Ionia High School
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Congratulations to Zoey Guernsey and Brett Petersen who were named Independent Bank Student-Athletes of the Month for February. Both student-athletes were recognized by Independent Bank at the February IHS student awards ceremony on Thursday. 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: Zoey Guernsey
Parents: Tara and Andrew Guernsey
College: Montcalm Community College
Major: Social Work and Special Education
Sports: Bowling and Softball
Academics: CAAC Scholar Athlete, IHS Scholar Athlete, and Ionia County Career Center 4.0 Award.
Leadership: S.A.D.D, Link Crew, Interact, and College Advisory Board
February Male Athlete of the Month: Brett Petersen
Parents: Geoff and Arisa Petersen
College: Mid Michigan Community College
Area of Study: Conservation
Sports: Tennis 4 yrs., basketball 1 yr./bowling 2 yrs., and Baseball 1yr./Golf 2 yrs.
Academics: CAAC Scholar Athlete, IHS Scholar Athlete, and IHS Honor Roll student.
Leadership: Bowling team captain
Both Zoey and Bett 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 February!