City Leaders Recognize Student Athletes Championship Seasons

(KATV, Source: City of Little Rock){}The City of Little Rock is proud to be the home of manyyoung achievers. Tuesday, the Board of Directors recognized the EpiscopalCollegiate School's Boys Golf and Girls Tennis Teams for winning the State 3AChampionships.

This is the third time in four years that the ECS Boys' GolfTeam{}has won the 3A{}State Championship and the fifth consecutivetitle for the Girls Tennis Team.

These student athletes are shining examples ofself-discipline and hard work. The boy's Golf Team consists of: Conley Hurst,William Pollock, Foster Pollock and Edward Thompson. {}Seniors Conley Hurst and Foster Pollock madeAll-State as did Junior WilliamPollock.

In addition, Hurst has also been named an HPScholastic Junior All-American and is eligible to participate in the Polo GolfJunior Classic, one of the most prestigious events in junior golf.

The Boys GolfCoach is Jerry Reese, Athletic Director at Episcopal.

The GirlsTennis Team consists of: Laura Lanier, Elsie Pugh, Sonia Helen Pascale,Madeline Tabor, Mary Grace Munson and Josie Hurst.

The Wildcatswon the conference tournament by a landslide, outscoring the runners up by ascore of 17-2.{} Both doubles and singles finals were all Episcopalfinals.{}

Lanier captured the state title in singles this year andPugh was the 3A runner up.


The Girls Tennis Coach is Andrea Richmond.