This week’s scholar/athlete is Trent Cole, a sophomore at North Buncombe High School. Cole plays in the running back position in football, center field in baseball, and the post position in basketball. Cole is still early in making his decision on a college and what to study. As for winning the award Cole said, “I’m really happy, but couldn’t have done it without friends, family and coaches.” Trent is the son of Brent and Laura Cole. The award was presented by Bill Boughton of Edward Jones, who sponsors the award.