Rep. Callton hosts Lakewood volleyball champs at state Capitol

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State Rep. Mike Callton was joined in Lansing today by the Class B state champion Lakewood High School volleyball team, where legislators helped the Vikings celebrate their big win. Callton was proud to welcome the student-athletes to Lansing, where they enjoyed a tour of the Capitol and were recognized by all of the lawmakers present in the House and Senate chambers during session on Jan. 24.

State Rep. Mike Callton, R-Nashville, right, is pictured with the 2012 Lakewood High School women's volleyball team.  At left is head coach Kellie Rowland. The Vikings captured their first state title last November, and were honored at the Capitol on Jan. 24.

State Rep. Mike Callton, R-Nashville, right, is pictured with the 2012 Lakewood High School women’s volleyball team. At left is head coach Kellie Rowland. The Vikings captured their first state title last November, and were honored at the Capitol on Jan. 24.

“It was my pleasure to acknowledge this group of outstanding student-athletes for their excellence on the volleyball court and in the classroom,” said Callton, R-Nashville.  “These young women have shown remarkable dedication and a strong work ethic all of the Lakewood community can be proud of.”

The Lakewood High School champions made the trip to Lansing with head coach Kellie Rowland, where they were presented with a tribute signed by Callton and Gov. Rick Snyder.