Clay County High School Junior Grant Strong was awarded the First Bank ‘First Team of the Week’ Award on Jan. 6. The award was presented by StoneCom Communications and UC Sports Network.
Strong was also in the Tennessean’s High School Boys ‘Athlete of the Week’ poll for the week of Jan. 4-9. During this week, Strong scored 24 points against Jackson County, 33 points and 12 rebounds against Pickett County and 30 points against Trousdale County.
Strong is also in the Tennesseans’s running poll for the week of Jan. 11-16. During last week, Strong led the Bulldogs with 20 points in the big win against Red Boiling Springs and scored 27 points in the big 67-33 win over Gordonsville.