Congratulations to the Diamondhead Encore Athlete of the Month, Ally Gaspard! Ally is a dancer and cheerleader for Our Lady Academy in Bay St. Louis, Mississippi. She is a senior and has cheered on the varsity squad for a year. Ally has numerous dance awards and plans to dance at Belhaven and major in Business. She is the daughter of Kevin and Wendy Gaspard.
Congratulations to Clanton Encore Athlete of the Month, Makayla Mims! Makayla is a junior, multi-sport athlete at Verbena High School. She has played varsity softball, basketball, and cheered for 4 years and wears jersey #25. Her awards consist of MVP and best defensive player. Makayla has a 4.0 GPA and plans to attend Wallace State to become a registered nurse. She is the daughter of Christy Bryant and Chris Mims.
Congratulations to the Diamondhead Encore Athlete of the Month, Aija Pettis! Aija is a senior cheerleader at Pass Christian High School in Mississippi. She has been on the Pirates Varsity Cheer team for one year now and has won the Pin Award at cheer camp. After graduation this May, Aija plans to attend the University of South Alabama and major in nursing. She is the daughter of Sabrina Cook and Derek Pettis. Keep up the good work, Aija!
Congratulations to the Oak Grove Clinic Athlete of the Month, Peyton Williamson! Peyton is a freshman, multi-sport athlete at PCS. She is a member of the varsity Bobcat Soccer and Cheerleading teams for 3 years now and wears the jersey number 13. A few of her awards consist of the Most Improved for soccer and the Best Standing Tumbler for cheer. Peyton has a 4.0 GPA in school and will graduate from high school in May of 2019. She is the daughter of Karen and Todd Williamson. Keep up the good work Peyton! Good luck this upcoming soccer season!
Congratulations to Ashlyn Diggins who was chosen as the Tuscaloosa Encore Athlete of the Month! Ashlyn is a 5th grader from Southview Elementary in Tuscaloosa, AL. She cheers for the Bama Cheer X-treme team and rocks at it! Ashlyn is also an All A’s student. She is the daughter of Archleí Diggins. Keep up the good work Ashlyn!
Congratulations to the Decatur Clinic Athlete of the Month, Natalie Frith! Natalie is a senior, multi-sport, athlete at Decatur High School. She has played on the varsity soccer team (#11) for 5 years and has cheered for 2 years now. A few of Natalie’s awards consist of All Morgan County Tournament Team (2 years), Team MVP her junior year, and All-American/ All Star Cheerleader her senior year. Apart from sports, she has a 4.0 GPA and plans to attend the University of Alabama after graduation. Natalie is the daughter of Daniel and Kelly Frith. Keep up the good work, Natalie!
Congratulations to Blakeney Butler for being chosen as the Vernon Clinic Athlete of the Month! Blakeney is a senior at Lamar County High School, where she plays on the varsity softball and cheerleading teams. She has been a multi-sport athlete for four years now and is also an All-American Cheerleader. Apart from sports, Blakeney has a 4.0 GPA and her high is a member of the National Honor Society, Beta Club, and is the Senior Class Vice President. After graduation, she plans to attend Mississippi State University to pursue a degree in Law. Good Luck throughout softball season Blakeney! Keep up the good work.
Congratulations to Olivia Bishop who was chosen as the Hoover Encore Athlete of the Month! Olivia is a freshman cheerleader at Hoover High School. Ten minutes before her first football game she did a back tuck in her warm up that resulted in a torn meniscus and ACL. She has cheered since 1st grade and has been on several competitive cheer teams. She is a member of the Student Government Association at the high school and the Christian Club Undivided. Hoover Juniorettes and C.A.R.E are both service clubs that Olivia is currently involved with. Olivia is very involved with her youth group at Riverchase United Methodist Church. Siblings include an eleven year old sister Chloe’ who is also a competitive cheerleader. Currently, Olivia’s plan is to Auburn University after she graduates.
Congratulations to the Russellville Clinic Athlete of the Month, Courtney Baker! Courtey is a senior at Phil Campbell high school and multi-sport athlete. She is a member of the girls basketball, softball, and cheer teams. Her future plans are to attend Northwest Shoals Community College– Phil Campbell Campus to finish her basics, then transfer to another college to major in pharmacy. Courtney is the daughter of Jarriod and Tonya Baker. Good luck the rest of your senior year, Courtney, keep up the good work!
Congratulations to Karrah Lenahan for being chosen as the Winfield Encore Athlete of the Month! Karrah is a senior cheerleader at Winfield City High School. She is unsure where she would like to attend college, but wants to major in nursing. Karrah is the daughter of Stephanie and Scott welch and Danny Lenahan.