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Champion Motors North Lamar March Athlete of the Month

Power LiftingGreg Higgins

 North Lamar High School athlete Kayedon Oliver was named the Champion Motors Athlete of the Month for March by North Lamar Athletic Director Tim Billings.

“Kaydeon is the first female power lifter from North Lamar to qualify for the state powerlifting meet,” said Coach David Pasternak on his nomination of Oliver.  “She made great improvements throughout the season and set personal records at the regional tournament to qualify her for the state tournament.  She is a quality student in the classroom and a joy to coach.”

Student athletes are nominated based on their athletic performance, academic performance, and overall attitude and dedication to their sport.  Oliver was presented a certificate and her name will appear on a plaque that will hang in the James A. Dawson Athletic Facility.