Scholar Athlete of the Week: Northrop's Mark Makevit - Jan. 3 (VIDEO)

By Eric Dutkiewicz - 21Alive

January 3, 2014 Updated Jan 3, 2014 at 6:36 PM EST

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (21Alive) - The 21Alive/Parkview Sports Medicine Scholar Athlete of the Week is Northrop High School wrestler Mark Makevit.

Makevit earns a 4.1 grade point average in the classroom, and ranks 7th in the Bruins' senior class.

He is also a member of the National Honor Society; and he works at Dunkin Donuts.

Makevit says he would like to attend the U.S. Naval Academy, and hopes one day to be a pilot.

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