Girls and Women in Sports
On Friday, January 17, Mesa Middle School students were honored at the Women and Girls in Sports Luncheon at Chaparral High School in Parker. The girls honored were Dayna Jackson, Rachel Eilers, Isabel Castilleja, Jenna Santolaya, Ellie Mickelsen and Preslie Coffey. The girls were recognized for their athletic talent by their coaches and chosen for their aptitude and perseverance in sports.
“Being recognized made me feel super happy and excited”, said Dayna Jackson, one of the girls recognized at the luncheon.
This year’s theme was Leading the Way. Students, teachers, coaches, administrators and parents strive to lead the way for the next generation and all the others to come.
“It was great to recognize the girls and women athletes in Douglas County and we were very proud of the girls and women representing our school”,said Mr. Frye, Mesa athletic director.