College Essay

279 WordsOct 24, 20122 Pages
Being raised in Arkansas, how can you not love the Hogs? Several family members, including my Mom, are alums at the U of A. Through the years, I have attended several sporting events, gatherings and basketball camps, so I have familiarized myself with the campus and I am truly excited about being a Razorback! I am a Senior at Greenwood High School, where I have been an Honor Roll student since my freshman year, a member of the Beta Club, National Honor Society, Partners Club, Spanish Club, FCCLA and FBLA. I received the Mayors essay award in the 9th grade, and got to visit the capital to meet our governor. I have been a member of the High School Basketball team since 9th grade, soccer team my junior year, and have played competitive soccer for Fort Smith Express Soccer club since I was 6 years old. I enjoy volunteering at Ultimutt Dog Care, where I help take care of the day care animals and I am also a regular at Ben Geren Soccer fields; painting, mowing and doing other work to help improve the facility. I love being around children! During the summer, I work with kids of all ages during Vacation Bible School. I love seeing the smiles on their faces when you help them with a project, read to them or just hang out. My school sponsors a Bulldog basketball camp and I help with teaching fundamentals and skills of the game during that week as well. Although I am having a great senior year, I look forward to attending the U Of A and taking advantage of all the wonderful things it has to

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