SEATTLE and RENTON, Wash. - The Seattle Seahawks, CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE: CTL), Q13 FOX (KCPQ), and Sports Authority announced today Jaclyn Hill of Mount Rainier High School as the week six CenturyLink High School Athlete of the Week. Jaclyn will be at CenturyLink Field during the October 18game against the Carolina Panthers.
Jaclyn, a senior at Mount Rainier High School, was selected to be the Athlete of the Week based on her dedication to academics, community involvement, leadership, and athletic performance. Jaclyn has earned a perfect 4.0 GPA while being enrolled in her school's International Baccalaureate program. This past summer, she was accepted to the University of Washington's College of Engineering Mathematics Academy where she studied for the month of July. Jaclyn is the President of her school's DECA program and the VP of her senior class. She is also the leader of Shine Bright, a volunteer organization that focuses on educationally mentoring grade school students. When Jaclyn is not volunteering in her community, she is the captain of the varsity cheer team for all three high school sports seasons.
As the CenturyLink High School Athlete of the Week, the student-athlete will also be recognized at their school in front of their family, peers and teachers. They will also receive a $1,200 gift card supported by Sports Authority from CenturyLink and the Seahawks for their school's ASB fund, in addition to media recognition, tickets and sideline passes to a Seahawks game, and a customized Nike Seahawks jersey.
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