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 the Tuscaloosa Encore Athlete of the Month,Meredith Cowart! You won’t see her on the softball field or volleyball court; but you will find her in a dance studio! Meredith trains in a very technical and prestigious way through dancing. Only an 8th grader at Hillcrest Middle School, Meredith has been dancing for over 10 years now. She is a member of the Academy of Ballet and Jazz Company, in Northport, AL, where she also performs solos from time to time. Meredith has a 4.0 GPA, is a member of the Duke University Talent Identification Program, and the National Honor Society. Her future plans are to attend the University of Alabama and pursue a degree in Neonatal Nursing. Meredith is the daughter of Marvin and Sheila Cowart.