Williamsville High School and the Williamsville Athletic Department, along with the Illinois High School Association (IHSA), is proud to announce that Cara Buckley has been selected to the 2018 IHSA All-State Academic Team. Cara is one of twenty-six (thirteen female and thirteen male) student-athletes across Illinois to be selected for this prestigious honor. She is also the third student-athlete to be selected for the team in the past five years; both Rachel Rhodes and Marty Pesch were selected in 2013.
Cara is ranked first in the Class of 2018 with an overall weighted GPA of 4.777 on a 4.0 scale. She has also been a four year member of both the Lady Bullets Cross Country and Track teams, as well as a four year member of the Scholastic Bowl team, who finished state runner-up in 2017. Cara is also very active in the WHS Fine Arts Department, having been a member of both vocal jazz and madrigals all four years of high school.
Cara is also the president of the Class of 2018, president of the WHS chapter of the National Honor Society, and a two year member of the Worldwide Youth Science and Engineering team.
Williamsville High School and the Williamsville Athletic Department is extremely proud of Cara for earning this prestigious honor, and continuing to carry on the tradition of excellence at WHS.