Mobile County Public Schools is excited to recognize Chester Williams as the Gulf Coast Federal Credit Union/ MCPSS Scholar Student Athlete of the Week.
Nominees for the award should excel on the field as well as in the classroom.
Williams is a senior at LeFlore Magnet High School where he is the running back for the Rattlers while maintaining a 3.3 grade point average.
“There’s a lot of other student athletes throughout the school. For me to be chosen, it’s a great honor,” said Williams.
Mobile County students in grades 10-12 who have a minimum of 3.2 grade point average are eligible for nomination. Students must excel in his or her sport and be active in serving their community.
The Scholar Athlete of the Week’s segment will air during mcpssTV’s live coverage of high school football games on Thursday and Friday nights.
Thursday night games will be broadcast on www.mcpssthewire.com as well as on WKRG-Channel 5’s digital channel, MeTV.
Friday night games will be live on www.mcpssthewire.com, www.seymoursports.net and mcpssTV (which is available via Comcast’s channel 15, AT&T U-verse On Demand’s channel 99 and Roku boxes).
We will replay the games on mcpssTV and they are also being uploaded to mcpssTV’s YouTube channel.