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Scholar Athlete of the Week

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"Each week, local high school`s athletic directors, teachers, counselors and/or principals will select one high school athlete to be the Menards Scholar Athlete of the Week. The selected student will be recognized on air during halftime of a Menards Thursday Night Lights game broadcast. All Scholar Athletes selected will have a chance of winning a $5,000 scholarship to the college or university he/she plans to attend.

2014 Scholar Athletes

Week 01

The CW Columbus - WWHO :: Friday Night Lights Football - Scholar Athlete - David Daly David Daly
New Albany High School

GPA:  4.0

Athletic Achievement:
2014 " (Junior) All-Conference (All-OCC) for Baseball
2014 " (Senior) Scholar Athlete for Football

Community Involvement:
Peer Minister for my church and do lots of volunteering at youth camps at New Albany.  Help out with Special Olympics and Relay for Life.

Student Bio:
David is a 4.0 student at New Albany High School, taking honors and AP classes.  He plans to study Business in college and hopes to play baseball at the next level.

Other Comments about the student: 
David plays travel baseball all summer with the Columbus Sharks.  He is also a member of the National Society of High School Scholars.
 
The CW Columbus - WWHO :: Friday Night Lights Football - Scholar Athlete - Christian Eubanks Christian Eubanks
Reynoldsburg High School

GPA:  3.0

Athletic Achievement:
Captain of the Reynoldsburg High School football team, wrestling team. Three-year varsity letterman in football, wrestling. All O.C.C. athlete football, wrestling. Junior Olympic wrestling team member

Student Bio:
Christian attends the Reynoldsburg High School eSTEM Academy. He maintains a 3.0 GPA. He's captain of the football and wrestling teams. Christian hopes to continue playing football at the college level.

Week 02

The CW Columbus - WWHO :: Friday Night Lights Football - Scholar Athlete - Alex Sepeda Alex Sepeda
Marysville High School

GPA: 3.9

Athletic Achievement:

-3 Years Wrestling, Letterman
-Academic All Ohio
-Captain of football team
-Marysville Excellence Award Winner

Community Involvement:

-Member of National Honors Society
-Student Council
-Peer Collaboration

Student Bio: Says sports has taught him strong work ethic and discipline.
 
The CW Columbus - WWHO :: Friday Night Lights Football - Scholar Athlete - Joseph (Joe) Sanfillipo Joseph (Joe) Sanfillipo
Hayes High School

GPA: 3.58

Athletic Achievement:

-Lacrosse Club State Champions, 2012 and 2013
-1st Lacrosse Team All Region, 2014
-Honorable Mention All Central District (Football)
-Lacrosse OCC Champions, 2014
-All OCC 2nd Team Punter (Football)
-2 varsity letters, football
-1 varsity letter, soccer
-1 varsity letter, lacrosse

Community Involvement:

-Leader of Euclid Entourage
-Clinic for younger lacrosse players
-Helped deliver mulch for football fundraiser

Student Bio: His parents have been teachers in the district for 30 years, and he has varsity letters in 3 different sports.

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Game Schedule

Date Time Teams Final Score
08/28 7:00PM New Albany at Reynoldsburg 36-35
09/04 7:00PM Marysville at Hayes 20-13
09/11 7:00PM Independence at Westerville Central 20-49
09/18 7:00PM Fisher Catholic at Harvest Prep
09/25 7:00PM Newark Catholic at Watkins Memorial
10/02 7:00PM Whitehall at Columbus Academy
10/09 7:00PM Eastmoor at Walnut Ridge
10/16 7:00PM Gahanna at Grove City
10/23 7:00PM Bloom Carroll at Hamilton Township
10/30 7:00PM Licking Valley at Granville

Voices of the Game

The CW Columbus :: Sports - TNL - Vocies - Jeff Randy Rhinehart: In-Game Play-by-Play Announcer
With 25 years experience covering more than 15 different sports in central Ohio, from high school to professional level, it’s been said Rhinehart is the most versatile play-by-play man in the region.
The CW Columbus :: Sports - TNL - Vocies - Jeff Logan Jeff Logan: Color Commentary
Logan’s background on the field as an Ohio State player combined with his analyst experience at The Ohio State Football radio network makes him a natural fit.
The CW Columbus :: Sports - TNL - Vocies - Mike Todd Mike Todd:Sideline Reporting
As The Columbus Blue Jacket’s In-Arena Host, Mike's always positive personality and industry experience will enable him to deliver meaningful stories and insights directly from coaches and players in-game.