UTV 44 and the gulf coast offices of Alexander Shunnarah would like to recognize the Scholastic Athletes for Week #3
For the McGill-Toolen Yellow Jackets, Ashley Thomas is a senior with a 4.28 GPA and is ranked third in her class. She is 3-year member of the varsity cheerleading squad where she is Captain of the squad for the 2016-2017 year. Ashley was named 2016 UCA All-American cheerleader. She is also a member of the National Honor Society and the Pro Life Club. Ashley plans to attend either the University of South Carolina or Auburn University to study physical therapy.
For the Murphy Panthers, Emma Bearden is a senior with a 4.88 GPA. She is a part of the International Baccalaureate program at Murphy High School. She is also a mentor in the Freshman Academy, counselor and ambassador for Camp S.M.I.L.E. Ashley is the vice president of the National Honor Society and has been on the Honor Roll every year. She will attend either Birmingham Southern or Sewanee, the University of the South to continue her academics and athletic career.
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.