2014 Scholar-Athlete winner: Hayley Redwine

by Jenni Carlson Published: June 29, 2014
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NORMAN: HAYLEY REDWINE

Athletics: First-team Big All-City in track as a senior when she won the 3,200 meters at state. Also was the state runner-up in the 1,600 and finished fourth in the 800. Honorable mention Big All-City as a sophomore and junior. Had four top-five finishes at state as a junior (800, 1,600, 3,200, 4x800) and one as a sophomore (3,200).

First-team All-City in cross country as a junior and senior. Finished third at state both seasons. Led team to state runner-up finish as a senior. Honorable mention All-City as a sophomore. Will run cross country and track at Oklahoma.

Academics: Scored 32 on the ACT. Grade point average of 4.0. National Honor Society. Mu Alpha Theta. Spanish Honor Society. Oklahoma Academic Scholars Institutional Nominee Award, covering four years of college tuition.

Activities: Key Club. Link Crew, a leadership group that assists incoming freshmen. Rotary Student of the Month.

Quote: “When she commits, it is all out. She faces her obstacles head on, overcomes them and moves forward. She is a person who does what she says and then some.” — Randy Hemphill, psychology teacher

College choice: Oklahoma

Also nominated: None

by Jenni Carlson
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Jenni Carlson, a sports columnist at The Oklahoman since 1999, came by her love of sports honestly. She grew up in a sports-loving family in Kansas. Her dad coached baseball and did color commentary on the radio for the high school football...
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