Jordan Maynard & Tristian Vaughn win AAA Scholar-Athlete scholarships
NORTH LITTLE ROCK (AHSAA.org) - Ten
high school seniors have been selected to receive a $1,000 college
scholarship from the Arkansas Activities Association's Scholar-Athlete
by State Farm®.
the girls' division the winners are: Simone Elmae Kelley White, Hot
Springs (volleyball), Marisa Leigh Blaschke, Scranton (basketball),
Timmery Michelle Adams,
Acorn (track), Jordan Bae Maynard, Brookland (softball) and Mary Kathryn
Jones, Monticello (cheerleading).
the boys' division the winners are: Kile Samuel Pletcher, Magnolia
(football), William Blakley Bowlin, Benton (basketball), Brandon Lee
Lercher, Beebe (track),
Tristian Alex Vaughn, Osceola (baseball) and Robert Allen Welch, Parkers
This is the 20th year for the AAA Scholar-Athlete Program.
student-athlete had to meet scholastic requirements of a 7-semester
minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.5 or higher, and each
student-athlete had to
score at least 21 on the ACT or at least 900 on the SAT.
The other requirements for the Scholar-Athlete Scholarship were:
A senior athlete registered with the AAA.
All- student-athletes had to meet NCAA Scholarship rules.
Each student-athlete had to display good citizenship in their school and in the community.
Each student-athlete had to display desirable leadership traits.
Each student-athlete had to be active in other school activities.
10 scholarship winners will be honored at a luncheon on Monday, May 19,
2014 at the Holiday Inn Presidential Hotel in Downtown Little Rock,
I-30 and 6th
Street at 11:30 a.m.