18 Under 18: Jordan Romero

Became youngest to reach the top of each continent's tallest mountain in December

Updated: February 28, 2012, 8:42 PM ET
By Ryan Canner-O'Mealy | ESPNHS Magazine

ESPNHS honors 18 male teen athletes who are doing remarkable things on the field, in the classroom and in their communities. Click here to read about them.

Who's the toughest high school athlete in the country? Maybe you're thinking of a football or lacrosse player. We'll take Jordan Romero. In December, the 15-year-old California native became the youngest person to reach the summit of the highest mountains on all seven continents.

He finished his journey by ascending ...

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