On Saturday, February 1, model students chosen by Mrs. Ganther and Mr. Vasquez were honored at a Cal. State University Basketball game. The honored students were Jayden Call, who was chosen by Mrs. Ganther, and Jenelle Galiza who was chosen by Mr. Vasquez. The two 8th graders were featured for being model students. According to Mrs. Ganther, they are two great basketball players as well. When asked what appeals to them most about basketball, Janelle replied,” Basketball is fun and challenging, and even when it’s not my day, it still brings me joy”. When asked the same question, Jayden responded,” I like the competitiveness”. These students have made Cope a better place to be.