All-Star Athlete photo gallery

Published On: Oct 26 2011 06:57:30 PM EDT   Updated On: Nov 04 2011 07:00:00 PM EDT

Each week, The Local Station and VyStar Credit Union honors a high school athlete from any sport who also excels in academics and community service with the All-Star Athlete award. Return each week to see the week's honoree.

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Neal Mars is on the Football and Weightlifting teams at Fleming Island High School. Neal is a 3-year varsity starter and a 2014 Fleming Island Eagle Pride Award Winner. He volunteers for Relay for Life, Be the Match and several other volunteer runs and walks. He currently has a 3.7 GPA.

Watch Neal's interview with sports director Sam Kouvaris