Copeland was presented with the award on Sept. 29 at the TSBA Fall District meeting for the Mid-Cumberland region at Centennial High School. The Student Recognition Award recognizes students from across the state who have distinguished themselves in academics, community leadership and engagement. One student is selected from each region in the state. Copeland has served as the HHS class president for three years and is the president of the school’s Unified Club. She’s also a member of the HHS volleyball team.