Suns-Diamondbacks Student Received Student of the Term for English Department

Posted by Community Relations Department on 9/26/2012

Cory Vaughn White received the honor of Student of the Term for the English Department at Suns-Diamondbacks.   He was nominated for this honor for his achievement, perseverance, and effort by teacher Christopher Bates.  Vaughn has endured many hardships, including school attendance issues while taking care of his younger siblings for over a semester when his mother suffered a stroke.  He was referred to Suns-Diamondbacks, and now that he is back in school, he is also playing football for Maryvale, the school in his home attendance area.   He scored three touchdowns in the past two games.