ZEELAND (WZZM) - Megan Swett is a leader at Zeeland West High School.

The senior is a two-time captain of the Dux' varisty basketball team. She also is the Vice President of student senate.

Swett's leadership, smarts and athletic talent have earned her this week's Meijer Scholar Athlete award.

Megan started her senior year in basketball with a double-double performance. She led the Dux with 18 points and 12 rebounds.

Besides starring for the basketball team as a four-year varsity starter, Swett is also a member of Zeeland West's National Honor Society.

Megan is planning on pursuing a career in the medical field when she heads to college next year. She told WZZM she is interested in becoming a nurse practitioner.