Lindy Callahan Scholar-Athletes for Class of 2013 selected
CLINTON — The hard work and dedication from 16 of Mississippi’s best in the Class of 2013 has been recognized with their selections as Lindy Callahan Scholar-Athletes by the MHSAA.
The eight boys and eight girls — one from all each of the MHSAA’s eight geographical districts — were chosen from a pool of more than 250 applicants from around the state. The eight-person selection committee included MHSAA partners and school administrators and retired coaches. The awards are named in honor of Lindy Callahan, Gulfport’s retired Hall of Fame coach and athletic director.
These outstanding student-athletes will be honored April 24 in Jackson during the scholarship program’s 18 annual banquet. The event will be streamed live on the internet at www.misshsaa.tv beginning at approximately 11:00 a.m.
The complete list of Lindy Callahan Scholar-Athletes for 2013:
TUPELO CHRISTIAN PREPARATORY MALE DASON COLIN MALONEY
TISHOMINGO COUNTY H.S. FEMALE ERICA WIGGINTON
OLIVE BRANCH H.S. MALE JOSH COOLEY
CENTER HILL H.S. FEMALE OLIVIA NICOLE ROMITO
CLEVELAND H.S. MALE WILLIAM HAWKINS
ST. JOSEPH CATHOLIC, GREENVILLE FEMALE LAUREN BOSTIC
COLUMBUS H.S. MALE ROSHAD DEMETRIE MEEKS
STARKVILLE H.S. FEMALE HALEY JENKINS
WEST JONES H.S. MALE EVAN BUCKLEY
CLARKDALE H.S. FEMALE JORDAN TAYLOR LOWE
ST. ANDREWS EPISCOPAL MALE DANIEL HOPPER
ST. JOSEPH CATHOLIC, MADISON FEMALE MARILYN M. COLLINS
LOYD STAR H.S. MALE BRENDYN DALE BRISTER
CATHEDRAL SCHOOL FEMALE PEPPER D. TAYLOR
ST. PATRICK CATHOLIC H.S. MALE ZACHARY HAMPTON WALDROP
GREENE COUNTY H.S. FEMALE ALLISON PAIGE CLARK