Published on Wednesday, 30 November -0001 00:00
Kimball Area High Schools has nominated Kelsey Vigoren for the ExCEL (Excellence in Community, Education and Leadership) Award. Sponsored by the Minnesota State High School League, ExCEL is a unique recognition program designed exclusively for Minnesota high school juniors. Students who are active in fine arts and/or athletic activities, who show leadership qualities, and who are model citizens in their community are eligible for the award. ExCEL Award recipients are selected through a multi-level process that involves League-member schools and an independent panel of judges from schools throughout Minnesota. Award recipients will be recognized on KSTC TV (Channel 45) during the winter tournaments. Kelsey is involved in cross country and girls' basketball. She is in senior high band and choir. she is also a member of the National Honor Society, Knowledge Bowl and Prom Committee. She volunteers for the Junior Cubs Basketball Program, church and the Activities Booster Golf Tournament. Kelsey is the daughter of Barbara and the late George Vigoren. "The ExCEL Award program is an excellent opportunity for high school juniors who have excelled to receive statewide recognition for their leadership and community service," said Bruce Holmseth, Activities Director. For more information about the ExCEL Award program, please contact the League at (763) 560-2262 or www.mshsl.org on the Web.