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Athena Award Recipient Named

Please join the SSP Activities Department in congratulating Tessa Laska!

Tessa Laska

Tessa has been named the 2019 Athena Award Recipient for South St. Paul Secondary School.  The Athena Award is given to an outstanding female senior athlete from each private and public high school in the metropolitan area.

In Cross Country, Tessa is a six time letter winner, a four time All-Conference & two time Honorable Mention recipient, and was named MVP her senior year.

As a participant in Nordic Skiing, Tessa has earned three varsity letters and is a two time All-Conference recipient, and was recently named the 2019 MVP. 

Adding to her Cross Country and Nordic Skiing accomplishments, Tessa is also a stand-out in Track & Field.  She has earned six varsity letters and she was selected as a five time All-Conference recipient.

In addition to these accomplishments, Tessa has also received four varsity letters in Weightlifting and Student Council.

An award luncheon honoring all St. Paul Athena Award Recipients will be held on Wednesday, April 24, 2019.

If you see Tessa, be sure to congratulate her for this prestigious honor!