Burger King Student Athlete of the Week: Kaleb Strawderman

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PENN LAIRD, Va. (WHSV) -- Spotswood boys basketball is preparing for a potential state title run, their star senior Kaleb Strawderman is this week's Burger King Student Athlete of the Week.

Strawderman has taken lessons from those before him, and is a leader and mentor for his current younger teammates.

"No one has done it better than Kaleb," Spotswood boys varsity basketball head coach Chad Edwards said. "Our young guys respect him, he's a man of few words, but when he does speak they carry a lot of weight."

In the classroom, he has a 4.35 GPA.

"The boy is all business and when I say that he's focused in the classroom, always on task and attentive day in and day out," Spotswood high school government teacher Emmett Sheahan said.

Strawderman is hoping to win the state title in basketball this year. For college, he is considering Virginia and Virginia Tech, and would like to study computer science.