Bussard named scholar-athlete
NuMINE — Austin Bussard, a senior at West Shamokin High School, has been named the Ding-A-Lings Sports Club’s scholar-athlete for the month of November.
Bussard participates in football and basketball for West Shamokin.
The president of his class, Bussard was the homecoming king in 2013, the student of the month in November and the 2013 recipient of the Pete Lazzeri Scholarship.
Bussard is the son of Traci Shoop and Brian Bussard of Rural Valley. He plans to attend college and study mechanical engineering.