Scholastic Athlete for Week #11


UTV 44 and the gulf coast offices of Alexander Shunnarah would like to recognize the Scholastic Athletes for Week #11

For the UMS-Wright Bulldogs Samuel Plash is a senior with a 4.86 GPA. He is a member of the varsity football and baseball teams. Samuel is currently a member of the National Honor Society, Mu Alpha Theta, Science National Honor Society, National English Honor Society, Spanish National Honor Society, National Social Studies Honor Society, and Cum Laude Society. He has earned the Alumni Spirit Award, Algebra II Award, Spanish 1 Award, AP Physics Award, Amelia Edgar Award for AP US History, Jefferson Book Award presented by the University of Virginia, Edward C. Greene Jr. Memorial Scholarship. Samuel also participates as the SGA president, FCA, and Key Club.

For the St. Paul’s Saints, Parker Canada is a senior with a 4.3 GPA. She is a member of the varsity softball and volleyball teams. Parker has been named All-County and 2nd team All-State along with being named the Azalea City Kiwanis Club player of the week and MVP of the team during her junior year. Parker is a member of the National Honor Society, earned the Outstanding Algebra II Award, and has been on the Headmaster’s List her entire high school academic career. She also is in the Spanish Club and Interact Club. Outside of school Parker has been a junior volunteer at Thomas Hospital along with Habitat for Humanity, SPS Kids Kamp, Keep Mobile Beautiful and Festival of Flowers. Parker’s future plans are to study at either the University of Alabama or the University of Georgia.

We would like to congratulate both athletes for their accomplishment both on and off the field. Each student will receive a $250.00 scholarship.

The gulf coast offices of Alexander Shunnarah is the proud sponsor of the UTV44 Scholastic Athlete.