Latest Lakota Shout-Outs: Aug. 23

Latest Lakota Shout-Outs: Aug. 23
Posted on 08/28/2019
This is the image for the news article titled Latest Lakota Shout-Outs: Aug. 23Lakota Shout-Outs graphic features megaphoneEast, West Student-Athletes Earn All-American Honors

Seven Lakota West cheerleaders, Abby Lindley, Lacey Jones, Ryleigh Jones, Brinlee Foreman, Lauren Petersen,Ella Dooley and Haley Troy, were all selected for the National Cheerleaders Association All-American Team. Some will attend the London New Year's Day Parade and others will participate in the Thanksgiving Tour. 

Lakota East senior and OHSAA State Champion Jacob McDonald earned 2018-19 All-American status from the National Interscholastic Swimming Coaches Association for his times in the 500 Freestyle and 100 Backstroke. 


Lakota East Grad Earns Spot on U.S. Women's National Volleyball Team

Lakota East 2013 graduate Ashley Evans has earned a spot on the U.S. Women's National Volleyball Team and will compete in the NORCECA Champions Cup Aug. 22-24 at the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Evans' volleyball career includes a long list of accolades that most recently landed her on a professional team in Spain. She also earned All-Academic Honors at Purdue University and was named to the USA Collegiate National Team. 


Lakota West Grad Nominated for National Emmy Award

Lakota West graduate Joseph Vella was nominated for a National Emmy Award in the news and documentary category by the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. The nomination recognizes him as the director of photography for Bayonet Media's "Pressing on: The Letterpress Film."