WJBF Scholar Athlete: Augusta Prep’s Jessica Powell

Augusta, Ga. (WJBF) — Jessica Powell has been a big part of Augusta Prep’s three-straight state soccer titles. Powell, a two-time All-State and three-time All-Region player, is this week’s WJBF Scholar Athlete.

Powell is also on the Augusta Prep swimming and cheerleading teams and owns a fantastic 4.23 GPA. And she’s excited to have a chance at winning a fourth-straight state title this spring.

“It’s just crazy,” Powell said. “It’s just such an honor to apart of a team that’s just so dominating.”

“It’s great,” Augusta Prep girls soccer coach, Tom Norton said. “You know, we have a great team coming back. And hopefully Jessica and those players can lead this team to a fourth championship. That’d be outstanding.”

Powell is headed to Presbyterian College next year on a soccer scholarship.


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