North Shore High graduate is Making the Grade at Pepperdine University

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.

Lake Creek senior is Making the Grade

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.

2-sport Pasadena Memorial athlete is Making the Grade

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.

TSU soccer star 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 basketball star is Making the Grade

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.

Pearland HS senior excelling on and off the court

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.

UH sprinter and tech student 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.

2-sport Texas City HS student is Making the Grade

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.

2-sport athlete is Making the Grade at Pasadena Memorial HS

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.