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Pursuit of Perfection Week 19-Jordan Lipinski

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Lexus of Richmond’s week 19 nominee for the Pursuit of Perfection Leadership Award is Jordan Lipinski from Lee-Davis High School. With a GPA of 4.583, she not only holds awards for her academics, she also holds awards for her character. Jordan has received two Core Value Awards for Responsibility and Accountability.

For the community she is very active in the service projects through National Honor Society, Interact club, and Beta Club, where she earned the Certificate for Outstanding Service.  As Captain of the Student Organization for Developing Attitudes, she works with 4th graders and discusses self-confidence, how to handle conflict, and many other factors that a student may encounter. For athletics, she is the Captain of both the Varsity Indoor and Outdoor Track and Field, and she has achieved many records and awards for her Pole Vaulting. She is committed to William and Mary, where she will participate in Track and Field.

Jordan has won a dinner for two at Fleming’s Steakhouse and is now in the running for the $10,000 scholarship. Watch the Fox Richmond – WRLH interview video, and the Driven to Perfection interview on www.lexusofrichmond.com/driventoperfection to learn more about Jordan’s great achievements. Also check out Facebook for more information about each weekly nominee throughout the school year!

Pursuit of Perfection Week 18-Sam Cuthbert

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Lexus of Richmond’s week 18 nominee for the Pursuit of Perfection Leadership Award is Sam Cuthbert from Collegiate School. He has a GPA of 4.26 and holds many awards for his academics, including being a Scholastic All-America Team Member for USA Swimming. Currently, he is the captain of the Varsity Swim Team at Collegiate, and is a four time varsity letter winner. Sam is also in the 2016 Olympic Trials Qualifier for his 200 backstroke. He has many records under his name for swimming, which include the 100 backstroke for Collegiate, and the VA State Age Group Record Holder for the 200 Medley Relay and 200 Free Relay.

As a volunteer for Collegiate’s Oak Grove Bellemeade Project, he assists in tutoring students whose first language is Spanish, and helping them become more comfortable with the English language and their academics in general. He is also a volunteer for Collegiate’s Open Swim Program. He is committed to attending Princeton, and will be swimming on the Men’s Swim Team.

Sam has won a dinner for two at Fleming’s Steakhouse and is now in the running for the $10,000 scholarship. Watch the Fox Richmond – WRLH interview video, and the Driven to Perfection interview on www.lexusofrichmond.com/driventoperfection to learn more about Sam’s great achievements. Also check out Facebook for more information about each weekly nominee throughout the school year!

Pursuit of Perfection Week 17-Phuong Dao

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Lexus of Richmond’s week 17 nominee for the Pursuit of Perfection Leadership Award is Phuong Dao from Mills E. Godwin High School. With an impressive GPA of 4.95, she also holds many awards for her academic achievements including the National, French, and Math Honor Societies. She is also an AP Scholar with Honors and she holds a UVA Ridley Book Award.

She is passionate about the arts and music. Phuong is a figure skater with aspirations to attend the Olympics, and is a talented pianist and harpist. Community service is also a major part of her life, and she often volunteers with Make-A-Wish, Skate for Babies (March of Dimes), and with various skating competitions and hospitals. She is hoping to become a doctor and is considering attending Princeton, UVA, VCU’s Guaranteed Medical Program, and UCCS.

Phuong has won a dinner for two at Fleming’s Steakhouse and is now in the running for the $10,000 scholarship. Watch the Fox Richmond – WRLH interview video, and the Driven to Perfection interview on www.lexusofrichmond.com/driventoperfection to learn more about Phuong’s great achievements. Also check out Facebook for more information about each weekly nominee throughout the school year!

Pursuit of Perfection Week 16-Annie Snead

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Lexus of Richmond’s Week 16 nominee for the Pursuit of Perfection Leadership Award is Annie Snead from Trinity Episcopal School. With a GPA of 4.1, Annie has achieved being on the Headmaster’s List every semester she’s been attending Trinity. The National Honors Society and The National Spanish Honors Society are also two other academic organizations she is a member of.

Field Hockey is her focus, and she has been on the Varsity Team during all four years of her high school career. She also plays lacrosse, and has played basketball and indoor hockey. She will be attending William and Mary in the fall where she will play field hockey. Sports is her passion, and her volunteer work with children and their involvement in sports reflects that. She has been a volunteer coach for Stars of Tomorrow and for Panthers United. For an extracurricular, she is also a member of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes and has been an officer for three out of four years.

Annie has won a dinner for two at Fleming’s Steakhouse and is now in the running for the $10,000 scholarship. Watch the Fox Richmond – WRLH interview video, and the Driven to Perfection interview on www.lexusofrichmond.com/driventoperfection to learn more about Annie’s great achievements. Also check out Facebook for more information about each weekly nominee throughout the school year!

Pursuit of Perfection Week 15-Alex Oliver

 

Alex Oliver is Lexus of Richmond’s Week 15 nominee for the Pursuit of Perfection Leadership award. Alex is a senior from Powhatan High School, where he holds a 4.51 GPA. He is a member of the National Honors Society, and the National English Honors Society. He is also a very active member of 4-H, including their Outdoor Club, Shooting Club, Teen Council, and Congress. He was even inducted into the 4-H Allstars.

