Scholar Athlete

Scholar Athlete: Grey Norton

Grey Norton has been playing baseball for thirteen years. A second baseman with Smiths Station, he's enjoying his senior season with a team he calls his family."We all love each other and love to go compete for each other," Norton said.As part of a Panther team who's had their ups and downs, Norton says he's learned quite a bit from competing in the sport all these years."It's definitely taught patience and it's taught me how to deal with failure and how to keep going," he said.They're lesson...

Scholar Athlete: Kylee Carter

A couple of years ago, Kylee Carter didn't even know what track and field really was. In fact, her career started when her teacher at the time approached her about competing for the team. "Can you high jump? I said I don't know what that is but I can try," said Carter. "And then when they found out I could high jump, they asked can you long jump, can you triple jump, can you throw javelin, and I said I could try. So, just kind of a trial and error kind of thing."Well, that trial and error tur...

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