2016 Week 9 Baierl Scholar Athletes

Joseph Mullen & Anna Li
Joseph Mullen, Pine-Richland

Joseph is a three-time Varsity Letterman for both cross country and track & field. He was also voted team captain of the varsity boys cross country team. Joseph has overcome adversity at a young age and continues to show his bravery and commitment to his athletics and community involvement. He is the Key Club president, a member of the Youth Advisory Council within the Pittsburgh Cares non-profit organization, and has volunteered his time with Toys for Tots and World Vision. He is ranked first in his class and has earned the AP Scholar with Distinction Award from the College Board. Joseph has a stellar 4.6 GPA.

Anna Li, North Allegheny

Anna is a three-time Varsity tennis team State Champion, a four-time Varsity team WPIAL Champion, two-time tennis individual State Finalist, and ranked as high as 63rd for the class of 2017 on tennis recruiting. Anna is also the team captain. She is a true Ace when it comes to her athleticism and community involvement. She is a volunteer assistant tennis coach at Pennsylvania Tennis Academy and is a Golden Strolling Strings participant. Anna is a member of the National Honor Society, AP Scholar with Distinction, and a National Merit Semifinalist with a perfect score on her PSAT. She has a remarkable 4.5 GPA.