Memorial Foundation names latest Scholar Athletes of the Week

High School seniors Brooke Bartling from Nashville Community High School and Quantavius Alexander from Belleville East High School were chosen as Memorial Foundation’s Scholar Athletes of the Week - November 27.

The scholar athlete program, sponsored by Memorial Foundation in cooperation with Memorial Rehab and Sports Medicine and Memorial Medical Group Orthopedics and Sports Medicine recognizes one male and one female senior scholar athlete from a high school in Memorial’s primary and selected secondary service area. The weekly award winners from September 2017 through April 2018 will be eligible for one of two $1,500 scholarships to be awarded in May 2018.

Nominated by the athletic director, Alicia Heggemeier, Brooke has a 4.0 GPA and is a member of the varsity golf and softball teams. She has received many accolades for golf the past four years including All-Conference and a member of the State Runner up Team.   She is a member of Lifesavers, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, WYSE Team and National Honor Society.

Quantavius was nominated by the athletic trainer, Aaron Kremmel, he has a 4.4 GPA and is a member of the varsity football and track and field teams. He has been recognized as First Team All-Conference and Academic All-Conference for football and has been a state qualifier in track the past three seasons. He is a National Honor Society Member and has volunteered at Tour de Belleville the past three years.

Brooke Bartling, Nashville Community High School and Quantavius Alexander, Belleville East High School 

For more information or to submit a nomination using the electronic form, go to: www.mymemorialnetwork.com/athlete.