Austin Hilburn - North Lincoln High School

Track & Field Team


SCHOLAR ATHLETE OF THE MONTH

Hundley is the daughter of Jody and Ann Rhyne and is a small forward and shooting guard for the Lincolnton High girls basketball team. She also plays volleyball and tennis. Hundley’s advanced courses include AP World History, AP Stats, AP government, AP Language, AP Psychology, AP Biology, AP US History, AP Human Geography and AP Environment Science. She has a GPA of 5.1053.

Extracurricular activities include piano, scoreboard operator for the Lincoln Optimist, Babysitting, The Rotary Auction, Jonathan Brookins Memorial volunteer and Student Advisory Council of Lincoln County. mHundley is a member of Emmanuel Lutheran Church where she is a member of the youth group. She also volunteers at Amy’s House, Christian Ministries, The Hessed House and the Apple Festival. She also serves as basketball coach for the Lincoln Optimist Club. After graduation Hundley plans to attend the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill and major in high school education.

The McDonald’s/KTC Broadcasting/What’s Up Shopper Scholar Athlete Award is given to recognize a student athlete not only for accomplishments in athletics but also overall achievement in the classroom and community citizenship.

Sierra Warren, a junior at Crest High School is this month’s Mcdonald’s/Whats Up Shopper/KTC Broadcating/ Scholar Athlete of the Month.

Sierra is the daughter of Banzen and Lisa Warren. She plays centerfield for the Lady Chargers softball team and also plays on the tennis team at Crest. Her advanced classes include ap u.S. History, ap psychology, Criminal Justice, Biology iii and History. Her extracurricular activities include the Beta Club, National Honor Society And Orchestra. Sierra is a member of the Broad River Community Church and is active with the children’s choir and active in the church youth group. After graduation, Ssierra plans to attend Gardner Webb or Lenior Rhyne and get a degree in psychology and a master in occupational therapy. Her goal is to become an occupational therapist for children.

The Mcdonald’s/Whats Up Shopper/KTC Broadcating/ Scholar Athlete of the Month award is to recognize a student athlete not only for accomplishments in athletics but also for overall achievements in the classroom and for overall school and community citizenship.

SCHOLAR ATHLETE OF THE MONTH

Austin is the son of Amy and Stephen Hilburn and is a distance runner on the North Lincoln Track and Field team. He competes in the 5K, the one mile and two mile runs.

Austin has a GPA of 5.14 taking advanced courses including AP Calculus, AP US Government, AP Geography, AP English, AP US History, AP European History, AP English Literature, AP World History, AP Physics, and AP Statistics. He is a member of the BETA Club and National Honor Society.

Austin attends Lebanon United Methodist Church. His community activities include, Volunteer at the North Lincoln Youth Track Clinic. After graduation he plans to attend with Wingate University, UNC-Chapel Hill or the University of Richmond and Major in Geography and Mathematics.

The McDonald’s/KTC Broadcasting/What’s Up Shopper Scholar Athlete Award is given to recognize a student athlete not only for accomplishments in athletics but also overall achievement in the classroom and community citizenship.

SIERRA WARREN @ Crest High School

Varsity Softball / Tennis


Hundley Rhyne - Lincolnton High School

Varsity Basketball / Volleyball / Tennis


The McDonald's / KTC Broadcasting / What's Up Shopper Scholar Athlete Award is sponsored by the McDonald's Restaurants in Shelby and Kings Mountain, WOHS Radio and The What's Up Shopper.  The purpose of the award is to recognize a student athlete not only for accomplishments in athletics but also for achievements in the classroom and for overall school and community citizenship.