Fort Hays State University awards scholarships for 2017-18 year

 

09/13/17
HAYS, Kan. - Local students are among the winners of general academic scholarships for the 2017-18 academic year from Fort Hays State University.

This final listing includes some students who have won additional scholarships since being recognized earlier in the year for awards presented to them at FHSU Student Recognition Programs. It also includes students from other states.

Kansas students are listed alphabetically by hometown and ZIP code. Students from other states are listed by state, hometown and ZIP code.

KANSAS
Abilene (67410):
Kelsey Jones, a 2017 Abilene High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in biology. Jones, daughter of Dave and Kathy Jones, Abilene, is majoring in biology.
Christina Mohlman, a 2017 Abilene High School graduate, received a $500 Academic Opportunity Award. Mohlman is the daughter of Kurtis and Janette Mohlman, Abilene.
Madisyn Riffel, a 2017 Abilene High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award. Riffel, daughter of Laird and Shawna Riffel, Abilene, is majoring in nursing.
Braedon Smith, a 2017 Abilene High School graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award from the Department of Computer Science. Smith, son of Benjamin and Kimberly Smith, Abilene, is majoring in computer science.
Samantha Stewart, a 2017 Abilene High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in chemistry. Stewart, daughter of Erik and Heather Stewart, Abilene, is majoring in chemistry.
Bryce Strickland, a 2017 Abilene High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in psychology. Strickland, daughter of Patrick Minther and Dana Strickland, Abilene, is majoring in psychology.
Darren Whalen, a 2017 Abilene High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Whalen, son of Steve and Theresa Whalen, Abilene, is majoring in music.
Abigail Young, a 2015 Abilene High School graduate and a Cottey College transfer student, received a $1,000 Transfer Student Scholarship. Young, daughter of Troy and Nikki Young, Abilene, is majoring in music.
Benjamin Youngmark, a 2017 Abilene High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in health and human performance. Youngmark, son of Brad and Patricia Youngmark, Abilene, is majoring in health and human performance.

Agra (67621): Kassie Bretton, a 2017 Thunder Ridge High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Bretton, daughter of Scott and Kelly Bretton, Agra, is majoring in nursing.

Andale (67001): Zachary Meyer, a 2017 Andale High School graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction. Meyer, son of Rob and Phyllis Meyer, Andale, is majoring in chemistry.
Elaine Neville, a 2015 Andale High School graduate and a Hutchinson Community College transfer student, received a $1,500 Transfer Student Scholarship. Neville, daughter of Greg and Jane Neville, Andale, is majoring in accounting.

Andover (67002): Miranda Ballowe, a 2017 Andover Central High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Ballowe,daughter of Scott and Jamie Ballowe, Andover, is majoring in biology.
Jack Jacoby, a 2017 Andover Central High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Jacoby, son of Chris and Terri Jacoby, Andover, is majoring in biology.

Anthony (67003): Holly Andres, a 2017 Chaparral High School graduate, received a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in social work. Andres, daughter of Gary and Barbara Andres, Anthony, is majoring in social work.
Estin Overton, a 2017 Chaparral High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Overton, son of Michelle Overton, Anthony, is majoring in health and human performance.
Marissa Yoder, a 2017 Chaparral High School graduate , received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in allied health. Yoder, daughter of Mike and Sara Yoder, Anthony, is majoring in allied health.

Ashland (67831): Shelby Luerman, a 2015 Ashland High School graduate and a Dodge City Community College transfer student, received a $1,000 Transfer Student Scholarship. Luerman, daughter of Andy and Becky Luerman, Ashland, is majoring in radiologic technology.

Attica (67009): Brady Ricke, a 2017 Attica High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in nursing. Ricke, son of Bret and Cheri Ricke, Attica, is majoring in nursing.

Baldwin City (66006): Hayden Burkhart, a 2017 Baldwin High School graduate, received a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in leadership studies. Burkhart, son of Bob and Stacy Burkhart, Baldwin City, is majoring in leadership studies.
Taylor Cawley, a 2017 Baldwin High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in allied health. Cawley, daughter of Steve and Lisa Cawley, Baldwin City, is majoring in radiologic technology.
Riley O'Rourke, a 2017 Baldwin High School graduate, received a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in art. O'Rourke, daughter of Ashley O'Rourke, Baldwin City, is majoring in art.

Belaire (67226): Kenneth James, a 2017 Wichita Heights High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in criminal justice. James, son of Ken and Wendy James, Belaire, is majoring in justice studies.

Belle Plaine (67013): Dylan Reuter, a 2017 Oxford High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Reuter, son of Darwin and Angela Reuter, Belle Plaine, is majoring in health and human performance.

Belleville (66935): Nicholas Piroutek, a 2017 Republic County High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award. Piroutek is the son of Russ and Stacia Piroutek, Belleville.
Kodi Smith, a 2017 Republic County High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in biology. Smith, daughter of Jeff and Pam Smith, Belleville, is majoring in biology.

