10/28/15 Eastern High student takes top honors in NCHSAA Scholar-Athlete Essay Contest
Eastern High student takes top honors in NCHSAA Scholar-Athlete Essay Contest The Times-News 10/28/15
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EASTERN ALAMANCE HIGH School junior Garner Fleming won top honors in the fourth N.C. High School Athletic Association Scholar-Athlete essay contest. Student-athletes submitted 400-word essays on challenges they have overcome to develop as student-athletes. Fleming was one of two winners among 65 entries from 38 high schools. A football player, wrestler and outdoor track athlete, Fleming wrote about time management and balancing academics, athletics and contributing to his community.