Scholar-Athlete of the Week: Council Grove's Cooper Blackledge

(WIBW) - Council Grove's Cooper Blackledge is WIBW's Scholar-Athlete of the Week.

Blackledge plays football, baseball and is also a member of the track team for the Braves.

He stays very involved outside of sports as a member of the FFA, a foster child mentor, youth basketball coach and announcer for Council Grove youth football.

Blackledge carries a GPA of 4.0. He plans on going to Kansas State before finishing his college education at UMKC to become a dentist.