This week’s Spectrum News Scholar Athlete of the Week is Amaya Rose George.
George is a senior at Troy High School this fall. A three-sport athlete, Amaya has been part of the soccer, basketball and softball programs for four years during her time at Troy.
She is one of the smartest people in her class, ranking fourth of 313 students with a 97.62 GPA. George is already well on her way to earning a college degree, having amassed 29 college credits by the time she will graduate.
Amaya is currently a member of the National Honor Society, Suburban Council Leadership Team, Spanish Club, Key Club and three-year member of the band team.
George was a recipient of the HOBY (Hugh O’Brian Youth Leadership) award. Core values of the award include volunteerism, integrity, excellence, diversity and community partnership.
George will receive a $1,000 scholarship.