Aaron Schwab of Elk River is one of 32 juniors in the state chosen as section winners of the ExÇEL award.
The ExCEL winners will be presented at one of the televised state basketball tournament games on Channel 45.
This MSHSL program honors juniors for academics, arts activities, and community involvement. Schwab is a standout swimmer, and his arts activities inluding piano, guitar, and church worship band.
Each school nominates a junior for the award.