Scholar Athletes from the Baylor vs McCallie game


Baylor's Talus Iorio-Ronek and McCallie's Kendall Watson are this weeks winners of the Tennessee Valley and North Georgia Chevy Dealers Scholar Athlete award.

Kendall Watson is a senior football player for the McCallie Blue Tornado.

Kendall has a 3.38 GPA and served as a counselor for McCallie’s basketball school and summer camps.

He also went on a mission trip to the Dominican Republic with SCORE International.

Talus Iorio-Ronek is a two sport varsity lettermen on Baylor’s soccer and cross country teams.

He’s the captain of both teams.

The senior holds a 4.23 GPA, the highest in the school.

At the end of our Friday Night Rivals season, one athlete out of all those nominated will win a $5-thousand dollar scholarship.

Watch a recap and view a slideshow from the Friday Night Rivals game at McCallie here.