Home Invites Members Groups Events Careers Videos News Photos Blogs Polls Singles Forums Chat
Home > News > Post Content

Taylor White Named Co-Valedictorian of Class of 2017 (344 hits)

Virginia Union University's Taylor White, who was the 2015-16 CIAA Scholar-Athlete of the Year and was chosen to the All-CIAA Volleyball Team in 2016 was honored as Co-Valedictorian of the Class of 2017 at the University's Commencement on Saturday, May 13, in Richmond, Va.

White, who was co-valedictorian with Nhat Hoang Van Le, majored in Teacher Education and carried a perfect 4.0 grade point average while at Virginia Union.

White, a senior from LaPlata, Md., made the All-CIAA Volleyball Team after collecting 145 kills and 49 blocks last season.

In 2015-16 she recorded an average of 10.1 rebounds and 9 points per game for the Lady Panthers basketball team. She totaled 11 double-doubles, blocked 26 shots, and was named to the 2016 All-CIAA Women's Basketball Team. In her best contest that season, the 4.0 Dean's List education major grabbed 20 rebounds while scoring 21 points versus Rollins College.

Playing a major role in her community, White served as an essay judge for the Lucille M. Brown Community Youth Bowl, participated in the Teddy Bear Christmas Drive, and has volunteered more than 60 hours at the Overby-Sheppard Elementary School in Richmond. In addition to serving as a linguistics tutor, the senior standout led her team in community initiatives during the 2016 Elite Eight Tournament.

http://vuusports.com/index.aspx
Posted By: Elynor Moss
Thursday, May 18th 2017 at 4:09PM
You can also click here to view all posts by this author...

Report obscenity | post comment
Share |
Please Login To Post Comments...
Email:
Password:

 
More From This Author
Morgan State University Joins Global Partnership for Collaboration in Education and Sustainable Development
Submit Your Resume to Gordon Food Service!
N.C. Eagles finally earn respect
EEEEwwwwww Babay Eeeewwww Babeee
Come and Get it!
Meditate Monday
The 3 Key Feminine Traits Gets a Man Hooked (Get Him Addicted to You)
Prairie View home opener against SHSU moved to Thursday, televised on ESPNU
Forward This Article Entry!
News Home

(Advertise Here)
Who's Online
>> more | invite 
Latest Photos
>> more | add
Most Popular Bloggers
agnes levine has logged 68818 blog subscribers!
elynor moss has logged 48441 blog subscribers!
gregory boulware, esq. has logged 7722 blog subscribers!
reginald culpepper has logged 1775 blog subscribers!
pam perry has logged 1709 blog subscribers!
>> more | add