Jed Barnett brings music, smiles to children’s hospital

If you read The Columbian sports section, you might have seen our recent story about Oklahoma punter Jed Barnett.

It turns out the Union graduate’s contributions go well beyond the football field. recently had a blog item about Barnett and teammate Nila Kasitati’s visits to the Children’s Hospital at the OU Medical Center in Oklahoma City.

Once a month, they use their stature as Sooner football players and their musical skills to brighten the days of patients and their families.

Click on the above video to see the duo perform. Barnett is on the ukelele.

Micah Rice

Micah Rice

Columbian Sports Editor Micah Rice is the author of Tailgate Talk: College football from a Clark County perspective.

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