February 2013 Scholar Athletes

Stephanie Kester Andrew Blackburn



Stephanie has competed in basketball and softball all four years for the Golden Warriors, she also played volleyball.  Steph is one of the best 3-point shooters in SHS basketball history, and one of the “winningest“ pitchers SHS softball history.In the classroom, Kester sports a GPA of 3.49.

Andrew has competed in golf and swimming all four years of high school.  He was a record setting golfer for the Golden Warriors, and earned an IHSA state medal this past fall.  In the classroom, Andrew has a GPA of 3.10.


Stephanie and Andrew both receive an award certificate and a $50 Visa gift card in recognition of their efforts as true Golden Warrior SCHOLAR-athletes.

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Previous Monthly Award Winners:

September: Abbie Brenner & Tanner Morse

October: Sydney McCaslin & JD Shepard

November: McKenna Pearson & Zac Everett
December: Lauren Zuidema & Keanu Interone

January: Bailey Oetting & Salomon Ocampo