SAVHS nominates Sofie Stendahl and Jadon Skinner for MSHSL Triple ‘A’ Award
St. Anthony Village High School (SAVHS) recently nominated seniors Sofie Stendahl and Jadon Skinner for the Minnesota State High School League’s (MSHSL) annual Triple ‘A’ Award. The Triple ‘A’ - Academics, Arts, and Athletics - Award honors high school seniors who have a 3.0 or higher grade-point average and who participate in MSHSL-sponsored athletic and fine arts activities.
Sofie Stendahl is a member of the volleyball and softball teams, serving as a volleyball captain this past season and making two trips to the State Tournament with the softball team. Academically, she has a 3.958 GPA while taking four Advanced Placement (AP) courses and one College in School (CIS) course. Sofie has been a member of the Jazz Band since 9th grade, and currently serves as a section leader. She also has three seasons of experience in the MN Youth Jazz Band. Sofie is currently undecided on which college she will attend, but plans to study Kinesiology / Exercise Science.
Jadon Skinner competes on the cross country and tennis teams. He is a two-time captain for both teams and has earned All-Conference recognition in both sports. Jadon is also very involved in band, being a section leader for all four years of high school. Academically, he has a 4.05 cumulative GPA while taking three AP courses, two CIS courses, and three PSEO courses. Next year, Jadon plans to attend Purdue University to pursue a degree in Chemical Engineering.
Sofie and Jadon’s nomination has been sent into the MSHSL, and recipients are selected through a multi-level process involving member schools of the MSHSL, the MSHSL administrative regions, and a special committee of educators, business leaders, and members from the fine arts and athletic communities.
Congratulations, Sofie and Jadon!