November 2016 Showcase Cinemas Student Athlete of the Month
Jessica Taing from Cranston East High School, and Trevante Jones from St. Raphael Academy, have been named winners of the Showcase Cinemas Athlete of the Month for November 2016.
A senior at Cranston East High School, Jessica, participates on the Girls’ Volleyball team and is a Cadet Lieutenant Colonel for Cranston East’s JROTC program where she commands 120 cadets. An active member of her school and community she planned, coordinated and executed the 2016 International Coastal Clean-up, Thanksgiving Food Drive and a Cranston East sponsored JROTC drill meet for the Southern New England Drill League. Jessica has challenged herself by taking AP and honors classes throughout her high school career.
A senior at St. Raphael Academy, Trevante, participates in Football and Boys’ Basketball. He was captain of the Football and Boys’ Basketball teams. An active member of his school and community, Tre, helps at local food pantries and LaSallian Youth. This past year, he attended the Student Leadership Workshop and the Student Leadership Conference sponsored by the RIIL. He is a member of RIIL Student Advisory Board and an honor roll student.
North – Jesus Melendez, N. Smithfield HS and Ailsa Ferland, Lincoln HS
South – Matt Buglio, Coventry HS and Gabriella Harris, Chariho HS
East – Maile Somera, Barrington HS and (no nominations received for male)
West – Trevante Jones, St. Raphael and Jessica Taing, Cranston East HS
Central – Jeremiah Banto, Classical HS and Jillian Brosofsky, Classical HS