Jared Cox

Jared Cox

Canton High School

Starting point guard and team captain of both his varsity basketball and school academic teams, Cox is also an Academic Bowl All-Stater and academic team conference and regional champion. He is a National Merit finalist, president of National Honor Society, a class valedictorian and Senior class president. Cox serves as an Eagle City Christian Church junior deacon, works as a library aide volunteer, and volunteers as an after-school tutor. He enjoys playing video games in his free time. Cox plans to major in chemistry at Southwestern Oklahoma State University. Scholarship sponsor: Academic All-State Alumni

For our televised Academic Awards Tribute, we asked Academic All-Staters to submit a brief video introducing themselves and an honored teacher that they had planned to invite to the Academic Awards Banquet. Each student recognizes an honored teacher who has had a profound impact on his or her life.