It’s very rare when a student/athlete graduates at the top of his or her graduating class.
Usually, the role of valedictorian is played by someone who spends all of their free time in a library with their noses pressed against textbooks and encyclopedia.
But that wasn’t the case with the valedictorian at Queen of Peace for the Class of 2015.
Kearny resident Michael Pettigrew earned the distinction of being at the very top of the QP graduating class, while also excelling in both basketball and baseball for the Golden Griffins.
Read the full article: QP grad Pettigrew heads to Drew as head of his class | The Observer