WIAA
WIAA
435 Main Ave S | Renton, WA 98057 | (425) 687-8585
Twitter
Instagram
FaceBook
October 2018

10/31/2018 - Gresko and Morgan Selected as Middle Level Star Students of the Month

10/26/2018 - LEAP Student Blog: "Homecoming at GHS and Sportsmanship in the CWAC" by Rocco Parrish, Grandview HS

10/25/2018 - WIAA 2018 Fall Academic Champions Announced

10/22/2018 - POSITION OPENING: WIAA Executive Director

10/11/2018 - LEAP Student Blog: "Surviving Homecoming Week: 101" by Kelly Chen, Foster HS

10/5/2018 - Krossover And Washington Interscholastic Activities Association Announce Technology Partnership

10/2/2018 - LEAP Student Blog: "Making Waves at OHS" by Andrew Liu, Olympia HS

10/1/2018 - Ramirez and Purvis Selected as Middle Level Star Students of the Month


Gresko and Morgan Selected as Middle Level Star Students of the Month
10/31/2018

Kaylee Gresko is an eighth grade student at Orting Middle School in Orting, Wash., and is a member of her school’s softball, basketball and volleyball teams.

Kaylee has gone above and beyond the normal classwork at Orting and played a big role during Orting’s Awareness Week, advocating for cancer awareness, mental health awareness and drug prevention. As the leader of advertising, her team created posters, social media posts and announcements about how many students were participating and how students could get involved.

Kaylee is identified as a leader by nature, nominated by her classmates to the school’s leadership program and also serving two years on the National Junior Honor Society. In the realm of athletics, she is a three-sport athlete and was named the Athlete of the Year.

“She is always looking out for other students in the hallways just like on her teams,” said Orting Athletic Director Karin Buchholz. “Her commitment to OMS has been seen in almost every aspect for the last three years.”

James Morgan is an eighth grade student at Mattson Middle School in Covington, Wash., where he participates in football, basketball and baseball.

James has been praised by coaches and administrators for his commitment to his schoolwork, athletic endeavors and classmates. Mattson Head Football Coach Patrick Henderson says James is a leader in the way that he interacts with everyone he encounters and is able to move past any negative situations.

This year, James suffered a season-ending knee injury but still did not miss a single practice the rest of the season, being a leader by encouraging his team and helping in any way he could. Despite the injury, James was always positive and continued his enthusiastic leadership.

“It does not matter who James is around, he will find the good in everyone,” said Henderson. “Those students who don’t normally get recognized, or those who just seem down, James will find a way to get through to them and brighten their spirits. This attitude and spirit has been infectious.”

Sign up for RSS Feed
Washington Interscholastic Activities Association  |   435 Main Ave S   |  Renton, WA 98057  |  (425) 687-8585  |  © 2020
Home
 
About
    Mission & Strategic Plan
    WIAA Staff
    Contact
    Member School Directory
    Districts & Leagues
    Classifications 2020-2024
    Executive Board
Sports/Activities
    COVID-19 Planning
    Sports
        Softball (Slowpitch)
    Activities
    Statewide League Standings
Tournaments
    Brackets & Past Results
    Tournament Central
    WIAA Live Mobile App
    State Championship Dates
        2019-20 State Championship Dates
        2020-21 State Championship Dates
        2021-22 State Championship Dates
    Media
        Media Credential Registration
    Ticket Prices
    Tournament History
    Tournament Regulations
    Allocations & Draw Criteria
Programs
    Athlete of the Week
    Women in Sport Summit
    Mind Gym Wednesdays
    Team of the Month
    Smart Choices Scholarship Program
    Scholastic Cup
    Scholastic Awards Program
    LEAP
    Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Committee
    Hall of Fame
        Hall of Fame Home
    WOA/WIAA Co-Op Agreement
 
Resources
    Handbook
    Forms
    Health & Wellness
        Concussion Management Guidelines
        Sudden Cardiac Arrest Guidelines
        Heat Index Calculator
        Asthma Info For Coaches
        Sideline Asthma Basics
        Catastrophic Injury and Fatality Reporting
    Member School Directory
    WIAA-WOA Statewide Agreement
    College Eligibility
AD/Coaches
    Arbiter Resource Center
    MaxPreps Resource Center
    Order Handbooks and Rule Books
    Athletic Directors
    Coaches
    MyWIAA
    Coaches School
    Job Openings
    Games Wanted
Eligibility