Beloit (67420): Hunter Budke, a 2017 Beloit High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Budke, son of Brent and Kim Budke, Beloit, is majoring in business.
Madison Cashatt, a 2017 Beloit High School graduate, received a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in psychology. Cashatt, daughter of Luke and Heather Cashatt, Beloit, is majoring in psychology.
Cayden Cox, a 2017 Beloit High School graduate, received a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in business. Cox, son of Dallas and Linda Cox, Beloit, is majoring in business.
Davis Dubbert, a 2017 St. John High School graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in mathematics. Dubbert, son of David and Jeri Dubbert, Beloit, is majoring in mathematics.
Ryan Gengler, a 2017 St. John High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in health and human performance. Gengler, son of Dean and Amy Gengler, Beloit, is majoring in human and health performance.
Greg Gunderson, a 2017 St. John Catholic High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Gunderson, son of Greg and Patti Gunderson, Beloit, is majoring in biology.
Sarina Gunderson, a 2015 St. John Catholic High School graduate and a Cloud County Community College transfer student, received a $1,000 Transfer Student Scholarship. Gunderson, daughter of Greg and Patti Gunderson, Beloit, is majoring in nursing.
Drake Kee, a 2017 St. John High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in biology. Kee, son of Allen and Marcy Kee, Beloit, is majoring in biology.
Makenna Trumble, a 2016 Beloit High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Trumble, daughter of Sam and Susan Eilert, Beloit, is majoring in biology.
Elizabeth Walter, a 2017 St. John High School graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction. Walter, daughter of Joe and Kate Walter, Beloit, is majoring in business management.
Teegan Zachary, a 2017 Beloit High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Zachary, son of Luke and Kristen Long, Beloit, is majoring in health and human performance.

Berryton (66409): Criquet Smith, a 2017 Shawnee Heights High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in leadership studies. Smith, daughter of Corey and Monica Smith, Berryton, is majoring in leadership studies.

Bird City (67731): Arais Castillo, a 2017 Cheylin High School graduate, received a $4,000 Access to Academic Opportunity Grant. Castillo, daughter of Jesus and Nora Castillo, Bird City, is majoring in psychology.
Vaneza Castillo, a 2016 Cheylin High School graduate, received a $4,000 Access to Academic Opportunity Grant. Castillo, daughter of Jesus and Nora Castillo, Bird City, is majoring in biology.
Kevin Estrada, a 2017 Cheylin High School graduate, received a $4,000 Access to Academic Opportunity Grant. Estrada, son of Martin and Leticia Estrada, Bird City, is majoring in biology.

Bluff City (67018): Dodge Mattingly, a 2017 high school graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction. Mattingly, son of Doug and Tammy Mattingly, Bluff City, is majoring in mathematics.

Bonner Springs (66012): Caleb Brungardt, a 2017 Bonner Springs High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award. Brungardt, son of Daniel and Beverly Brungardt, Bonner Springs, is majoring in agriculture.

Bremen (66412): Jacob Drey, a 2015 Marysville High School graduate, received a $1,500 Transfer Student Scholarship. Drey, son of Douglas and Jennifer Drey, Bremen, is majoring in health and human performance.

Brookville (67425): Sydney Omli, a 2017 Ell-Saline High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in teacher education. Omli, daughter of Tom and Susie Omli, Brookville, is majoring in elementary education.

Bucklin (67834): Sierra Collins, a 2017 Bucklin High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Collins, daughter of Shane Collins and Katie Darrough, Bucklin, is majoring in biology.
Kaitlyn Copeland, a 2017 Bucklin High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Copeland, daughter of Carla Copeland, Bucklin, is majoring in teacher education.

Buhler (67522): Sandra Fabian, a 2017 Buhler High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Fabian, daughter of Peter and Angela Fabian, Buhler, is majoring in education.

Burlingame (66413): Harper Neu, a 2017 Burlingame High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Neu, son of Ian and Amanda Griffin, Burlingame, is majoring in health and human performance.

Cedar (67628): Danielle Riley, a 2016 Thunder Ridge High School graduate and a Kansas State University transfer student, received a $1,000 Transfer Student Scholarship. Riley, daughter of Tim and Annette Riley, Cedar, is majoring in history.

Chanute (66720): Zoie Stewart, a 2015 Chanute High School graduate and a Neosho County Community College transfer student, received a $4,500 Phi Theta Kappa All-Kansas Academic Team Scholarship. Stewart, daughter of John and Julie Stewart, Chanute, is majoring in communication sciences and disorders.

Chapman (67431): Dominique Simmons, a 2015 Junction City High School graduate and a Cloud County Community College transfer student, received a $1,500 Transfer Student Scholarship. Simmons, daughter of Herman Simmons Jr., Chapman, is majoring in accounting.
Madison Welsh, a 2017 Chapman High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in allied health. Welsh, daughter of Marie Holloman, Chapman, is majoring in radiologic technology.

Chase (67524): Cordon Rowley, a 2017 Lyons High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in agriculture. Rowley, son of Justin and Kindra Rowley, Chase, is majoring in agriculture.

Cheney (67025): Griffin Hedrick, a 2017 Cheney High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in agriculture. Hedrick, son of Stewart and Kimberly Hedrick, Cheney, is majoring in agricultural business.

