at the time of writing. Storyful has contacted the uploader for clearance.

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