Granbury High School senior Matthew Walters

ON TV: Granbury High School senior Matthew Walters will be featured on WFAA Channel 8 television Sunday night after being named the North Texas Buick Dealers Scholar-Athlete of the Week

Granbury High School senior Matthew Walters will be featured on WFAA Channel 8 television Sunday night after being named the North Texas Buick Dealers Scholar-Athlete of the Week

Walters recently announced his commitment to play baseball at Ivy League school Cornell University next year in Ithaca, New York. He plays baseball at GHS, is a swimming team member, and sings in the school choir.

Walters is also great in the classroom and is a member of the National Honor Society.

A segment featuring Walters will air on Sunday, September 26, during “Sports Special with Joe Trahan,” which airs on Channel 8 on Sunday nights following the 10:00 P.M. newscast.

Sponsored by North Texas Buick Dealers, the program recognizes North Texas high school seniors who have excelled in academics and athletics and contribute to making their community a better place to live.  Nominees must be a senior who is in the top 20% of their class.