Cimarron (67835): Joseph Stegman, a 2017 Cimarron High School graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction. Stegman, son of Michael and Marcie Stegman, Cimarron, is majoring in chemistry.
Brooklyn Walker, a 2017 Cimarron High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in education. Walker, daughter of Lance and Myra Walker, Cimarron, is majoring in elementary education.

Circleville (66416): James Fund, a 2017 Jackson Heights High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in business. Fund, son of Dan and Jodi Shupe, Circleville, and Scott Fund, is majoring in marketing.

Claflin (67525): McKenna Hammeke, a 2015 Central Plains High School graduate and a Barton Community College transfer student, received a $1,000 Transfer Student Scholarship. Hammeke, daughter of Kori Hammeke, Claflin, is majoring in political science.
Janae Ryan, a 2017 Central Plains High School graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction. Ryan, daughter of Jim and Lisa Ryan, Claflin, is majoring in business.
Michael Ryan, a 2016 Central Plains High School graduate and a Bethany College transfer student, received a $1,000 Transfer Student Scholarship. Ryan, son of Jim and Lisa Ryan, Claflin, is majoring in health and human performance.

Clearwater (67026): Jade Lewis, a 2017 Clearwater High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award . Lewis, daughter of Heath and Denise Lewis, Clearwater, is majoring in biology.
Jaden Mount, a 2015 Clearwater High School graduate and a Cowley County Community College transfer student, received a $1,500 Transfer Student Scholarship. Mount, son of Shawn Mount and Allisha Schermerhorn, Clearwater, is majoring in management.

Clyde (66938): Michael Cyr, a 2017 Clifton-Clyde High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in mathematics. Cyr, son of Charles and Denise Cyr, Clyde, is majoring in mathematics.
Gracie Rudolph, a 2017 Clifton-Clyde High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Rudolph, daughter of Edmund and Lacie Rudolph, Clyde, is majoring in social work.

Colby (67701): Elizabeth Koel, a 2017 Colby High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Koel, daughter of Jennifer Otten, Colby, is majoring in radiologic technology.
Brock O'Brien, a 2017 A Beka Academy homeschool graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction. O'Brien, son of Daniel and Lois O'Brien, Colby, is majoring in business.
Ashli Pruett, a 2017 Colby High School graduate, received a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in art. Pruett, daughter of Alejandro and Kelly Quintero, Colby, is majoring in art.
Tresta Urban, a 2015 Colby High School graduate and a Colby Community College transfer student, received a $1,000 Transfer Student Scholarship. Urban, daughter of Marvin and Martina Urban, Colby, is majoring in agriculture.
Madison Wiens, a 2017 Colby High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in art. Wiens, daughter of Mike and Jackie Wiens, Colby, is majoring in art.
Alex Zimmerman, a 2017 Colby High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Zimmerman, son of Chad and Angela Zimmerman, Colby, is majoring in business.

Coldwater (67029): Kody Huck, a 2017 South Central High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in agriculture. Huck, son Nathan and Leasa Huck, Coldwater, is majoring in agriculture.

Collyer (67631): Amber Kinderknecht, a 2017 Quinter High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in psychology. Kinderknecht, daughter of T.J. and Deborah Kinderknecht, Collyer, is majoring in psychology.

Colwich (67030): Grace Buessing, a 2017 Bishop Carroll High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in nursing. Buessing, daughter of Andy and Hope Buessing, Colwich, is majoring in nursing.
Nathan Gage, a 2017 Andale High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in business. Gage, son of Chris and Kerry Gage, Colwich, is majoring in business.
Virginia Gerber, a 2017 Bishop Carroll High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Gerber, daughter of Ron and Kelly Gerber, Colwich, is majoring in nursing.

Concordia (66901):
Hayley Bennett, a 2017 Concordia High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Bennett, daughter of Emily Bennett, Concordia, is majoring in nursing.
Tristan Kearn, a 2017 Concordia High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Kearn, son of Dannie and Tanya Kearn, Concordia, pans to major in biology.
Jacob Palmquist, a 2017 Concordia High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in business. Palmquist, son of Nicole Clark, Concordia, and Steve Palmquist, Concordia, is majoring in management.
Ruan Silva, a 2014 Colegio Nacional High School graduate and a Cloud County Community College transfer student, received a $1,500 Transfer Student Scholarship. Silva, son of Rogirio Theodore Vieira da Silva and Rosimara Cadari, Uberlandia, Brazil, is majoring in finance.
Caleb Strait, a 2015 Concordia High School graduate and a Cloud County Community College transfer student, received a $1,000 Transfer Student Scholarship. Strait, son of Gary and Cynthia Strait, Concordia, is majoring in history.

Conway Springs (67031): Alaina O'Neill, a 2017 Conway Springs High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. O'Neill, daughter of Deborah O'Neill, Conway Springs, is majoring in modern language.

Council Grove (66846): Matyson Leydig, a 2015 Council Grove High School graduate and a Cloud County Community College transfer student, received a $1,500 Transfer Student Scholarship. Leydig, daughter of Mark Leydig and Patricia Schroeder, Council Grove, is majoring in accounting.

