Drew O’Neal scored points for his Beddingfield High Cross-Country team at the first meeting of the season last week, making it Farris & Thomas Law Attorneys’ Student Athlete of the Week for that week.
Drew, a sophomore student, completed the 3-mile route in 21 minutes and 28 seconds, finishing fourth overall.
Drew, son of Gena and Jody O’Neal of Black Creek, has a GPA of 4.25 and is number one in his second grade. He takes all core Honors courses.
Drew is a member of Beddingfield’s Future Farmers of America chapter and Fellowship of Christian Athletes. He’s also an outstanding golfer for the Bruins.
Drew is an active member of Daniels Chapel Free Will Baptist Church and has served as a Church volunteer for Rise Against Hunger.
Drew is a member of the Wilson County Junior Golf Association and regularly plays at Tarheel Youth Golf Association and Carolinas Golf Association events. He plans to work part-time at the Wedgewood Public Golf Course in January.