Manitoba's Credit Unions Scholar Athlete
Kyle Nixon of Major Pratt School in Russell maintains a 95% average. Kyle participates in volleyball, hockey, and baseball. At the 2002 provincial “AA” volleyball championships he was selected tournament MVP and a graduating all-star and was also selected as an all-star at the Provincial Hockey Championships. He was awarded the Dr. Dale Iwanoczko Volleyball scholarship and received recognition from Hockey Manitoba with the George Allard scholarship. Kyle pitched a no-hitter at the recent provincial high school baseball championships and was selected to the all-star team at that event.
Kyle states, “…High school sports are an integral part of the Manitoba education system. It offers a chance to compete with your friends, learn the value of teamwork and dedication and more importantly, it gives the every day high school student a chance to have fun in a positive atmosphere.”