North Shore High 2019 graduate, student-athlete, and salutatorian Naya Edwards, is now a sophomore at Pepperdine University. She’s a phenomenal student-leader who is getting her education, virtually. Naya is joined by proud mom, Lakeisha White-Moore, and Jim Gash, President of Pepperdine University.
A Lake Creek High School senior in Montgomery overcame the odds after an injury his sophomore year. He's now a preferred walk-on for Southern Miss. Ethan Harper is Making the Grade.
Frederica Kizek, a swimmer at Southern Methodist University, explains the keys to her success in college.
This week we're talking to Mason Jenkins, a high school senior who plays three sports and holds a high grade point average.
This Cy-Falls senior is a star running back, a world-class track athlete and a well-rounded honor roll student. JP Martin is Making the Grade.
She's a 4-sport athlete with 11 college offers. Cambree Catalano is making the grade at Channelview High School.
Mia Garza is a soccer and volleyball star at Pasadena Memorial High School. If you didn't meet her back in September, here's your chance. Her parents and community are extremely proud of her, and for many good reasons.
This Cy Creek High School athlete is a 4-year letter winner in volleyball and golf, and she sports a 6.8 GPA.
Ally Batenhorst is making her mark on the volleyball court while Making the Grade at Seven Lakes High School.
FOX 26's Nate Griffin shows us how Ebonie Sallie, a star senior forward on the girls’ basketball team at North Shore High School, is Making the Grade.
She’s a track and field star at Houston Baptist University and a star in the classroom. FOX 26’s Nate Griffin introduces us to Kaitlin Smith, who is Making the Grade.
Lemauriel Johnson is a star in the classroom and on the soccer field at Texas Southern University. The 5'8" forward, daughter of Randy and Katrina Johnson, is inspiring her teammates to do well. The women's soccer team sports a 3.57 GPA, which tops all women's teams on the campus. Lemauriel is a leader with big goals.
Langham Creek Girls’ Basketball star Kaley Perkins came about her talents naturally. Mom was a basketball player in college and dad was also an athlete. Both parents love academics and passed it down. The shooting guard was the 2019-20 District MVP, Chronicle All-Greater Houston and varsity captain. She also sports an off the charts GPA.
A senior at Pearland High School is not only excelling on the court, he's doing some excellent work in the classroom. In fact, his coach says he's talented enough academically and athletically to play anywhere in the country. He credits his academic success to being an avid readers, and he's a member of the National Honor Society. Ty Williams is Making the Grade.
This week’s student athlete is from a proud track and field program with a winning tradition – the University of Houston. Frederick Lewis is a 400-meter sprinter who attended Pearland Dawson High School before being recruited by UH. He’s fast on the track, and his brain moves even faster. He has an Olympian as his track coach.
She runs cross country, track and field, plays soccer and is a member of Junior ROTC. Ana Azarte is Making the Grade at Sharpstown High School.
He is a two-sport, two-position star. Not only does he play on the football and baseball teams, he plays two positions on each of them. Texas City High School senior Jackson Wray is Making the Grade.
He's the starting quarterback at Dekaney High School and he's a leader in the the classroom. Daelyn Williams is Making the Grade.
Mia Garza is a two-sport athlete at Pasadena Memorial High School and a student in the early college program. Garza sports a 4.58 GPA, is deeply embedded in her faith, and she's a leader who started playing sports at an early age. Mia Garza is making the grade.
Reese Harrison graduated Thursday night from Deer Park a year early and in the top 1 percent of her class. Not only is she a great student, she is a top competitive cheer athlete.