Hillsboro Ford General Manager Matt Peacock (right) presented Whitney football player Dawson Hightower (left) with the Ford Motor Company 3A player of the week award at the Whitney High School pep rally Friday, November 15. Hightower was recognized for the win over Grandview, when he had 16 tackles and a forced fumble in the 26-21 victory over the defending 3A state champions. Hightower will attend the Built Ford Tough awards banquet in Frisco in January.
Kenzie Seely signs with Northwestern State
Whitney High School senior Kenzie Seely signed Wednesday, November 13, to play softball at Northwestern State University. Her mother, Amber Seely, said, “We are beyond proud of our girl. Her hard work and dedication has paid off, and we are excited for her new adventure. Thank you to all her amazing coaches, Whitney High School staff, friends and family that came to celebrate her accomplishment. Proud to be a Wildcat!” Pictured (l to r) are: her father, Dustin Seely, Athletic Director Mark Byrd, her mother, Amber Seely, high school Principal Amy Leech, Kenzie, softball Coach Bo Johnson, and her brother, Mason Seely.