Marion Adams Flooring Athletes of the Month- April 2019
The Decatur Central High School Athletic Department in partnership with corporate sponsor Marion Adams Flooring is happy to recognize the dedication, perseverance, and success of Decatur Central student-athletes. Each month during the 2017-18 and 2018-19 school years, Decatur Central Athletics awards the “Marion Adams Flooring Athlete of the Month Award.” This award is given to one female and one male student-athlete who have displayed athletic excellence in all areas of competition during the previous month. Marion Adams Flooring is proud to recognize student-athletes for their athletic achievements each month while supporting the Decatur Central Athletic Department.
The April female Student-Athlete of the month is D.C.H.S. Sophomore Izzy Ison. Izzy is a member of the Lady Hawks Tennis team. She, along with the team, has had a tremendous start to the season. Izzy is currently 8-2 as the #3 singles competitor. This start by Izzy has been key in helping the Lady Hawks to an 8-3 record overall this season. Coach Romily Bridges said, “Izzy is methodical on the court. She is always thinking ahead, so that even when she is down in the match, she is never out. She’ll find a way to come back and if not win, make it close.” Izzy currently has a 4.20 GPA for her High School career.
Senior Bryce Lewman is the April male Student-Athlete of the Month. The DCHS Senior is a member of the Hawks baseball team. Bryce has had a fantastic start to the season at the plate and on the mound. He has started the season with a .326 batting average which leads the team. To go along with his batting average, Josh already has 4 doubles, 1 triple and 9 RBI’s. He is also 2-0 when he takes the mound for the Hawks. “Bryce’s leadership and work ethic have been great examples to his teammates and his play on the field is a big reason we a playing well right now. He has helped foster a culture of this team in which they play for their brothers and believe in themselves” said Coach Jason Combs. Bryce currently has a 2.6 GPA for his High School career.
Congratulations to Izzy and Bryce! Go Hawks! (See attached photo)