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Ionia High School


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Ionia High School

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Ionia High School

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3 weeks ago @ 8:08PM

Braman and Bookie Named March Indpendent Bank Athletes of the Month

Congratulations to Maddie Braman and Blake Bookie who were named Independent Bank Student-Athletes of the Month for March.  Both student-athletes were recognized by Independent Bank representative Boomer Hoppough at our March student awards ceremony for their accomplishments.  

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.

February Female Athlete of the Month: Maddie Braman

Parents: Mark and Mindy Braman

College: Michigan State University

Major: Nursing

Sports: Softball 4 yrs., team captain,  and 4 year varsity letter winner.

Academics: IHS Honor Roll, IHS Senior Scholar, CAAC All-Academic, and IHS Scholar Athlete

Leadership: Principal Student Advisory Committee  (PSAC), Ionia Athletic Advisory Committee (IAAC), Students Against Destructive Decisions (SAAD), Student Council, and NHS. 


February Male Athlete of the Month: Blake Bookie

Parents: Jake and Alisa Bookie 

College: Michigan State University

Major: Human Biology

Sports: Football 4yrs., Basketball 4yrs. And Track 4 yrs.

Academics: IHS Senior Scholar, 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, IHS National Honors Society member, and football team captain 2 yrs.


Both Maddie and Blake are not only successful in their respective sports 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 March! 

Thank you to Independent Bank for their continued  support of our student-athletes.

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