Alumni Feature: Aaron Newkirk
The Crater Foundation Newsletter is proud to profile Aaron Newkirk a 1994 Crater High graduate. Aaron attended Jewett Elementary School, Scenic Junior High School and Crater High School. Aaron participated in basketball, soccer and cross country during his years at Crater High School. He received 2nd team all-conference honors in basketball his junior year and received 1st team all- conference and honorable mention all-state in basketball his senior year.
Following graduation from Crater High, Aaron enrolled at George Fox University where he spent the next five years. He played basketball for the Bruins four years and earned a Bachelor of Science degree in History in 1998. He continued with his schooling and received a Master of Arts degree in Teaching in 1999. During his years at George Fox he met and married his wife Heidi in 1997. Aaron and Heidi have three children, Alex (14), Anna (12) and Allie (1).