October

Sport Clips MVP Spotlight of the Month


Each month the Sport Clips Spotlight will recognize our outstanding student-athletes who have accomplished great achievements or have demonstrated characteristics deserving of recognition. 

The following Easley High student-athletes are being acknowledged for their character, academic accomplishments, leadership skills, and service to others.


Grace Rookard class of 2019

What sport(s) do you participate in at Easley High?

Varsity Competition Cheerleading (Captain)

Varsity Spirit Team

What is your favorite inspirational quote and who said it?

Don’t be the same. Be Better!

Who is your favorite professional athlete & why?

Tim Tebow because he is a very athletic person and puts God first in all he does.

What is your favorite meal to eat?

Chick – Fil – A

What is your favorite sports-related memory?

Stepping onto the competition mat because before every competition you get this feeling that I can’t even explain.  It is like excitement, adrenaline, and nerves all at the same time.

What is one thing on your bucket list?

To cheer at the collegiate level, hopefully at LSU.

What is one word that describes you & why?

Outgoing; because I always try to talk to new people and help whenever I can

Where do you see yourself in 5 years?

Graduating college with a business degree and opening my own cheerleading gym.




Dawson Wilson class of 2019

What sport(s) do you participate in at Easley High?

Football

What is your favorite inspirational quote and who said it?

“Success isn’t owned, its leased, and rent is due everyday.”

Who is your favorite professional athlete & why?

JJ Watt because all his hard work and dedication he has put in for himself and his team.

What is your favorite meal to eat?

Fried Chicken, mac and cheese, and mashed potatoes

What is your favorite sports-related memory?

Bus rides home after a win

What is one thing on your bucket list?

Skydiving

What is one word that describes you & why?

Enthusiastic because I am always upbeat and excited about football and life

Where do you see yourself in 5 years?

Owning my own business