The Nebraska women's basketball team is on European Tour to Italy and Spain, through August 11th. Grace Mitchell, a Senior this year on the Lady Husker basketball squad, shared these pics with her father, Jud Mitchell, owner of Sumner Communications here in Wellington. Grace is also the daughter of Cathy Mitchell and is a 2016 WHS Graduate who has represented well during her collegiate career at the University of Nebraska.
On April 7, 2019, at "A NIGHT at the LIED", which is an annual awards ceremony for the approximately 750 University of Nebraska student-athletes.
Wellington native and daughter of Jud Mitchell and Cathy Mitchell, Grace Mitchell received several prestigious awards. Grace is a junior on the Lady Huskers basketball team.
For the 3rd year in a row, she received an academic award of excellence. She was presented the Highest Honors Gold Medallion for achieving a 3.75-4.00 GPA based on her grades during the previous year.
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Congratulations to Wellington HS Graduate and now Lady Husker Basketball player at Nebraska - Grace Mitchell, daughter of Jud Mitchell, owner of Sumner Communications here in Wellington, and Cathy Mitchell. Grace was recently named a BIG TEN DISTINGUISHED SCHOLAR, a prestigious award bestowed upon BIG TEN student-athletes who have recorded a minimum grade-point average (GPA) of 3.7 or higher for the previous academic year, in this case 2017-2018.