Cunningham (67035): Annika Panek, a 2016 Cunningham High School graduate and a Barton Community College transfer student, received a $1,500 Transfer Student Scholarship. Panek, daughter of Duane and Cindy Panek, Cunningham, is majoring in social work.

De Soto (66018): Kayla Deghand, a 2017 De Soto High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Deghand, daughter of Stephen and Lynette Deghand, De Soto, is majoring in communication sciences and disorders.
Jackson Thaemert, a 2017 De Soto High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Thaemert, son of Joel and DeAnn Thaemert, De Soto, is majoring in communication.

Derby (67037): Taylor Bynum, a 2017 Derby High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Bynum, daughter of Timothy and Shawna Bynum, Derby, is majoring in biology.
Abby Cahn, a 2015 Kapaun Mount Carmel High School graduate, received a $1,500 Transfer Student Scholarship. Cahn, daughter of Robert and Stacey Cahn, Derby, is majoring in teacher education.
Haley Whitmer, a 2017 Derby High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Whitmer, daughter of Rob and Eva Whitmer, Derby, is majoring in art.

Dighton (67839): Dylan Foos, a 2017 Dighton High School graduate, received a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in agriculture. Foos, son of Mark and Stacey Foos, Dighton, is majoring in agriculture.

Dodge City (67801): Anika Albert, a 2017 Minneola High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Albert, daughter of Claire Albert, Dodge City, is majoring in nursing.
Aylin Arredondo, a 2017 Dodge City High School graduate, received a $1,000 FHSU Hispanic College Institute Scholarship. Arredondo, daughter of Maria Arredondo, Dodge City, is majoring in psychology.
Brett Groth, a 2017 Dodge City High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in health and human performance. Groth, son of Jim and Sue Groth, Dodge City, is majoring in health and human performance.
Adam Kessen, a 2017 Dodge City High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Kessen, son of Greg and Lois Kessen, Dodge City, is majoring in mathematics.
Ryan Schultz, a 2017 Spearville High School graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in the Department of Chemistry. Schultz, son of Chris and Kathy Schultz, Dodge City, is majoring in biology.
Jacob Waldman, a 2015 Dodge City High School graduate and a Dodge City Community College transfer student, received a $1,500 Transfer Student Scholarship. Waldman, son of Bob Waldman, Dodge City, and Tammy Trabert, Dodge City, is majoring in information networking and telecommunications.

Downs (67437): Shay Endsley, a 2017 Lakeside High School graduate, received a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in business. Endsley, daughter of Troy and Jennifer Endsley, Downs, is majoring in business.

El Dorado (67042): Delaney McCaig, a 2015 El Dorado High School graduate and a Butler Community College transfer student, received a $1,500 Transfer Student Scholarship. McCaig, daughter of Russ and Staci McCaig, El Dorado, is majoring in art.

Elkhart (67950): Shon Gonzales, a 2017 Elkhart High School graduate, received a $4,000 Access to Academic Opportunity Grant. Gonzales, son of Antonia Villa, Elkhart, is majoring in business.

Ellinwood (67526): Bryce Lytle, a 2017 Great Bend High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Lytle is the son of Evan and Kristi Lytle, Ellinwood.
Cody Lytle, a 2014 Great Bend High School graduate and a University of Kansas transfer student, received a $1,000 Transfer Student Scholarship. Lytle, son of Evan and Kristi Lytle, Ellinwood, is majoring in criminal justice.

Ellis (67637): Taylor Beisner, a 2017 Ellis High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in applied technology. Beisner is the son of Kelly and Sandra Beisner, Ellis.
Brittany Bollig, a 2017 Ellis High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in business. Bollig, daughter of Mike and Jessica Bollig, Ellis, is majoring in accounting.
Allie Frickey, a 2017 Ellis High School graduate, received a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in business. Frickey, daughter of Brad and Stacy Frickey, Ellis, is majoring in business management.
Jessica Gamez-Ramos, a 2017 Ellis High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Gamez-Ramos, daughter of Domingo and Martha Gamez, Ellis, is majoring in medical diagnostic imaging.
Bryce Keithley, a 2017 Ellis High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in allied health. Keithley, son of Ron and Kim Keithley, Ellis, is majoring in allied health.
Rae McClung, a 2016 Hays High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in allied health. McClung, daughter of Ryan and Windy McClung, Ellis, is majoring in allied health.
Katelynn Milbourne, a 2017 Ellis High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Milbourne, daughter of Ben and Jacy Milbourne, Ellis, is majoring in psychology.
Derek Pfeifer, a 2017 Ellis High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in agriculture. Pfeifer, son of Dave and LuAnn Pfeifer, Ellis, is majoring in agriculture.
Jared Pfeifer, a 2015 Ellis High School and a Cloud Community College transfer student, received a $1,000 Transfer Student Scholarship. Pfeifer, son of Sheldon and April Pfeifer, Ellis, is majoring in health and human performance.
Easton Smith, a 2017 Ellis High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Smith is the son of Chris and Gina Smith, Ellis.
Joshua Smith, a 2017 Ellis High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in geosciences. Smith, son of Steve and Susan Smith, Ellis, is majoring in geology.

