10 May Conway Corporation presents scholarships to student-athletes
Conway Corp presented four Conway High School seniors with scholarships for their performance in the classroom and on the field during the recent Wampus Cat All-Sports Ceremony.
Lauren Campbell and Cooper Tribett were honored as the Female and Male Scholar Athletes of the year. They were each presented with $500 scholarships from Conway Corp.
Campbell, a four-year letter winner in cross country and track, will attend the University of Arkansas. Tribett is a five-year letterman in cross country and will attend Brigham Young University.
“Promoting education has been important to Conway Corp since the beginning of our company,” said Conway Corp CEO Richard Arnold. “We are proud of the academic achievements of these students and are pleased to provide scholarships to help further their education.”
Aly Brinkley was named the Ruth Doyle Award winner as the outstanding female athlete. Brinkley’s achievements include being a three-year letter winner in volleyball. Twice she was selected all-state and three times all-conference in volleyball. She has won two letters in track and has been recognized as all-conference and all-state. She will play beach volleyball for the University of Central Arkansas.
The outstanding male athlete of the year, the Frank E. Robins Award, was presented to McCall Dail. He is a three-year letterman on the Wampus Cat football team and a three-year letterman on the baseball team. He will play baseball for Independence Community College in Kansas.
Brinkley and Dail were presented $250 scholarships from Conway Corp along with their awards, which were voted on by coaches at Conway High School.
Conway Corp has been providing scholarships to Wampus Cat senior student-athletes since 2001 and has awarded more than $23,000.
“We are thankful to Conway Corporation and their continued support of Wampus Cats athletics,” said Conway Schools Athletic Director Steve Daniels. “From the coverage of football and basketball on Channel 5 to these scholarships, they are great friends of Conway High.”