Criminal justice student who saved friend from drowning named Explorer of the Year

by Kristin Laudenslager | Dec 23, 2013

DeSales' Xavier Martinez saved the life of his drowning classmate last summer when he pulled him from the water and performed CPR. On Wednesday, December 18, Xavier was named Explorer of the Year at the second annual awards ceremony for members of Berks County Sheriff's Office Explorer Post 27. He also received the Hawk Mountain Council's Life Saving Award at the Crowne Plaza Reading, Wyomissing.

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