Pictured left to right: Rachel Steinhoff, Kelsey Pecaut, and Taylor Covington.
Photo by Quick News student intern Taylor Goad.
--Kelsey Pecaut, Taylor Covington, and Rachel Steinhoff not only were the 2012 volleyball team’s top players in their respective positions, more importantly they are among an elite group of student athletes in Missouri.
While excelling on the court they exceled more so in the classroom, which has earned them the highest award any student athlete can receive. Earlier this month Pecaut, Covington, and Steinhoff were announced to the Academic All-State Team for volleyball.
There are three criteria a student athlete must achieve in order to receive this prestigious award.
- 1. They have to be a varsity player. (Any grade level)
2. Player must have competed in at least 75% of the team’s total variety matches.
3. Must have a cumulative GPA of 3.6 or above after the first semester of the school year