Subway Scholar Athlete of the Week: Austin York

Austin York is a leader on and off the field making him our Subway Scholar-Athlete of the Week

Posted: Dec 5, 2019 11:57 PM

CHICO, Calif. -- High school football season is over, unless you're the Pleasant Valley Vikings and Senior Austin York.

He helped the Vikings earn their second straight section title rushing for a 175 yards and three touchdowns. York’s impact stems far beyond his duties in the backfield.


Head Coach Mark Cooley says, “...he's just a he's a really good athlete and he brings it every day and wants to compete.”


York also dominates in the classroom posting a 3.6 grade point average. “I got days where I'm watching film for many hours couple days where I’ve got to do homework then watch film. You ask a lot of guys and they’ll tell you I'm big on watching film but you’ve got to do your schoolwork first.”


A dedicated athlete who cares about winning on the field, and in the classroom. That’s why he’s our Subway Scholar-Athlete of the Week.

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