Irondale athlete earns Athena Award

Pictured, from left: Chris Torvi, Ron Broberg, Brent McGrew, Liz Axberg, Tom Franta and Amy Janecek. (Submitted photo)
Pictured, from left: Chris Torvi, Ron Broberg, Brent McGrew, Liz Axberg, Tom Franta and Amy Janecek. (Submitted photo)

Liz Axberg was named the Athena Award winner for Irondale High School. The St. Paul Area Athena Awards program honors female high school seniors for their athletic achievements. Axberg has excelled in cross country, nordic ski and track. She will be attending St. Catherine’s University in the fall and plans on majoring in public health.