Shining a Light on Area Schools: Austyn Crees

Student’s Name:  Austyn Crees

 Grade: Senior

 School: West Liberty High School  

 Austyn Crees works hard to stay at the top of her game. Each year, she has made the Principal’s Honor Roll by maintaining a weighted GPA of 4.0 or above, and she belongs to the National Honor Society. An avid basketball and softball player, Austyn has earned recognition for her skills by making the 3A All-Tournament Softball Team, All-River Valley Conference Elite Softball Team, Academic All-Conference Team, and by receiving a softball team most valuable player award. Austyn also runs her own non-profit, Cuddles for Kids, which makes blankets for children at Ronald McDonald House. 

What do you enjoy most about school?

“I enjoy coming to school to see all of my friends and teachers–I get to be part of a positive community and atmosphere. I love that we come together to support one another in all the activities we participate in. I am also thankful for all of the opportunities that are provided to students from our school.”