Gwin Sinnott of the Collegiate School is Lexus of Richmond’s week 12 nominee for the Leadership Award Scholarship. In 2015, she was named to the National Field Hockey Coaches Association Academic Squad. She previously was selected to the IELC, an international conference, as a Junior Ambassador; and she was chosen for the IEL, an international conference in Mexico City, as America’s Senior Ambassador.
She has been on Collegiate’s varsity lacrosse team all four years of high school in the midfield. The team was the 2014 LIS Champion. She has been named to the All Metro Team, the All LIS Team, and First Team All State for lacrosse. She was her team’s MVP in 2016. Gwin has also played varsity field hockey all throughout high school playing midfield and defense. The team was the 2013 VISSA state champion. Gwin has been involved in Collegiate’s Community Service Council where she served as a class representative as a freshman and sophomore, and now she is the council’s secretary since junior year.
For 9th -12th grade, Gwin has been a part of Collegiate’s Community Council which promotes community service events as a chance for other students to participate. She volunteers for Geronimo Lacrosse to coach 1st – 6th grade girls. Gwin is also a part of 100 4 100 in Richmond. The organization raises money for inner city kids. Around Christmas time, those kids are able to go shopping with their $100 with the help of an organization member.
Gwin has won a dinner for two and is now in the running for the $10,000 scholarship. Watch the Fox Richmond – WRLH interview and the Lexus of Richmond Leadership Drive interview to learn more about Gwin! Remember to check Facebook for more information about each weekly nominee throughout the school year!