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.