Ellsworth (67439): Jessie Graves, a 2017 Ellsworth High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Graves, daughter of Bill and Carolyn Graves, Ellsworth, is majoring in communication sciences and disorders.
Braden Holecek, a 2017 Ellsworth High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in informatics. Holecek, son of Darin and Cindy Holecek, Ellsworth, is majoring in informatics.
Tevin Rice, a 2017 Ellsworth High School graduate, received a $500 Academic Opportunity Award criminal justice. Rice, son of Dwayne and Elizabeth Rice, Ellsworth, is majoring in criminal justice.

Emporia (66801): Bryce Baumwart, a 2015 Emporia High School graduate and a Barton Community College transfer student, received a $1,000 Transfer Student Scholarship. Baumwart, son of Matt and Deidra Baumwart, Emporia, is majoring in health and human performance.
Tessa Kriss, a 2017 Emporia High School and Kansas Academy of Mathematics and Science graduate, received a $4,000 KAMS Scholarship, a $2,000 University Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in mathematics. Kriss, daughter of Thomas and Michelle Kriss, Emporia, is majoring in mathematics.
Wyatt Mattas, a 2017 Emporia High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Mattas, son of Ray and Becky Mattas, Emporia, is majoring in computer science.

Eudora (66025): Kieran Martin, a 2017 Eudora High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Martin is the son of Sharon Edgar, Eudora, and Jim Martin, Lawrence.

Eureka (67045): Chase Shaw, a 2017 Madison High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Shaw, son of Kevin and Lynetta Shaw, Eureka, is majoring in biology.

Fredonia (66736)
: Nicole Blackwill, a 2017 Fredonia High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in biology. Blackwill, daughter of Kari Odell, Fredonia, is majoring in biology.

Garden City (67846): Guadalupe Arredondo, a 2014 Garden City High School graduate and a Garden City Community College transfer student, received a $4,500 Phi Theta Kappa All-Kansas Academic Team Scholarship and a $1,500 Transfer Student Scholarship. Arredondo, daughter of Humberto and Martha Arredondo, Garden City, is majoring in radiologic technology.
Claudia Castro-Porras, a 2016 Garden City High School graduate and a Garden City Community College transfer student, received a $4,000 Access to Academic Opportunity Grant. Castro-Porras, daughter of David and Veronica Castro, Garden City, is majoring in elementary education.
Sally Dinkel, a 2017 Garden City High School graduate, received a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in education. Dinkel, daughter of Mark and Julie Dinkel, Garden City, is majoring in teacher education.
Sabaha Hassen, a 2017 Garden City High School graduate, received a $2,000 Access to Academic Opportunity Grant. Hassen, daughter of Abdi Kemal, Garden City, is majoring in business.
Yesenia Huerta, a 2017 Garden City High School graduate, received a $300 Walmart Scholarship. Huerta, daughter of Bacilio and Maria Huerta, Garden City, is majoring in physics.
Aleecya Meinert, a 2015 Garden City High School graduate and a Garden City Community College transfer student, received a $1,500 Transfer Student Scholarship. Meinert, daughter of Donna Meinert, Garden City, is majoring in art.
Arielle Miller, a 2017 Garden City High School graduate, received a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in English. Miller, daughter of Michele Agai, Garden City, and Kevin Miller, Garden City, is majoring in English.
Raymond Nicodemus, a 2014 Garden City High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Nicodemus, son of Dale and Lu Nicodemus, Garden City, is majoring in accounting.
Zackery Owens, a 2015 Holcomb High School graduate and a Garden City Community College transfer student, received a $1,500 Transfer Student Scholarship. Owens, son of Bod Owens, Garden City, and Becky Zepeda, Hobbs, N.M., is majoring in business.
Alejandra Puentes, a 2013 Garden City High School graduate and a Garden City Community College transfer student , received a $1,000 Transfer Student Scholarship. Puentes, daughter of Antonio Puentes and Carolina Hernandez, Garden City, is majoring in social work.
Kevin Reyes, a 2017 Garden City High School graduate, received a $2,000 Access to Academic Opportunity Grant. Reyes, son of Jose and Mirian Reyes, Garden City, is majoring in finance.
Edgar Rodriguez-Jimenez, a 2015 Garden City High School graduate and a Garden City Community College transfer student, received a $1,500 Transfer Student Scholarship. Rodriguez-Jimenez, son of Seferino and Maria Rodriguez, Garden City, is majoring in criminal justice.
Lucia Saldana, a 2016 Garden City High School graduate and a Pittsburg State University transfer student, received a $1,000 Transfer Student Scholarship. Saldana, daughter of Antonio Saldana and Juanita Irene Gaytan, Garden City, is majoring in chemistry.
Connor Schultz, a 2015 Garden City High School graduate and an Ottawa University transfer student, received a $1,000 Transfer Student Scholarship. Schultz, son of Gerald and Loretta Schultz, Garden City, is majoring in communication.
Camdon Sweet, a 2016 Pratt High School graduate and a Pratt Community College transfer student, received a $1,000 Transfer Student Scholarship. Sweet, son of Jay and Becky Sweet, Garden City, is majoring in biology.
Marcus Tula, a 2017 Garden City High School graduate, received a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in business. Tula, son of Nicole Cruz, Garden City, is majoring in business.
Connar Younkman, a 2016 Holcomb High School graduate and a North Central Kansas Technical College transfer student, received a $1,500 Transfer Student Scholarship. Younkman, son of Kristina Younkman, Garden City, is majoring in applied technology.

