Marcus Platt from Horton High School is this week’s Hy-Vee Scholar Athlete presented by Kaw Valley Bank. Marcus holds a 4.22 GPA and plays football, runs cross country & track, and is a powerlifter. He is involved in Spanish Club, as well as Scholars Bowl, where he took second place in the State competition. He also competed in Skills USA, where he received second place in the State competition for math. In addition, Marcus is an Eagle Scout. Next year, he will attend Pittsburg State University, where he plans to major in English.