High School Scholar Athletes
2019 Scholar Athlete's of the Year
Our 7th Annual Scholar Athlete of the Year award for Richmond Public Schools!!
We would like to give a special Thank you to---
Orthopedic Physical Therapy, Inc.
for sponsoring our Scholar Athlete special award gifts.
We are proud to announce the 2019 RPS Scholar Athlete of the Year award goes to:
Male Scholar Athlete of the Year
Solomon Harris from Richmond Community HS, participating in Athletics at Armstrong High School (Presenting award – Dr. Willie Bell, Principal’s).
A Senior Scholar roll member, with a 4.6 GPA in his graduating class.
Solomon is the Wrestling team co-captain with 20 pins for his Senior season, a 33-8 overall record. He was the 2019 3B Regional tournament champion and placed 6th in the State. He was a 2 year Varsity Volleyball Co-Captain and 4 year member of the Tennis team that were the conference champions in 2016 & 2017.
He spends his extended time doing community service through the North Avenue Library where he volunteered for 150 + hours! He is a Northside YMCA leader club volunteer (60+ hours) just to name a few. As well as a member of the National Honor Society, National Technical Honor Society and Spanish National Honor Society.
Female Scholar Athlete of the Year
Majestic Colley from George Wythe High School. A Senior, with a 3.92 GPA. Valedictorian for her graduating class.
(Presenting award- Ms. Reva Green, Principal)
Majestic is a 3 year letter earner. After recovering from knee surgery last year, she bounced back this season and became an integral part of the Basketball and Volleyball teams. As Volleyball captain she was the go-to player and provided leadership to both her teams.
Majestic was a dual-enrollment student at J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College and graduated with an associate’s degree on May 11, 2019. She was a honor/scholar roll student during her high school career and the Academic standout for the girls’ basketball team.
She is a leader in community service projects, such as the monthly Litter pick up, Halloween Safe Driving and Steer in the New Year safe Campaign, Canned Good donations for Feed More, Pennies for Patients – Leukemia Foundation. In addition to Majestic’s community service and volunteer participation, she is also participates in Partnership for the Future, SOAR Virginia 529, the GWHS marching band, as well as the National Honor Society.
She will continue her education at Old Dominion University.
Congratulations to all the middle and high school
Scholar Athletes who represent
Richmond Public Schools
SCHOLAR ATHLETES 2019 -2020
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