FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 6, 2022
DCSAA AND UNITED BANK HONOR
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The DC State Athletic Association and United Bank are proud to proud to present five District high school senior student-athletes with $5,000 scholarships as part of the DCSAA United Bank Scholarship Program.
This year’s recipients are:
“We are thrilled to be able to present this impressive collection of student-athletes with this scholarship and help them take the next step of their journey,” DCSAA Executive Director Kenny Owens said. “We are especially thankful for our longterm partner in the scholarship program, United Bank, which continues to demonstrate its commitment to the community by supporting this program.”
This year’s scholarship recipients represent a wide swath of the District and come from different sports:
“Our commitment to making an impact in the communities where we live and work is a central part of United Bank’s mission,” United Bankshares, Inc. CEO Rick Adams said. “United Bank is a strong supporter of education, and we are proud to support these talented students on their path towards achieving their goals."
To learn more about the District of Columbia State Athletic Association, please visit www.dcsaasports.org.
CONTACT: Josh Barr, firstname.lastname@example.org
The District of Columbia State Academic Association has served District of Columbia public schools, public charter schools, and independent private and parochial schools since 2012. Studies regularly show that students who participate in extracurricular activities generally are better prepared to succeed beyond high school and under DCSAA guidance, student-athlete participation has risen 44 percent. DCSAA empowers its membership to share knowledge and best practices in order to help student-athletes achieve their goals through athletic programming and valuable academic and personal learning experiences.
Josh Barr | Communications
District of Columbia State Athletic Association