Chargers News · State Farm Scholar-Athletes – January

The Ryan England-State Farm Female Scholar-Athlete for January is Ari Winston. Ari is a junior member of the SHS basketball team. She has a 3.34 weighted-GPA and is currently ranked in the top 25% of her graduating class of 416. Coach McMurphy said of Ari, “Ari Winston (13 pts/10 rebs per game in district) – has had a breakout year as a junior after seeing quality time as a sophomore.  The focal point of the opposing team’s game plan is centered around attempting to slow her down.  Her presence offensively and defensively has begun to attract attention from college coaches.  Ari also dominated our Captain Competition in the fall to earn the title of being a leader for this team.  Her success in the classroom and on the court have her set up and primed to have a huge senior season and several colleges dying to have her on their roster.”



The Ryan England-State Farm Male Scholar-Athlete for January is Cesar Zendejas. Cesar is a senior member of the SHS soccer team. He has a 3.46-weighted GPA and is currently ranked in the top 28% of his graduating class. Coach Metzger said of Cesar, “Cesar Zendejas has embraced his role as a leader this year by setting high expectations for himself and his teammates. He has continually shown that hard work leads to accomplishment through his on-field actions.”