Lugoff, SC (WLTX) --- Shon Belton's senior year could have turned into a nightmare had it not been for the leadership shown by him and his fellow upperclassmen.
The quarterback of Lugoff-Elgin has seen the team struggle through a one-win season with one game left in his football career.
Belton, to his credit, has taken the lead role in making sure the team approaches each game with a determination to win, regardless of the final score.
A participant in Palmetto Boys State, Shon is a member of the National Honor Society, the Beta Club where he is the vice president, FCA and he has been the most valuable player of the football team for two seasons.
One of the most recognizable athletes in Kershaw County, Shon hopes to play football at the next level. Regardless of where he ends up, Shon plans on a career as a physical therapist after graduation.