Varsity Golf and Varsity Baseball are his primary sports, and he also made the All-District, All-Region and All-State Teams multiple times during his high school golf career. Alex is also very active with the Stop Hunger Now and Relay for Life organizations. The University of Virginia and Washington and Lee University are his top choices for his next level of education.

Alex has won a dinner for two at Fleming’s Steakhouse and is now in the running for the $10,000 scholarship. Watch the Fox Richmond – WRLH interview video, and the Driven to Perfection interview on www.lexusofrichmond.com/driventoperfection to learn more about Alex’s great achievements. Also check out Facebook for more information about each weekly nominee throughout the school year!

 

Pursuit of Perfection Week 14-Katie Pokorny

Lexus of Richmond’s Pursuit of Perfection Week 14 nominee is Katie Pokorny from Maggie-Walker Governor’s School. With a GPA of 4.35 she is a member of many academic societies, including the National Chinese Honors Society, Nation English Honors Society, National Honors Society, being distinguished as an AP Scholar, and a National Merit Commended Student.

Her primary sports are Cross Country and Indoor/Outdoor Track. She also does some volunteer work with the Richmond Road Runners Club. She is a Student Ambassador at Maggie Walker, and she has many prospects for college, some of which include the University of Southern California, UCLA, Cornell, and the University of Richmond.

Katie has won a dinner for two at Fleming’s Steakhouse and is now in the running for the $10,000 scholarship. Watch the Fox Richmond – WRLH interview video, and the Driven to Perfection interview on www.lexusofrichmond.com/driventoperfection to learn more about Katie’s great achievements. Also check out Facebook for more information about each weekly nominee throughout the school year!

Pursuit of Perfection Week 13-Sawyer Gaffney

Lexus of Richmond’s Pursuit of Perfection Week 13 nominee is Sawyer Gaffney from Collegiate School. He has a GPA of 4.09, and has achieved many academic awards including the AP Honor Scholar Award and the Academic Honor Roll.

Sawyer has consistently started as the Varsity Goalkeeper at Collegiate since freshman year. In line with his passion for soccer, he is the President of RVA Access Soccer where he works with special needs youth to teach and enlighten their passion with the sport. Some of his other extracurriculars include being a part of the Model UN and Model Congress, and other academic clubs like the Computer Science Club and Engineering Club. He also has a passion for organic vegetable gardening. He will be attending Davidson College in Fall 2016 and will be playing as the Men’s Soccer Goalkeeper.

Sawyer has won a dinner for two at Fleming’s Steakhouse and is now in the running for the $10,000 scholarship. Watch the Fox Richmond – WRLH interview video, and the Driven to Perfection interview on www.lexusofrichmond.com/driventoperfection to learn more about Sawyer’s great achievements. Also check out Facebook for more information about each weekly nominee throughout the school year!

Pre-Owned Car of the Week

2014 LS 460

Lexus of Richmond’s Pre-Owned Car of the Week is this 2013 LS 460. This vehicle exudes comfort and luxury and includes some of the premium and unique Lexus features: Navigation System, Parking Assist, and Blind Spot Monitor, just to name a few. It has All-Wheel Drive, a 360 hp 4.6L V8 engine, and it also comes with a comfortable interior, with features that include a heated steering wheel, dual-zone climate control, and a 10-Way power adjustable driver’s seat.

Call or email our Internet Sales Team today for more details or visit our site at www.lexusofrichmond.com to live chat. Sales prices are subject to change so we recommend confirmation by phone.

Pre-Owned Vehicle of the Week

2014 LS 460

 

Lexus of Richmond’s Pre-Owned Vehicle of the Week is this 2014 LS 460. It is an L/Certified Lexus Vehicle, that has 360 Horsepower and is equipped with a 4.6L V8 engine. This car comes in the signature Lexus exterior color, Obsidian, with flaxen-colored leather seats. It also comes fully equipped with many other premium features for a Lexus: AWD, Navigation System, Back-up Camera, Blind Spot Monitor, and a 10 Speaker Lexus Premium Audio System.

Call or email our Internet Sales Team today at (804) 323-8000 for more details, or visit our site at www.lexusofrichmond.com to live chat. Sales prices are subject to change so we recommend confirmation by phone.

Pursuit of Perfection Week 12-Sarah Lindamood

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Sarah Lindamood from Douglas S. Freeman High School is the week 12 nominee for Lexus of Richmond’s Pursuit of Perfection Leadership Award. With a GPA of 4.9, Sarah excels in her academics. She is a member of many national honors societies and other academic clubs at Douglas S. Freeman high school. Varsity Field Hockey is her primary sport, and she is also the Varsity Field Hockey Captain.

She makes many impacts on the community with her volunteer work. This past summer she interned with HandsOn Greater Richmond, and has worked on several Youth Philanthropy Projects through that program. She also tutors students at her high school and volunteers at the Children’s museum.

Sarah has won a dinner for two at Fleming’s Steakhouse and is now in the running for the $10,000 scholarship. Watch the Fox Richmond – WRLH interview video, and the Driven to Perfection interview on www.lexusofrichmond.com/driventoperfection to learn more about her great achievements.  Also check out our Facebook page for more information about each weekly nominee throughout the school year!