Kiwanis Club honors academic team coach

Coady Shawcroft

Coady Shawcroft, a social studies teacher who coaches the academic team at Grand Junction High School, has received recognition for his efforts.

The Kiwanis Club of Grand Junction presented Shawcroft with its Educator of the Year Award.

The academic team placed first and second in the latest quiz bowl state championship and also won the state knowledge bowl tournament. The knowledge bowl title was the 24th for the Tigers.