Boys scholar-athlete of the week: Shane Taleisnik, Beckman
Taleisnik is a senior guard for the Patriots. He’s currently averaging 7.8 points a game and has started every game since his sophomore year. He has a 34 ACT score and has received the Principal’s Exemplary Honor Roll throughout high school. This year, Taleisnik is enrolled in AP Spanish, AP Literature, AP Government, AP Economics, AP Statistics and ASB. Taleisnik has been involved in ASB for two years and is currently the Boys’ Athletics Commissioner for Beckman. He’s also served in numerous leadership roles in his community service organization, The National League of Young Men. Taleisnik was recently accepted to the University of Michigan and University of Virginia. He’s currently waiting to hear from UCLA and USC.