NOW:53146:USA01489
http://widgets.journalinteractive.com/cache/JIResponseCacher.ashx?duration=5&url=http%3A%2F%2Fdata.wp.myweather.net%2FeWxII%2F%3Fdata%3D*USA01489
55°
H 55° L 43°
Partly Cloudy | 10MPH

Student-Athletes Recognized With Outstanding Athlete Award

May 20, 2011

Waukesha, WI – Two Waukesha South High School athletes have been selected as the winter recipients of the Outstanding Athlete Award presented by the Waukesha & Pewaukee Convention and Visitor Bureau Sports Committee. Katy Allen and Tyler Vermey were chosen from an impressive list of nominees for the Winter Sports Award. Each was presented their awards by Sports Committee Chair, Lori Fabian, at their Athlete Award Recognition ceremony on Wednesday evening.

 

“We were again pleased with the response from the local high schools in this initial year for the Outstanding Athlete Award. The Sports Committee reviewed nominations for very qualified student-athletes, who are also active in their communities and leaders in their academic studies” said Tammy Tritz, Executive Director of the Waukesha & Pewaukee CVB. Varsity athletes at all Waukesha and Pewaukee public and private high schools are eligible for consideration.

 

Allen, a Senior at Waukesha South High School was selected for her athletic accomplishment in basketball. She is a four year varsity letter winner, a three time captain, three time all-conference winner and among other impressive accomplishments, also selected to plan on the Wisconsin All Star Team. She is also a member of National Honor Society, AP Scholar with Distinction and is ranked #1 in her class with a 4.68 gpa.

 

Vermey, also a Senior at Waukesha South, was recognized for his role on the hockey team. He too has many athletic accomplishments, including 1st Team All Conference for Classic 8, and a Hobey Baker Award winner. In addition, Vermey is a member of the National Honor Society, Scholar Athlete Award winner, Honorable Mention All Conference winner for football and baseball.

 

Nominations for the spring sports season, for both male and female athlete, will be accepted through June 1. More information on the award can be found at www.visitwaukesha.org.

 

The Convention and Visitors Bureau is dedicated to the promotion of Waukesha & Pewaukee, WI, as a business and leisure destination. The allure of the area has been publicized by being chosen to host ABC’s Good Morning America, named 50th “100 Best Places to Live” – Money Magazine, and named “Best Affordable Suburb” in the US – Business Week. Additional community information can be found at www.visitwaukesha.org.

 

 

# # #

 

This site uses Facebook comments to make it easier for you to contribute. If you see a comment you would like to flag for spam or abuse, click the "x" in the upper right of it. By posting, you agree to our Terms of Use.

Suburban News Roundup

E-mail Newsletter

Your link to the biggest stories in the suburbs delivered Thursday mornings.


Enter your e-mail address above and click "Sign Up Now!" to begin receiving your e-mail newsletter
Get the Newsletter!

Login or Register to manage all your newsletter preferences.

Community Watch

» Across Wisconsin, uneven property assessments fly in the face of fairness Updated:  10/19

» Catholic Memorial's win over Waukesha West ensures crazy four-team tie for Classic 8 title 10/17

» Preps football photos of the week: Week 9 10/17

» Waukesha North going for its eighth straight state band title 10/17

» Town of Waukesha chairman John Marek seeking District 15 supervisor seat 10/16

» Waukesha man sentenced for threatening New Jersey judge 10/15

» Crews clear crash that closed westbound lane of I-94 in Waukesha County Updated:  10/15

» Waukesha Police Report: Oct. 16, 2014 issue 10/15

» Waukesha County chairman's salary could be cut in half 10/14

» Mukwonago football team lands huge victory over Catholic Memorial 10/11

» Preps football photos of the week: Week 8 10/10

» Prairie Home Cemetery hosts Puppy Prance on Saturday 10/10

» Waukesha Police Report: Oct. 9, 2014 issue 10/9

» Submit election letters now: deadline is Oct. 20 10/9

» Kitchen fire sends one to hospital in Waukesha 10/8

» Accident at Meadowbrook and Silvernail in Waukesha 10/7

» Waukesha's Common Council denies New Berlin's request for its fire services 10/7

» Packed Waukesha courtroom witnesses Wisconsin Supreme Court at work Updated:  10/7

» Waukesha woman, 31, charged in death of 2-year-old girl Updated:  10/7

» Waukesha could give fire assistance to New Berlin 10/7

» Toddler's death under investigation in Waukesha 10/6

» Waukesha woman charged with homicide in death of 2-year-old girl 10/6

» Dick Richards, former owner of Country Inn Hotel, has died Updated:  10/6

» Unarmed man shot by Waukesha County deputy plans to sue 10/5

» Muskego handed first loss of season in football by Catholic Memorial 10/4

View All Posts Got a tip? Welcome rss
Deal Watch - Milwaukee

Milwaukee's Best Discounts & Deals

Advertisement

Local Business Directory

CONNECT    

What's Happening NOW

WaukeshaNOW.com and the Waukesha & Pewaukee Visitors Bureau are teaming up to provide you with an online calendar of community events and attractions. E-mail us to learn how to submit an event.