Congratulations to Eastview senior Mary Keating for being named Eastview High School’s recipient of the Athena Award in 2017-18. Mary has been a key member of our girls soccer, hockey and lacrosse programs during her high school career. She is a three year letter winner and two time all-conference award winner in soccer along with being the team’s Lightning Award, Ms. Defense and Most Improved Award winner, a team captain and a member of the all-section Tournament team. In hockey, she is a captain, four time letter winner, three time all-conference selection, a State Tournament participant three times and was also the winner of the Ms. Hustle and Ms. Offense awards from her team. In lacrosse, she so far has earned three varsity letters, two all-conference awards, is a team captain, was named team MVP, Most Valuable Midfielder and Ms. Defense. She has signed a National Letter of Intent to play both soccer and lacrosse at Concordia-St. Paul next year. The Athena Award is awarded to the “outstanding senior female athlete” in each school. The award is based on excellence in individual sports or for participation and accomplishments in team sports. Athena is the Goddess of Wisdom and Skills. She was brave and possessed the essence of all that is noble. Legend tells us that she possessed the gifts of dignity, power, and youth, making her invincible. Mary will be recognized at the St. Paul Athena Award banquet on Wednesday, April 25th. Congratulations to Mary and all of our Athena Award finalists on such outstanding careers at Eastview.