Grace Heidinger received Honorable Mention as Scholar-Athlete for Section VI of the New York State Public High School Athletic Association (NYSPHSAA). “The athletic department nominated Grace for excellence in academics and her dedication and leadership on the bowling team,” said Kacie Mills, assistant athletic director.
Grace was captain of the SEM bowling team which finished 3rd in the Monsignor Martin High School Athletic Association. Grace was also the #1 bowler on the team.
Scholar athletes have a GPA of 90 or above for 6 semesters and are starters or important reserves. They must also be seniors.
Said Grace, “I went to bed and woke up from a nap and my friend had retweeted it. I was very surprised to see it on Hawk Squawks and I am very honored.”