The Jackson Parish Hospital, sponsor of the Student Athlete of the Week Award is pleased to announce that this week’s recipients are Anteirany Wilson of Jonesboro-Hodge, Emma Carter of Quitman and Lakerria Austin of Weston. Each award winner was chosen by select staff at their representative school based on their superior athletic and academic achievement this week.
Each of this week’s winners won medals at the LHSAA state track and field meet held on May 6th & 7th at the Bernie Moore Complex on the campus of LSU. Wilson is a freshman at JHHS and ran the lead leg of the third place winning 4×100 meter relay in the Class 2A championships. Carter is a sophomore at Quitman and won the HIgh Jump in Class B while Austin, who is a junior at Weston, came in second in the Class B, 100M hurdles and sixth in the 300M hurdles.