The Scholar Athlete winner for 2017 is...

Chattanooga Central senior Kerri Sylvester

Throughout this year's run of high school football on the CW Chattanooga we showed you a stellar student athlete from each school every week.

We are proud to introduce you to this year's scholar athlete of the year! Chattanooga Central senior Kerri Sylvester.

Sylvester received the honor this week along with a scholarship check for $5,000.

Kerri is a member of the softball and volleyball teams as well as the Beta Club and National Honors Society.

She is a four-year honor student and maintains a 3.97 GPA.

She volunteers with the Forgotten Child Fund and Parkridge Medical center.

Kerri plans to attend UTC to begin her education toward becoming a nurse practitioner.

A local Chevy representative surprised Kerri with the award in front of an audience of her family and teammates.

The segment sponsored by "Tennessee Valley and North Georgia Chevy Dealers."