By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – It’s time for congratulations and to break out the hair clippers for the Pitt long snapper!READ MORE: Gov. Tom Wolf Not Considering Additional Containment Measures Amid Omicron Concerns
On Wednesday, Cal Adomitis’ “Cal’s Kids” fundraiser for UPMC Children’s Hospital passed the $94,000 goal.
THANK YOU PANTHER NATION
— Cal Adomitis (@CalAdomitis) November 17, 2021
When the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that NCAA players are allowed to use their name and likeness, Adomitis put his “likeness” on the line.
Specifically his hair.READ MORE: COVID-19 In Pittsburgh: Allegheny County Reports 534 New Cases, 4 Additional Deaths
He made the announcement that if fans helped him raise $94,000 to donate to UPMC Children’s for kids who are battling cancer.
The deal: raise $94,000 and he would cut his hair.
Wednesday afternoon, the goal was reached and his long locks aren’t long for this world.
So now, just one question remains – when’s the salon appointment?MORE NEWS: COVID-19 In Pennsylvania: State Reports 5,766 New Cases, 113 More Deaths
Congratulations to Cal and all the fundraisers.