Magnolia alum awarded scholarship to Cornell University

Magnolia School graduate Jessica "Jesse" Bigbie (graduating class of 2009) has been awarded a full academic and softball scholarship to Cornell University, the Ivy League school located in Ithaca, New York. Jessie signed with the school January 9 at Rickards High School, where she will graduate from the International Baccalaureate (IB) program this year. Language arts teacher Paige Brey represented The Magnolia School at the signing ceremony and spoke about Jesse's time at Magnolia. WCTV interviewed Jesse, which you can below.

Congratulations to Jesse and her family for this reward for years of hard work and commitment!