Garden Plain (67050): Dylan Gordon, a 2017 Garden Plain High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award. Gordon, son of Kevin and Kristen Gordon, Garden Plain, is majoring in accounting.
Kylie Thomas, a 2017 Garden Plain High School graduate, received a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in art. Thomas, daughter of Clint and Staci Thomas, Garden Plain, is majoring in graphic design.

Gardner (66030): Alexandra Fox, a 2013 Gardner-Edgerton High School graduate and a Johnson County Community College transfer student, received a $1,000 Transfer Student Scholarship. Fox, daughter of Matt and Jennifer Fox, Gardner, is majoring in tourism and hospitality management.
Andrew Plank, a 2015 Gardner-Edgerton High School graduate and a Garden City Community College transfer student, received a $1,000 Transfer Student Scholarship. Plank, son of Gregg Plank, Gardner, is majoring in health and human performance.

Geneseo (67444): Tristan Heath, a 2017 Lyons High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award. Heath, son of Mike and Marci Heath, Geneseo, is majoring in nursing.

Glen Elder (67446): Brooke Abram, a 2017 Beloit High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Abram, daughter of Shane and Joellis Abram, Glen Elder, is majoring in elementary education.
Evangeline Colarossi, a 2017 Tipton Catholic High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award. Colarossi, daughter of Thomas and Brenda Colarossi, Glen Elder, is majoring in chemistry.

Goddard (67052): Yunseo Choi, a 2017 Goddard High School graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction. Choi, daughter of Jongho Choi and Eunmee Goh, Goddard, is majoring in physics.
Aaron Kerschen, a 2017 Andale High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award. Kerschen, son of Denny and Rita Kerschen, Goddard, plans a career in physical therapy.
Taylor Richter, a 2017 Andale High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in health and human performance. Richter, son of Mike and Lori Richter, Goddard, is majoring in health and human performance.
Clara Towey, a 2017 Goddard High School graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in nursing. Towey, daughter of John and Carol Towey, Goddard, is majoring in nursing.
Jaryd Weber, a 2017 Andale High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Weber, son of Joel and Shamone Weber, Goddard, is majoring in justice studies.

Goodland (67735): Aaron Avelar, a 2015 Goodland High School graduate and a Hutchinson Community College transfer student, received a $1,000 Transfer Student Scholarship. Avelar, son of Poncho and Tara Avelar, Goodland, is majoring in business management.
Alyssa Helpingstine, a 2017 Goodland High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in allied health. Helpingstine, daughter of Trevor and Heather Henderson, Goodland, is majoring in radiologic technology.
Jamie Nemechek, a 2017 Goodland High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Nemechek, daughter of Jerry and Penny Nemechek, Goodland, is majoring in biology.
Bryson West, a 2017 homeschool graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in physics. West, son of Steve and Amy West, Goodland, is majoring in physics.
Kate Zelfer, a 2017 Goodland High School graduate, received a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in agriculture. Zelfer, daughter of Sam and Diane Zelfer, Goodland, is majoring in agriculture.

Gove (67736): Evan Tustin, a 2017 Wheatland High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Tustin, son of Wayde and Cindy Tustin, Gove, is majoring in agriculture.

Great Bend (67530): Gladis Arellanes, a 2017 Great Bend High School graduate, received a $1,000 FHSU Hispanic College Institute Scholarship. Arellanes, daughter of Jaime Arellanes, Great Bend, is majoring in chemistry.
Josiah Caspers, a 2015 Ellinwood High School graduate and a Barton Community College transfer student, received a $1,500 Transfer Student Scholarship. Caspers, son of James and Lori Caspers, Great Bend, is majoring in computer science.
Abbigale Curtis, a 2017 Great Bend High School graduate, received a $500 Academic Opportunity Award. Curtis is the daughter of Angela Murphy, Sterling.
Morgan Kaiser, a 2017 Great Bend High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award. Kaiser is the daughter of Leonard and Brenda Kaiser, Great Bend.
Kaylan Lagerman, a 2016 Great Bend High School graduate, received a $500 Fort Hays State University Honor Society Scholarship. Lagerman, daughter of Chad Lagerman and Jennifer Dixon, Great Bend, is majoring in psychology.
Angel Martinez, a 2017 Great Bend High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in art. Martinzez, son of Angel and Ana Martinez, Great Bend, is majoring in graphic design.
Payton Mauler, a 2017 Great Bend High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in agriculture. Mauler, son of Jeff and Sally Mauler, Great Bend, is majoring in agriculture.
Jacob Murray, a 2017 Great Bend High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Murray, son of Mike and Stacie Murray, is majoring in mathematics.
Braulio Vargas, a 2017 Great Bend High School graduate, received a $2,000 Access to Academic Opportunity Grant. Vargas, son of Tomas and Rosa Vargas, Great Bend, is majoring in nursing.
Addison Westhoff, a 2017 Great Bend High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in art. Westhoff, daughter of Dale and Gina Westhoff, Great Bend, is majoring in art.
Shelby Wiesner, a 2016 Great Bend High School graduate and a Barton Community College transfer student, received a $1,500 Transfer Student Scholarship. Wiesner, daughter of Kevin and Carol Wiesner, Colby, is majoring in history.
Blake Wilt, a 2015 Ellinwood High School graduate and a Barton Community College transfer student, received a $1,500 Transfer Student Scholarship. Wilt, daughter of Johnny and Jana Wilt, Great Bend, is majoring in business.

