Multiple Teams · Diamond Hornets Named SCHSL Scholar Athletes

Eight student-athletes from Lower Richland High School were named Scholar Athletes by the South Carolina High School League (SCHSL) for the 2015-2016 school year.

Name Sport(s) Played
Camille Belton Soccer
Diamond Boyd Competitive Cheer/Soccer
Sarei Gowdie Soccer
Diyonte Ladson Competitive Cheer/Track
Jada Sims Soccer
Genelle Thompson Competitive Cheer/Track
Ariel Wider Volleyball
Yasmine Yelverton Competitive Cheer/Soccer


All recipients must meet the following requirements in order to receive the award:

  • Be a senior.
  • Must have lettered in two sports for at least one season or in one sport for at least two seasons.
  • Must have maintained at least a 3.5 GPA for seven semesters.
  • Must have exhibited outstanding citizenship and sportsmanship.
  • Non-Competitive Cheerleaders do not qualify.
  • It is recommended that the student letter as a senior.

Each SCHSL Scholar Athlete will receive a certificate at the Move-Up Assembly on Friday, May 20th.