Kyrene Athletes of the Week
Ashley Kniffen and Whitney Miller - Aprende Middle School
Two of Aprendeís top female athletes, Ashley Kniffen and Whitney Miller, are members of the eighth grade girlsí soccer team.
Ashley has scored over half of the teamís 30 goals for the season and is a key player on and off the field.
She maintained a GPA of 3.75 during the season placing her on the Jaguar honor roll. On the field, Ashley plays forward and fills in wherever she is needed in other key positions.
Whitney is one of the teamís co-captains and is also one of the teamís leading scorers. She typically plays midfield but fills in wherever she is needed on the field. She maintained a 3.00 GPA during the season, placing her on the Merit honor roll.
Ashley and Whitney exhibit great athleticism, a commitment to the team, a competitive spirit, and exemplify what student athletes should be.Kyrene Athletes of the Week are selected by each schoolís coaching staff.