Greensburg (67054): Tierra Cooper, a 2017 Kiowa County High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in nursing. Cooper, daughter of Jason and Susan West, Greensburg, and Rick McBee, is majoring in nursing.
Mackenzie Kendall, a 2017 Kiowa County High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in allied health. Kendall, daughter of Mick and Melinda Kendall, Greensburg, is majoring in medical diagnostic imaging.

Grinnell (67738): Mary Alexis Barnett, a 2017 Wheatland High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award. Barnett, daughter of Schad and Christina Barnett, Grinnell, is majoring in education.

Harper (67058): Saige Haley, a 2017 Chaparral High School graduate, received a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in history. Haley, daughter of Jeremy and Holli Green, Harper, and Chadrick Haley, is majoring in history.

Haven (67543): Michael Eash, a 2015 Haven High School graduate and a Hutchinson Community College transfer student, received a $1,000 FHSU Transfer Student Scholarship. Eash, son of Elmer and Rose Eash, Haven, is majoring in management.
David Hammett, a 2017 Maize High School graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in agriculture. Hammett, son of James and Amy Hammett, Haven, is majoring in agriculture.
Erik Hammett, a 2017 Maize High School graduate, received a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in physics. Hammett, son of James and Amy Hammett, Haven, is majoring in physics.

