Sports: Smart Jock Charlie Payton September 11, 2008

Student-Athlete: Charlie Payton

School: Central

Sport: Football

GPA: 3.7

Future: Payton is considering going to Montana State University or Colorado State University.

What’s your major?: Payton wants to pursue a field with wildlife management such as tracking or working with the Department of Wildlife.

Why wildlife management?: Payton said he enjoys the outdoors and would like to be involved with something he likes rather than sitting in an office.

Favorite school subject: Science. “I don’t struggle with any of them, but my favorite would be science.”

Smart-Jockspeak: “I love football and I love to compete but (academics) is part of it. You have to do well in school to be able to play out here,” Payton said. “My academics will lead me to doing things in the future.”


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