2015-04-18 / The Rock


By Starr Johnson

Brianna McLamb Brianna McLamb Nominated by chemistry and forensics teacher Micki Powell, Senior Brianna McLamb is Person High School’s Rock Star Student of the Week.

Powell shared, “As a student, Brianna has her ups and downs, but she always comes through in the end. Brianna has served as a graduation teacher’s assistant alongside me. Brianna is so organized that she can nearly run graduation without me. I can count on Brianna to work hard and get the job done right.”

McLamb said, “Honestly this is the first time I have heard about the Rock Star Student of the Week, but I am pretty excited about the honor. I think I was chosen because of my hard work in the classroom and my determination.”

McLamb recently finished her final season on the Rocket Basketball Varsity Women’s team. She is currently taking Tae Kwon Do classes and serving customers at Texas Roadhouse in Durham.

“I plan to attend Averett University in the fall to major in athletic training and minor in criminology. I motivate myself. The struggles my family and I have experienced pushes me to work hard,” said McLamb.

PHS physical education teacher and cross country head coach Don Donovan said, “Brianna has a great personality, and she works hard in the classroom. Brianna is a wonderful young lady who has a very bright future ahead of her. It was a pleasure to have Brianna in my class.”

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