Jenna Byrne '19 Named To FHSAA Academic All-State Team
Jenna Byrne '19 was named to the FHSAA Florida Dairy Farmers Academic All-State Team, a recognition that honors 24 graduating student-athletes who excel in both athletics and academics.
Byrne, who will study engineering at Rutgers University this fall, holds a 4.0 GPA and has lettered in lacrosse, cross country, swimming, and soccer. She was voted captain of the lacrosse team and graduates as secretary of the Best Buddies and Red Cross Club.
“The hardworking men and women of Florida’s dairy industry are honored to recognize the significant accomplishments of these amazing student athletes,” Florida Dairy Farmers CEO Michele Cooper said. “Their dedication and discipline set the bar very high for their fellow students and we’re proud to help them take the next step toward their amazing futures.”
Students must maintain a 3.5 unweighted GPA and have earned a minimum of two varsity letters in at least two different sports to be eligible for the award. Byrne will be recognized on Monday, June 10 in Gainesville, where she will receive a $1,700 scholarship and medallion.
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