SEATTLE and RENTON, Wash. - The Seattle Seahawks, CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE: CTL) and KIRO Radio announced Steven Lin from Shorewood High School as week nine CenturyLink High School Athlete of the Week. Steven will be recognized on the field at CenturyLink Field during the Seahawks vs. Vikings game on December 2.
Steven, a senior at Shorewood High School, was selected the CenturyLink High School Athlete of the Week based on his dedication to academics, community involvement, leadership and athletic performance. Steven holds a 3.9 GPA and has spent four years at school studying Mandarin Chinese. Steven is involved in his community through tutoring at local elementary schools and helps organize events such as the local Halloween Carnival and Turkey Trot. On the field, Steven serves as captain for both the tennis and track teams and received the Coaches Award two years in a row. When Steven is not busy tutoring, playing sports and studying, he is often found in the middle of the student section at other Shorewood sporting events cheering on his classmates.
Each student athlete will be recognized at his or her school in front of families, peers and teachers, as well as at a Seahawks game. Each winner will also receive a $1,000 grant to their school’s Athletic Department from the Seahawks along with media recognition, tickets and sideline passes to a Seahawks game, a customized football, and a customized 2019 Seahawks jersey. A total of $10,000 will be awarded to high schools over the course of the program.
For more information and to nominate an outstanding student athlete, visit: http://www.seahawks.com/highschool