Congratulations to our 2023 Carly Faye Foundation Athletic Scholarship Award Winner, Kensley Smith!
Kensley is a 2023 graduate from Kenton Ridge High School. During her time as a Cougar, Kensley was a four year varsity letter winner for both volleyball and girls swimming. During her senior volleyball season, Kensley was a captain for Kenton Ridge, helping to lead her team to a conference championship. She was also chosen as a member of the All Clark County Volleyball team.
During her time as a swimmer, Kensley was a four year district qualifier and a member of the Kenton Ridge State Team both her junior and senior seasons. She helped lead her team to back-to-back conference championships and is a member of the 400 freestyle relay that holds the school record.
Aside from Athletics, Kensley was a part of her schools National Honor Society, Student Council, Leo Club, and was vice President of Spanish Honor Society.
In the fall, Kensley plans to further her education at The Ohio State University, studying in the School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences. After obtaining her Bachelors Degree, she plans to pursue a Doctorate of Physical Therapy to become a Sports Physical Therapist.