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Meet the 12 recipients of the KSAT Pigskin Classic scholarship

The inaugural KSAT Pigskin Classic will kick off Aug. 27 at the Alamodome with six native highschool soccer groups dealing with off. (General admission and VIP tickets are nonetheless accessible.)

But the occasion is greater than only a full day of highschool soccer and bands — the occasion can also be serving to 12 native college students pay for faculty.

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For their participation in the KSAT Pigskin Classic, KSAT 12 is awarding two college students from every of the six faculties a $4,000 scholarship.

The recipients vary from the soccer gamers themselves to the musicians and performers collaborating in the halftime reveals.

(*12*)Meet the KSAT Pigskin Classic scholarship recipients in the movies under:

Brennan High School – Scholarship recipients are Raymon Saldaña and Oliver Arredondo

Brennan High School marching band member Raymon Saldaña and soccer participant Oliver Arredondo are two of the twelve recipients of the 2022 KSAT Pigskin Classic scholarship.

Raymon Saldaña is a member of the Brennan High School marching band. His favourite musician is Michael Jackson. “If I could be anyone for one day, I’d be Tom Hanks,” stated Saldaña.

Oliver Arredondo is a soccer participant on the Brennan High School soccer crew. His favourite musician is Kanye West. “If I could be anyone for one day, I’d be Steve Harvey,” stated Arredondo.

Johnson High School – Scholarship recipients are Kadence Howell and Jonathan Conway

Johnson High School marching band member Kadence Howell and soccer participant Jonathan Conway are two of the twelve recipients of the 2022 KSAT Pigskin Classic scholarship.

Kadence Howell is a member of the Johnson High School marching band. Her favourite musical act is ABBA. “If I could be anyone for one day, I’d be Billie Eilish,” stated Howell.

Jonathan Conway is a soccer participant on the Johnson High School soccer crew. His favourite musician is Lil Baby. Conway stated his hero is his dad.

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Judson High School – Scholarship recipients are Salomé Valencia-Ramirez and Mia Martinez

Judson High School mariachi band member Salomé Valencia-Ramirez and theater arts pupil Mia Martinez are two of the twelve recipients of the 2022 KSAT Pigskin Classic scholarship.

Salomé Valencia-Ramirez is a high-quality arts musician with the Judson High School band. She loves Taylor Swift and Morat and stated her mother is her all-time hero. Valencia-Ramirez moved to Texas from Colombia about one year in the past.

Mia Martinez is a component of the theater program at Judson High School. She needs to be an audio/visible technician for live shows and her dream faculty is the University of Texas at Austin.

Reagan High School – Scholarship recipients are Andrew Ermis and Elana Galindo

Reagan High School baseball and soccer participant Andrew Ermis and marching band member Elana Galindo are two of the twelve recipients of the 2022 KSAT Pigskin Classic scholarship.

Andrew Ermis is a member of the Reagan High School baseball and soccer groups. He has a sister and a twin brother and says his hero is his mother.

Elana Galindo performs the clarinet in the Reagan High School marching band. She can communicate Japanese and hopes to review overseas after commencement.

Smithson Valley High School – Scholarship recipients are T.J. Hunt and Jackie Nuñez

Smithson Valley High School soccer participant T.J. Hunt and marching band member Jackie Nuñez are two of the twelve recipients of the 2022 KSAT Pigskin Classic scholarship.

T.J. Hunt is a member of the Smithson Valley soccer crew. His favourite musician is NBA Youngboy and his all-time hero is his dad.

Jackie Nuñez is the drum main for the Smithson Valley High School marching band. Her favourite musical act is Rex Orange County and her all-time hero is her dad.

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Steele High School – Scholarship recipients are Leshaun Nelson and Edmarrion Contreras

Steele High School marching band member Leshaun Nelson and soccer participant Edmarrion Contreras are two of the twelve recipients of the 2022 KSAT Pigskin Classic scholarship.

Leshaun Nelson is a member of the Steele High School marching band. His favourite musician is Khalid. “If I could be anyone for one day, I’d be Mr. Deater,” stated Nelson. Steven Deater is the band director for Steele High School.

Edmarrion Contreras is a first-team all-district broad receiver for the Steele High School soccer crew. His favourite musician is Lil Durk. He is an aspiring veterinarian and owns a pet monkey.

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