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By Gini Davis
The Creswell Chronicle 

New award honors basketball scholar-athletes


March 15, 2018

Photo Provided/Darwin Terry

Boys' basketball players (from left) Carter Cunningham, Bryson Forsman, Gabe Hastings, Marshall Grant, Cam Nguyen and Tayler Forsman have been named Scholar-Athletes for the 2017-18 season.

Six Creswell High School boys' basketball players have been recognized as Scholar-Athletes for maintaining a 4.0 GPA throughout the 2017-18 season.

The award is a new one this year, the brainchild of JV1 Coach Darwin Terry. The program's increased emphasis on grades "is part of what we're doing to tie the classroom to the court," Terry said. "It's part of changing the culture. We're striving to promote good grades as part of good citizenship, life skills and (the players') future."

Tayler Forsman, a junior on varsity; Bryson Forsman, a freshman on JV1; Carter Cunningham, a freshman on JV1;...

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