Announcements and Important Events
October Independent Bank Student-Athletes of the Month
Congratulations to Avery Roundtree and Matthew Meyer who were named Independent Bank Student-Athletes of the Month for October. Both student-athletes were recognized by Independent Bank representative Boomer Hoppough at the Lloyd T. Smith Memorial Field on Thursday, November, 5th. The award is presented to seniors based on leadership, academics, and athletics. Each student-athlete now qualifies for a chance to win the $1000 Independent Bank Student-Athlete of the Year scholarship presented on senior night to one male and one female athlete.
October Female Athlete of the Month: Avery Roundtree
Parents: Patrick and Kristine Roundtreee
Major: Health Sciences
Sports: Cross Country 4 yrs, Girls Basketball 3 yrs, and Track 3 yrs. Honorable Mention All-Conference Track & Field, All-Conference Cross Country, and MVP for XC 2019. On pace to earn the Block I Award for 3 Season Athlete all 4 years of her high school career.
Academics: IHS National Honors Society Gold Status member, CAAC Scholar Athlete, IHS Scholar Athlete, and IHS Honor Roll student.
Leadership: Ionia Athletic Advisory Committee, Principal's Student Advisory Committee, Youth Advisory Council, Link Crew, Altar Server at SSPP, and Reaching Higher Leadership Program.
October Male Athlete of the Month: Matthew Meyer
Parents: Jamie and Veronica Meyer
Sports: Football 4 years and Baseball 3 years,Captain of Football and Baseball team, and All-Conference Football 2020.
Academics: IHS National Honors Society member, CAAC Scholar Athlete, IHS Scholar Athlete, IHS Honor Roll student, and member of the 2019 Academic All-State Football Team.
Leadership: Ionia Athletic Advisory Committee President, Principal's Student Advisory Committee, and Member of 4-H.
Both Avery and Matthew are not only successful in athletics but in the classroom as well, and serve as great role models for our younger athletes. Congratulations to both of them for being recognized as the Independent Bank female and male student-athletes of the month for October.