Along with academic excellence and community service, the applicant must demonstrate excellence in an athletic sport for a minimum of two years during his/her high school career. Applicant should also encompass leadership qualities within the sport/team as demonstrated with awards and accolades highlighting good sportsmanship, a positive attitude and/or using his/her athletic skills to better the community. Athletic teams can include, but are not limited to, football, baseball, basketball, softball, lacrosse, tennis, swimming, track and field, volleyball, cheerleading, golf, etc.