Local Triple-A Winner 27 Mar 12

A local-area high school student is among the top 4 students in the state. Redwood Valley Senior Katie Ellingworth was one of four Minnesota high school students honored during the Boys’ State Basketball Tournament on Saturday with the Minnesota State High School League Academics, Arts and Athletics Award. The Triple-A Award recognizes and rewards high school seniors from across the state for their achievements in the classroom, the arts and athletics. Ellingworth was the only local student among the 4 winners, but local-area finalists for the Triple-A Award included Katy Kuiper of St. Peter and Sean Murphy of Nicollet.