Local athlete recognized for being at top of game on and off court

A Bathurst native is one of just 180 student across the country to be recognized for excellence in collegiate academics and athletics.

Brittany States plays volleyball at Holland College in PEI, and is one of 19 recipient's at the school to receive the Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association's All-Canadian award.

Holland College had the most award-winners for the third consecutive year and has won the CCAA Academic All-Canadian Recognition Award.
Brittany States

Meanwhile, States has been nominated for Holland College's Female Rookie of the Year Award.

The awards gala goes on Friday, April 7th.