COLUMBIA (WACH) -- Throughout this Rush's High School Hoops season, SAFE Federal Credit Union will recognize an exceptional Teen to WACH from each participating school with a plaque presentation prior to each game.
This week’s Teen To WACH Presented by SAFE Federal Credit Union are Lucas Prickett from Hammond and Matthew Fadel from Ben Lippen.
Prickett is a three sport athlete ranking as a SCISA All-Star in Basketball and Soccer as well as First Team All-State in Football. He’s won two state championships in Football and another in Basketball.
He is a member of National Honor Society, Student Senate Leader, and has a 4.5 GPA. He is also a Presbyterian College Junior Fellow.
In the community Prickett is a peer mentor and volunteers with Homeworks community service program.
Fadel is a state champion swimmer winning both the 100 Free and 500 Free this past season.
He is a member of the National Honor Society with a 4.5 GPA. He also teaches swimming to underprivileged children.
Next year Fadel plans to swim at the US Naval Academy.
These students are also eligible to win a $1,000 scholarship to be presented at the end of the season courtesy of SAFE Federal Credit Union. SAFE Federal Credit Union is proud to support and encourage exceptional student athletes across the Midlands. Congratulations to both of this week’s Teens to WACH!!