kcstar 2016 scholar athletes

Blue Valley West

Jordan Cowen

Ranks 18th in class of 307 with a 4.42 GPA on a 4.0 scale. Earned four varsity letters in swimming. First team all-state in the 100 breast stroke. State champion in breast stroke. School record in 100 breast stroke. School record in 50 freestyle. Second at state in 50 freestyle. Special Olympics basketball coach. Volunteer neighborhood swim coach. Mission trip to Haiti with Global Orphan.

College: Iowa State

Also nominated: Evan Hailes, Alexis Larson See all winners