Tag Archives: Student-Athlete of the Month

October 2016 Student-Athlete of the Month: Surprise Gilman

Surprise Gilman, senior linebacker for Bowie High School’s football team, has been selected as the City of Arlington’s Student-Athlete of the Month for October 2016. Lloyd Bryant, Bowie’s Linebackers Coach/Defensive Coordinator, raved about Surprise both as a student and as a football player. Coach Bryant said that Surprise is constantly relied on for…

September 2016 Student-Athlete of the Month: Kate Tran

Kate Tran, senior for Martin High School’s girls golf team, has been selected as the City of Arlington’s Student-Athlete of the Month for September 2016. Kate has shown great leadership as a senior for the Martin girls golf team and has excelled both on the course and in the classroom. Her strong academic and…

April 2016 Student-Athlete of the Month: Eric Walker

Eric Walker, senior for Martin High School’s baseball and football teams, has been selected as the City of Arlington’s Student-Athlete of the Month for April 2016. With a 7-2 record on the mound in 2016 and a 0.40 ERA, Walker has been a leader for the Warriors and was an integral…

December 2015 Student-Athlete of the Month: Josh Parrish

Josh Parrish, senior for Seguin High School’s basketball team, has been selected as the City of Arlington’s Student-Athlete of the Month for December 2015. Parrish excels both on the court and in the classroom. After receiving offers from Arkansas, Fresno State, Rice, SMU, VCU, and TCU, the  four-star shooting forward signed…

November 2015 Student-Athlete of the Month: Ashley Johnson

Ashley Johnson, senior member for Arlington Martin’s cross country team, has been selected as the City of Arlington’s Student-Athlete of the Month for November 2015. Ashley excels on the track and in the classroom, where she carries a 3.87 G. P. A.  She says that her favorite subject is science, an area that…

October 2015 Student-Athlete of the Month: Shane Buechele

Shane Buechele, senior quarterback for Lamar High School’s football team, has been selected as the City of Arlington’s Student-Athlete of the Month for October 2015. Shane, who is the son of former Texas Rangers infielder Steve Buechele, excels on the field and in the classroom, where he carries a 3.81 G. P. A.…

May 2015 Student-Athlete of the Month: Jenna Wilson

Jenna Wilson, a senior for Sam Houston’s award-winning girls wrestling team, has been selected as the City of Arlington’s Student-Athlete of the Month for April. She is a two-time district champion and recently placed third at the state level.  Jenna also  carries a 3.2 GPA on a 4.0 scale, with English being the…

March 2015 Student-Athlete of the Month: Ossiel Maldonado

Ossiel Maldonado, a senior for the Lamar High School  boy’s soccer team, has been selected as the City of Arlington’s Student-Athlete of the Month for March.  He currently carries a 3.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale, with math being Ossiel’s favorite subject.   According to his head coach, many of his teammates…

Meet Our Student-Athlete of the Month: Erich Sullins

Erich Sullins, a senior offensive lineman for Lamar High School, has been selected as the City of Arlington’s November 2013 Student-Athlete of the Month. Sullins, an honor roll student, currently carries a 3.77 overall GPA on 4.0 scale. During his high school career, Erich has been a member of the National…

Chelesa Calkins Selected as Arlington’s First ‘Student-Athlete of the Month’

Chelesa Calkins, a sophomore wrestler at Lamar High School in Arlington, has been selected as the City of Arlington’s first Student-Athlete of the Month. Calkins, an honor roll student, currently carries a 3.94 overall GPA on 4.0 scale. As a freshman, Calkins earned the Best Academic and Freshman of the Year…