Congratulations to the Cherokee Athletes of the Month for November:
Leighton is the daughter of Leslie and Keith Dixon. She helped lead the Warriors Competition Cheer squad to the state finals this year. She also participated in sideline cheer. Outside of Cherokee, Leighton is involved in her church youth group, works as a waitress, and is involved in many community service activities including working with special needs children. Leighton carries a 4.5 GPA and plans to attend the University of Georgia after graduation.
Mykal is the son of Tiana and Harold Hogue. He is a member of the Cross Country and Track team at Cherokee and recently represented Cherokee Cross Country in the State Country Meet. He is involved in many community service outside of school including working with Sheriff Frank Reynolds. He is a 3-time record holder for Warriors Track, former Region Champion, and Captain of the Track team. Mykal carries a 3.4 GPA and plans on attending Morehouse College upon graduation with plans on majoring in Political Science.