The Bakersfield Mayor's Trophy was awarded to a Frontier High School student Thursday.
Lauren O'Connell, a senior received the award at the Kern High School's District's Promoting Excellence in Athletics and Activities in Kern award ceremony.
In addition to the Mayor's Trophy, the PEAAK program gave awards in dozens of other categories including leadership and best community service project.
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Kohl's, clubs partner for back-to-school season
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