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06-29-2011, 06:05 PM
Our daughter, Sarah Biddle, was named a national finalist for the AAU High School Sullivan Sports Award & Scholarship. The final phase is a vote in USA TODAY! Please vote between now and Monday, July 4th!


The actual voting box is about halfway down on the left side.

Here is the facebook event page

Sarah is the first Powerlifter ever to be nominated for either Sullivan Award! Please help support this lifter!

The AAU, which has been presenting the Sullivan Award to the nation's outstanding amateur athlete since 1930, will honor the nation's top high school senior athlete with its inaugural High School Sullivan Award. Readers can help pick the winners with voting that begins now atsports.usatoday.com and continues until July 4 at midnight. The Committee will be awarding a total of $50,000 in Scholarship Funds to four male and four female athletes with overall winners selected. The award emphasizes leadership, character, sportsmanship, academics and accomplishment in sport.

Sarah Faye Biddle, Servant Christian Academy (Morgantown, Ind.)

A multiple world champion with 80 world, national and state records in nine weight classes a first for any power lifter, male or female. Sarah started lifting at the age of 10 and has competed is AAU, WABDL, USAPL, and several other federations. She is also an accomplished concert harp player. Holds the rank of cadet major in the U.S. Air Force Civil Air Patrol and served as her unit's cadet commander. A certified EMT. Will be pursuing a degree in surgical nursing as an ROTC cadet at Maranatha Baptist (Wis.). Her current athletic goal is to participate in the Olympics in 2016 or 2020 in the hammer.

Thank you so much for your help and support!!

Brent & Diana Biddle
Bean Blossom, Indiana