CHSD117: Academic All State Nominees
Each year all IHSA member schools have the opportunity to nominate 1 male and 1 female to be considered for the IHSA All State Academic Team. This collection of high achieving student athletes from across the state is the most coveted award given by the IHSA. D117 is proud to nominate four students that represent the very best in our communities.
Cameron is a three year varsity field hockey and four year soccer player who is heading to Central Michigan University to play field hockey. Cameron is a rare high school student-athlete as she is a Division I prospect in both sports that she plays. In field hockey she has been selected to the All-Conference, All-Academic and All-State (first team) teams. In soccer, she earned All-Conference, All-Sectional, All-Area, and All-Academic awards throughout her four years. Cameron serves as the captain of both teams and her leadership is reflected both on and off the field.
Joey is on his way to earning his Iron Sequoit Award for playing four years of football, basketball, and track. During football this season he served as captain of the team and over his four years in the program he was a three time All-Conference selection, three time All-Conference Academic selection, he received All-State Honorable Mention recognition his junior year and this season was selected to the All-State team. Joey was a four time All-Conference Academic award winner in basketball and in track he earned All-Conference Academic honors three times and All-Conference recognition in four events. Off the field, Joey is a member of the National Honor Society and serves on the Executive Board of the Tom Tom as the Digital Director.
Micah Lind-Micah was selected as our male nominee to recognize the well-rounded high school experience he created for himself during his four years at Lakes. A participant in multiple sports (2-time cross country state qualifier) and fine arts, Micah has developed into a student leader at Lakes. His stellar GPA (4.1) illustrates his ability to manage his time, while still seeing academic success. Lakes Community High School is proud to nominate Micah Lind!
Madison Perez-Madison was selected as our female nominee as a way to honor her academic (3.9 GPA) and athletic achievements. Madison is a three-time cross country state qualifier (all-state in 2021), whose teams placed in the top 5 in Illinois three years in a row. Madison is a one-time state qualifier and all-state athlete in multiple events in track and field. She consistently shows her leadership skills, as evidenced by her perfect attendance at our Captains’ Council meetings, and can be seen helping younger students and athletes on a regular basis. Lakes Community High School is proud to nominate Madison Perez.