Sports: Smart Jock Mary McGee September 25, 2008
Editor’s Note: The Daily Sentinel Student-Athlete of the Week is selected by the school’s athletic director. Fruita Monument’s Pat Noland selected Mary McGee, who has a 3.921 grade-point average. The honor will rotate among the four School District 51 high schools.
Student-Athlete: Mary McGee
School: Fruita Monument
Future: She’s leaning toward attending Colorado State, but she hasn’t made her decision. Wherever she decides to go to college, McGee doesn’t plan to play sports, instead concentrating on academics.
What’s your major? Something in the medical field.
Why? “That is where I am at right now but I might go in with an open major.”
What is your favorite medical-themed television show? “I have never been into one of those shows, but does CSI count? I think CSI is cool.”
Favorite subject: Anatomy
Smart-Jockspeak: “(School and sports) are both important to me, so I make sure to make time for both. You have to get your school work done as soon as you can so you have time for practice.”