By Chris Kane
South Aiken High School senior Emily Graves is this week's recipient of the 2011-2012 WJBF News Channel 6 Scholar-Athlete of the Week Award.
Led by Graves, South Aiken has achieved great success on the soccer field…twice…3-A lower state champions…and last year…the Thoroughbreds advanced to the 4-A semifinals.
Graves is also a standout in the classroom.
Emily takes part in South Aiken's student government and ranks in the top ten of her senior class.
Following last season's success on the soccer field…Graves was named the South Carolina Soccer Player of the Year.