Coastal Bend Heroes

Coastal Bend Heroes-Pictured left to right: Meelena Fletcher, Greta Kieschnick, Tracyh Tannehill and Janu Patel

Sinton High School won first place in the 2017-2018 Coastal Bend Heroes Challenge Blood Drive for 4AAAA schools in the Coastal Bend. The award was presented Wednesday, May 16 at the Coastal Bend Blood Center Awards Luncheon in Corpus Christi. The Sinton Pirate blood drives generated 522 units. Pictured receiving the award are Meelena Fletcher, Greta Kieschnick,who are the new SHS Blood Drive Ambassadors for 2018-10, Tracy Tannehill, Janu Patel, SHS Blood Drive Ambassadors for this year and Celeste Baggett Coastal Bend Blood Center Donor Recruiter/Public Relations. This school year there were 235 Blood Drives at 53 schools in the Coastal Bend. 10,961 units of blood were collected.