Pierz Healy High School seniors Mariah Olesch and Peter Schommer were selected to represent Pierz in the Academics, Arts, and Athletics Award program at the District 19 AAA banquet scheduled Jan. 22 at the Holiday Inn in St. Cloud.
Established in 1988, the Academics, Arts and Athletics Award — known as the Triple “A” Award — is sponsored by the Minnesota State High School League. The award is presented to high school seniors who have a “B” or better grade point average and who participate in league-sponsored athletic and fine arts activities.
Olesch, the daughter of Shawn and Amie Olesch, is involved in volleyball, basketball, softball, Symphonic Band, pit band, pep band, jazz band, honors band, Minnesota Honor Society and speech.
Schommer, the son of Donny and Traci Schommer, is involved in football, basketball, baseball, choir, Where Everyone Belongs, Peer Helping, Minnesota Honor Society, Special Olympics and Encouraging Positive Influences and Choices.