SEATTLE and RENTON, Wash. - The Seattle Seahawks, CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE: CTL) and KIRO Radio announced Rosalie Fish of Muckleshoot Tribal School as week seven CenturyLink High School Athlete of the Week. Rosalie will be recognized on the field at CenturyLink Field during the November 15 game vs. the Green Bay Packers.
Rosalie, a senior runner at Muckleshoot Tribal School, has been selected Athlete of the Week based on her leadership through athletics, academics and community action. Rosalie is team captain of cross country, track and cheer at Muckleshoot Trible School. This past spring, she won the 1B state championship in the mile run and took second place in the two mile race. In her cross country division she is currently ranked third in the state. As a Running Start student, Rosalie is scheduled to graduate with an Associate of the Arts degree and is also working to earn her private pilot license. Rosalie dedicates much of her community and educational efforts to embracing her Native American heritage and is currently the Native American Club President at her school. In recent summers, she participated in a pre-collegiate writing course at Stanford University where she had the opportunity to educate other students on Native American traditions through literature. Rosalie is also a student representative for the American Indian Science and Engineering Society, a non-profit organization focused on increasing the representation of Native Americans in STEM education. After college, Rosalie aspires to pursue a career in aviation.
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 2018 Seahawks jersey. A total of $10,000 will be awarded to high schools over the course of the season.
For more information and to nominate an outstanding student athlete, visit: http://www.seahawks.com/highschool