The Wilson Times
Facebook
Twitter
subscribe now
[ Sign In ]  [ Register ]
Thomas & Farris Student-Athlete of the Week
 Text Size   •  Email  •  Printer Friendly
Bookmark and Share
Thomas & Farris Attorneys Student-Athlete of the Week: Tara Simmons
Click image to enlarge

Thomas & Farris Attorneys Student-Athlete of the Week: Tara Simmons


The N.C. High School Athletic Association 3-A girls golf championship was twice as nice for Charles B. Aycock High senior Tara Simmons last week, making her this week’s Thomas & Farris Attorneys Student-Athlete of the Week.

Tara fired consecutive rounds of 77 Monday and Tuesday at Longleaf Golf and Country Club in Southern Pines to repeat as the state 3-A individual champion.

Tara entered this year ranked No. 1 in her class at Aycock, where she holds a 4.92 weighted grade point average. She is president of the National Honor Society at CBA, where she also runs indoor and outdoor track.

The daughter of Mary and Wallace Simmons of Goldsboro, Tara is active in Wayne County 4-H, serving as the county council president.

Tara will continue her golf career at Dartmouth College, where she will study environmental engineering. She is believed to be the first CBA student-athlete to sign with an Ivy League school.
Add Comment:Show/Hide(All comments must be approved)
View Comments:Show/Hide(0 comments)
Most Popular From the past 7 days
Most Viewed Most Commented Most Emailed
4-car wreck shuts down Airport Blvd.
2003 missing person's case reopened
SEARCHING FOR ANSWERS: Family, investigators seek to solve mystery following young man's 2003 disappearance
Retiring deputy chiefs honored for decades of work
The Right Way
4-car wreck shuts down Airport Blvd.
Plans for sculpture park shaping up
Health educators take HIV testing to streets
SEARCHING FOR ANSWERS: Family, investigators seek to solve mystery following young man's 2003 disappearance
'Standing together' in Wilson
Wilson trio in elite all-star match
Sharks chomp Tobs 9-2 in first-half finale
Hunt's Lee, East teammates win State Games soccer gold
WCLL wins District 6 titles in 2 age divisions
Post 13's streak halted?
News  |  Sports  |  Life  |  Opinion  |  Obituaries  |  Photos  |  Videos  |  Contact  |  Classifieds  |  Special Sections  |  Public Notices  |  Advertise
Powered by Google
Advanced Search