Local athlete named Athena Award winner
Emma Weber of St. Anthony Park is one of 39 young women to receive the St. Paul Area Athena Award for outstanding achievement in athletics. Weber was recognized at an awards ceremony and luncheon on April 17 at the Prom Center in Oakdale.
A senior at Highland Park High School in St. Paul, Weber has been a member of her school’s varsity soccer, track, Nordic ski and cross country teams. She was captain of the soccer team last fall.
Now in its 19th year, the Athena Awards honor female athletes for their dedication and excellence in sports. The Athena Awards Committee is comprised of representatives of St. Paul city and suburban schools, parents of previous award winners and business volunteers.