The Scorpions Youth Volleyball Club is very proud to announce that Syree Tucker is one of the recipients of the Scorpions Academic Excellence Bursary Award for 2021.
The bursary is given to Scorpions 18U players that, because of achieving over 85% in their final year, have won a Scorpions Academic Excellence Bursary of $500. They must have been accepted to and weill be attending a post secondary institution in the fall 2021.
Syree has been in the Scorpions competitive indoor program for 3 years. She also played in the Scorpions beach program and is a member of Team Ontario Beach.
Academically, Syree just completed the International Baccalaureate Diploma with a 90.29 percent at St John's Kilmarnock School in Higher Level IB Biology, Chemistry and French studies.
Next year Syree will be studying LIfe Sciences at Brandon University, Manitoba. Syree is hoping to pursue a medical degree.
Syree Tucker will also play varsity volleyball with the Brandon University Bobcats.
Paul Langan, President of Scorpions Volleyball Clubs states, " Our club is committed to ensure a balance between sport and academics so our players have a chance to be successful. Syree has excelled both academically and athletically. We are very proud of her."
President Scorpions Youth Volleyball Club
The Scorpions Youth Volleyball Club will be announcing the winners of their Academic Excellence Award Busary at their competitive banquet on May 8th, 2018.
The bursaries currently are worth $500. and are given to 18U players who have obtained at least 85% in their final year of high school and will be attending post secondary school in the fall of 2018.
Paul Langan, founder of Scorpions Volleyball Club states," The club is presently surprised this year that we may see as many as 4 members of our 18U team that will receive bursaries to help them in their future academic studies at college or university. I am confident in future that in our clubs budget we will be able to increase that amount significantly from the present $500. The players and parents receiving this award should be proud of this acomplishment."
For more information on the Scorpions Youth Volleyball Club or to contact them go to: http://scorpionsvolleyball.ca