A 2017 graduate of the University of Nevada LasVegas, Kinesiological Sciences, Avery made the Dean’s List with a 3.8 grade pointaverage. He planned to apply to the UNLV Physical Therapy Program in Decemberto pursue a doctoral degree.
Avery left his mark everywhere he went, especiallyin Henderson. He was a top student at Vanderburg Elementary and Bob MillerMiddle School, where he also played the cello as a member of the orchestra.Avery attended Foothill High School, where he developed into a three-sportscholar-athlete and earned the prestigious White Letter.
“I don’t have weekdays in my calendar – onlystrong days” – Avery R. Burton