The IHSAA Student-Athlete of the Month Award recognizes one student-athlete who displays exceptional accomplishment in the areas of academics, athletics, and community service.

IHSAA student-athletes in grades 9-12 who attend member schools are eligible to receive the award. 

Nominations may be submitted by principals, athletic directors, teachers, coaches, guidance counselors or other school administrators. Nominations must be received by the last day of each month in order to qualify for the next month’s award.



February 2023 Student-Athlete of the Month


Name:                         Carter Jeanes

School:                       Oelwein High School

Grade:                        12

Nominated By:          Jamie Jacobs (AD)

                                    Derek Kuennen (Asst. Principal)

                                    Michael Mohlis (Head BB Coach)


Sports:                       Football, Basketball, Track & Field, Golf, and Baseball


Other Activities:       

  • Student Rotarian with Oelwein Rotary
  • National Honor Society
  • Concert Choir
  • Husky Construction Team



  • 6 Accumulative GPA while taking concurrent classes at NIACC
  • Academic All-District & All-Conference in his athletics



  • 5 Sport Athlete
  • Football:
    • 3-year letter winner
    • 2-year captain
    • All-District
      • 2nd Team: ‘21
      • 1st Team: ‘22
  • Basketball
    • 2nd Team All-Conference 2021-22
    • 2-year Team Captain
  • Track & Field and Baseball
    • 3-year letter winner



  • Husky Construction Team
  • Annual Kindness & Courage Retreat @ Oelwein MS
  • Annually sets flags on Memorial Day at local cemetery.
  • Active in local youth sports programs:
    • Coaches
    • Runs events & camps.
    • officiates
  • Numerous volunteer opportunities in community through his team programs.


Congratulations, Carter! Thank you for being a great representation of your school and Iowa high school activities.

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