Athlete of the Week
The Powerland Rural High School Athlete of the Week is Sydney Carswell of the Strathclair Skyhawks volleyball team.
This 5’11” left side has led the Skyhawks to two tournament championships and to three finals. She is an offensive powerhouse and is one of their "go-to" attackers on a regular basis. Coach Mark Geekie states, "Sydney is not only an amazing player, but an amazing person. She leads by example with her consistently strong play and relentless positivity. She is one of the most coachable athletes I have ever worked with. She always strives to get better and help the team win."
In grade 12, she maintains an 81% academic average, while also participating in soccer and track & field.