Friday, February 1, 2008

Kings Mountain center wins $500 scholarship

Boost Mobile honored Daniel Asgari, Senior starting center for the Kings Mountain High School Mountaineers basketball team, with a $500 scholarship to be used toward his college education.

Boost presented the award during halftime of Friday's game with Shelby.

In addition, Kings Mountain High School also received a $500 donation to be used toward athletic equipment and/or uniforms.

To encourage awareness of scholarships and to get fans involved, Boost Mobile held a half-time free-throw competition; winners received Boost Mobile phones with one month of Unlimited by Boost service, an unlimited flat-rate wireless plan.