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Burger King Student-Athlete of the Week: Owen Van Arsdale

By: Jed Gamber Email
By: Jed Gamber Email

April 22, 2010

Owen Van Arsdale exemplifies all the qualities of a leader with the St. Anne's-Belfield lacrosse team. Last season as a junior, his peers selected him as a captain, a role which he still carries into this year, his senior season.

On the field, Van Arsdale is an All-American attackman who's attempting to lead his team to a third straight state title. Also, Van Arsdale shined as a quarterback for the Saints football squad.

He also has received awards in the classroom as well, and has taken honors and AP courses since his freshman year. He maintains a 3.9 grade point average and will attend the University of Virginia next fall for a challenge in academics as well as to play on the Cavaliers lacrosse team.


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