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Katie Browne

Louisiana Young Heroes

Details

Collection:LPB

Genre: Awards

Place Covered: Zachary, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2012-06-21

Duration: 00:04:27

Subjects: Louisiana Young Heroes | Browne, Katie

Contributors:

  • Browne, Katie Interviewee
  • Efferson, Leslie Interviewee
  • Yellot, Robert Christopher Interviewee
  • Miles, Eric Interviewee
  • Etue, Crystal Interviewee

Description

This segment from the 2012 Young Heroes Award Ceremony features a profile of honoree Katie Browne, a senior at Zachary High School. Browne has overcome difficulties in her personal life, including the loss of her house in a fire and the death of her mother in a car accident in 2011. She is an excellent student and an all-star catcher on the softball team. She was named the Most Valuable Player in her district and received a scholarship to play softball for the University of Georgia.