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.

Mary lee is a senior at Shelby High School.  Her parents are David and Erin Crow.  Mary Lee currently is the center defender for the Lady Golden Lions soccer team.  She also plays volleyball.  Her advanced courses include biology, history, english, math and civics.  She is a member of the eastside baptist church and a member of the youth group there.  She is also an assistant for the cub scouts.  Mary lee plans to attend Appalachian State University and major in nursing.  

The McDonald’s/Whats Up Shopper/ktc Broadcasting 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.

MARY LEE CROW - Shelby High School

Lady Golden Lions Soccer


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.