Branson Receives Elmer Brown Award of Excellence

North Coast Section Commissioner Gil Lemmon presented Branson with the Elmer Brown Award of Excellence, which is only given to one school in the North Coast Section to honor the school that had the greatest overall success in athletic and scholastic achievement as well as good sportsmanship in the NCS Championships and Scholastic Awards Program.

Junior Kwentyn Wiggins, who plays football and basketball, and senior Callie Jones - who plays soccer and runs cross country and track, accepted the award on behalf of Branson during an all-school assembly on Monday, Oct. 8. The students were joined by Veronica Bosque, Associate Director of Athletics, and Tom Ryan, Director of Athletics. There are 179 schools in the NCS.