Tigers News · Introducing DuVal’s First Student-Athlete Leadership Team!

The DuVal Athletic Department is proud to announce new officers for its first ever Student-Athlete Leadership Team (SALT)!  Please congratulate the following student-athletes who have been elected as officers:

Chairperson- Jazlynn Joiner (‘21)

1st Vice Chairperson- Pierce Commodore (‘21)

2nd Vice Chairperson- Marcus Hilliard (‘21)

3rd Vice Chairperson- Donna Nwange (‘21)

4th Vice Chairperson- Tristan Holliday (‘21)

5th Vice Chairperson- Justice Quainoo (‘21)

Secretary of Records- Nzubechi Chukwocha (‘21)

Assistant Secretary of Records- Saebrin Charles (‘21)

The Student-Athlete Leadership Team will serve as a bridge between the Department of Athletics/Administration and the student-athletes at DuVal High. The SALT will work actively to build a sense of community, encourage sportsmanship in all facets of DHS life, promote athletics, and create a positive student-athlete image amongst the student body at DuVal High School.


– To promote and facilitate communication between athletics, administration, and student-athletes about concerns, problems or suggestions;

– Create awareness of all programs available within the athletic department;

– Encourage participation in all athletic department programs;

– Support student-athletes wanting to achieve honor roll status by promoting tools available at DuVal;

– Identify and support issues specific to student-athletes;

– To generate a student-athlete voice within the formulation of athletics policies;

– To promote more interaction between DuVal Athletics, the student body, and the community;

– To continually strive for improvement in all aspects pertaining to DuVal Athletics (from academics to facilities);

– To build a sense of community and encourage unity, common purpose, and camaraderie between teams and among all athletes in the athletic program.