Immediate Release –Sports
May 22, 2017
Petry named Buckeye Charters Athlete of Distinction for April
Dayton, OH – The Athletic Department is pleased to announce that freshman Jazzlyn Petry (C/FR – Greenville H.S.) has received the Buckeye Charters Student-Athlete of Distinction Award for the month of April.
Each month the Athletic Department in conjunction with Buckeye Charters, will select a Student-Athlete that has been a leader in all three categories; Community Service, Classroom and Competition – also known as the 3 C’s.
For the month of April, we would like to honor freshman Jazzlyn Petry of the Softball team. Petry was active this fall in the community and continues to lead the way in the Classroom.
She had a great finish to her freshman season, racking up 23 hits with 3 home runs and 20 RBI for the month of April. Petry also had an outstanding .769% slugging percentage along with .442% batting average.
She has also acceded in the classroom as she earned a 3.46 GPA, Dean’s List honors and was named to the OCCAC All-Academic team for the fall and will be nominated for NJCAA All-Academic honors.
Special thanks go out to Buckeye Charters for this award that honors those student-athletes that are great in the three C’s. Buckeye Charters have been providing quality and reliable transportation for student-athletes around the region as well as many other groups for over 22 years. They have proven over the many years of partnership with the athletic department that they also value the commitment to high standards, and this is why we are pleased to name this monthly award: The Buckeye Charters Student-Athlete of Distinction