Congratulations to the Fairfield Encore Athlete of the Month, Mya Kirksey! Mya is a rising senior athlete at Fairfield High School. She has played on the varsity softball team for 4 years now and wears jersey #12. Mya currently has a 3.5 GPA and plans to attend the University of South Alabama after graduation next spring to major in nursing! She is the daughter of Tia Brown. Good luck your senior year Mya!
Congratulations to the Tuscaloosa Encore Athlete of the Month, Madalynn Langham! Madalynn is a freshman multi-sport athlete at Hale County High School. She has been a member of the Varsity Softball team for two years, travel softball for 2 years, competitive softball for 8 years. You can find her on the field or on the court wearing jersey #12 or #44. Madalynn has won the Best Defensive player, MVP for JV her 7th grade year, and has been a member of the 2014 and 2015 Softball State Championship teams. She has a 3.5 GPA and plans to play college softball on a scholarship and become a flight nurse. Madalynn is the daughter of Steven Langham and Gigi Barnette.
Congratulations to the Hamilton Encore Athlete of the Month, Taten Palmer! Taten is a Junior, multi-sport athlete at Hamilton High School. He plays Basketball and Football for the Bulldogs and wears the jersey numbers 12 and 15. Taten has played varsity sports for 4 years now and has received the 2015 Defensive Player of the Week Award, the 2015 Iron Man Award, and the 2014 All County Basketball Award. He plans to attend Bevill State after graduation and later, transfer to a 4 year college to major in Engineering and Construction. Taten is the son of Jeff and Rolna Palmer.
Congratulations to Willie Williams who was chosen as the Oak Grove Clinic Athlete of the Month! Willie is a senior at Oak Grove high school. He is a member of the warriorsbasketball team and has played on the varsity team for 2 years now. He won the Defensive Player of the Year award for OGHS and you can find him on the court wearing the jersey number 12. Willie has a 2.9 GPA and plans to attend college for computer science. Good luck during basketball season, Willie! Keep up the good work!
Congratulations to Madi Moore who was chosen as Winfield Clinic Athlete of the Month! Madi is a Senior at Winfield high school and a fantastic softball player at that. She has played on the Lady Pirates varsity team for 6 years now and wears jersey number 12. Her softball awards consist of the ASWA Miss Softball, 5 time All State, a State Championship and State MVP. The Lady Pirates are also headed to the finals in Montgomery this week to play for another State Championship title. Her successful high school sports career and 4.0 GPA has earned her a NLI to the University of Alabama softball team starting this fall! She plans to major in something related to the medical field. Madi is the daughter of Ken and Meredith Moore. Keep up the good work, Madi! Good luck this week at state!
Congratulations to Mason Duke who was chosen as the Inverness Encore Athlete of the Month! Mason is a senior at Spain Park High School, as well as, a multi-sport athlete. He plays baseball and football for the Jags and wears the jersey numbers 12 and 21. His sports awards consist of 1st Team All State and the 2014 Hoover Metro Player of the Year. Apart from his sports career, Mason holds a 3.44 GPA and plans to attend Shelton State after graduation. Mason is the son of Jon and Kim Duke. Congratulations again, and keep up the good work!