Hays (67601): Jacob Alexander, a 2017 Hays High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Alexander, son of Milissa Alexander, Hays, is majoring in biology.
Peyton Augustine, a 2017 Hays High School graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction. Augustine, daughter of Chad and Holly Augustine, Hays, is majoring in marketing.
Caleigh Befort, a 2017 Russell High School graduate, received a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in agriculture. Befort, daughter of Crystal Walton, Hays, is majoring in agricultural business.
Meagan Brin, a 2017 Thomas More Prep-Marian High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in allied health. Brin, daughter of Rodney and Verda Brin, Hays, is majoring inv radiologic technology.
Mikhail Brown, a 2017 Hays High School graduate, received a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in informatics. Brown, son of Gary and Apryl Brown, Hays, is majoring in informatics.
Alyssa Bryant, a 2017 Hays High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in allied health. Bryant, daughter of Shelley Bryant, Hays, is majoring in medical diagnostic imaging.
Angeline Bryant, a 2017 Hays High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Bryant is the daughter of Michelle Bryant, Hays.
Daniel Cano, a 2017 Hays High School graduate, received a $2,000 Access to Academic Opportunity Grant. Cano, son of Fernando and Blanca Cano, Hays, is majoring in criminal justice.
Brittney Cassity, a 2010 Circle High School graduate and a Butler County Community College transfer student, received a $1,000 Transfer Student Scholarship. Cassity is majoring in elementary education.
Keegan Chapman, a 2017 Hays High School graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction. Chapman, son of Korrie Chapman and Alaina Dresslar, Hays, is majoring in computer science.
Grant Coffman, a 2017 Hays High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award. Coffman, son of Amy Feauto, Hays, is majoring in health and human performance.
Jordyn Dake, a 2017 Hays High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in social work. Dake, daughter of Matt and Shawna Lyon, Hays, is majoring in social work.
Joslyn Dinkel, a 2017 Hays High School graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction. Dinkel, daughter of Chris and Kim Dinkel, Hays, is majoring in biology.
Sierra Eichman, a 2017 Hays High School graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in biology. Eichman, daughter of David and Sheila Eichman, Hays, is majoring in biology.
Courtney Ellis, a 2016 Hays High School graduate and a Dodge City Community College transfer student, received a $1,000 Transfer Student Scholarship. Ellis, daughter of Ryan and Rayna Flax, Hays, and Jeff Ellis, is majoring in social work.
Adam Emerson, a 2017 Hays High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in justice studies. Emerson, son of Chris and Carla Emerson, Hays, is majoring in criminal justice.
Elizabeth Emerson, a 2016 Hays High school graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Emerson, daughter of Chris and Carla Emerson, Hays, is majoring in geology.
Joseph Factor, a 2017 Hays High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award. Factor, son of Ray and Millie Factor, Hays, is majoring in physics.
Dylan Flegler, a 2017 Hays High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in criminal justice. Flegler, son of Kayla and Stu Flegler, Hays, is majoring in criminal justice.
Cooper Flores, a 2017 Hays High school graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in business. Flores, son of Tobias and Elizabeth Flores, Hays, is majoring in tourism and hospitality management.
Veranika Fuller, a 2017 Hays High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in political science. Fuller, daughter of Johnny and Cappy Fuller, Hays, is majoring in political science.
Haley George, a 2016 Hays High School graduate, received a $1,000 Transfer Student Scholarship. George, daughter of Dennis and Amy George, Hays, is majoring in teacher education.
Makenzie Giess, a 2017 Hays High School graduate, received a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in psychology. Giess, daughter of Dave and LaVonne Giess, Hays, is majoring in psychology.
Ana Goodlett, a 2017 Hays High School and Kansas Academy of Mathematics and Science graduate, received a $4,000 Kansas Academy of Mathematics and Science Scholarship, a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in history. Goodlett, daughter of David and Milka Goodlett, Hays, is majoring in history.
Karen Guzman, a 2017 Hays High School graduate, received a $2,000 Access to Academic Opportunity Grant. Guzman, daughter of Velia Morales, Hays, is majoring in medical diagnostic imaging.
Marla Guzman, a 2017 Hays High School graduate, received a $4,000 Access to Academic Opportunity Grant and a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Guzman, daughter of Javier and Maria Guzman, Hays, is majoring in biology.
Alanna Hansen, a 2017 Hays High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Hansen, daughter of Trent and Beth Hansen, Hays, is majoring in biology.
Bridget Heimann, a 2017 Thomas More Prep-Marian High School graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in biology. Heimann, daughter of William and Teresa Heimann, Hays, is majoring in biology.
Tanner Hunsicker, a 2017 Hays High School graduate, received a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in agriculture. Hunsicker, son of Ben and Dianna Hunsicker, Hays, is majoring in agriculture.
Nicholas Johnson-Cox, a 2017 Hays High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in physics. Johnson-Cox, son of Dan and Velvet Unrein, Hays, and Dave and Shelia Cox, Hays, is majoring in physics.
Megan Koenigsman, a 2017 Thomas More Prep-Marian High School graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in biology. Koenigsman, daughter of Joe and Tami Koenigsman, Hays, is majoring in biology.
Collyn Kreutzer, a 2017 Hays High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in business. Kreutzer, son of Roger and Sue Kreutzer, Hays, is majoring in business.
Aidan Lawson, a 2017 Hays High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Lawson, son of David Lawson and Tamera Dreiling, Hays, is majoring in computer science.
Hayden Lowe, a 2017 Thomas More Prep-Marian High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in biology. Lowe, son of Jeff and Jana Lowe, Hays, plans a career in physical therapy.
Payton Markley, a 2017 Hays High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award. Markley, daughter of Matthew Markley and Chasity Kinderknecht, Hays, is majoring in biology.
Matthew Moeder, a 2017 Thomas More Prep-Marian High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award. Moeder, son of Eric and Karen Moeder, Hays, is majoring in chemistry.
Jacqueline Paredes-Camal, a 2017 Hays High School graduate, received a $2,000 Access to Academic Opportunity Grant and a $500 Richard Sandoval Memorial Scholarship. Paredes, daughter of Mario Paredes and Sarai Camal, Hays, is majoring in nursing.
Emily Peckham, a 2015 Hays High School graduate and a Colby Community College transfer student, received a $1,500 Transfer Student Scholarship. Peckham, daughter of Rich and Joyce Peckham, Hays, plans a veterinary career.
Holley Perkins, a 2016 Wichita South High School graduate and a McPherson College transfer student, received a $1,000 Transfer Student Scholarship. Perkins, daughter of Sarah Lytle, Wichita, is majoring in music.
Joshua Plante, a 2017 Thomas More Prep-Marian High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in nursing. Plante, son of Norbert and Joyce Plante, Hays, and Lori Plante, is majoring in nursing.
Mason Potter, a 2016 Hays High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Potter, son of Krystal Potter, Hays, is majoring in business.
Tucker Rhoades, a 2017 Thomas More Prep-Marian High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Rhoades, son of Chris Rhoades, Hays, and Robin Lovewell, Hays, is majoring in geology.
Jacey Schaffer, a 2016 Hays High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in history. Schaffer, daughter of Carol Schaffer, Hays, is majoring in history.
Caitlyn Scheck, a 2017 Hays High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Scheck, daughter of John and Shelley Scheck, Hays, is majoring in medical diagnostic imaging.
Alison Schibi, a 2017 Thomas More Prep-Marian High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in psychology. Schibi, daughter of Eric and Kelly Schibi, Hays, is majoring in psychology.
Ethen Schmidt, a 2017 Hays High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in computer science. Schmidt, son of Gabriela Schmidt, Hays, is majoring in computer science.
Megan Scott, a 2017 Hays High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Scott is the daughter of Cade Shank and Mandy Scott, Hays.
Ethan Shippy, a 2017 Hays High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Shippy, son of Darrell and Kay Shippy, Hays, is majoring in biology.
Hayden Sillmon, a 2017 Hays High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in music. Sillmon, son of Ronnie and Gwen Sillmon, Hays, is majoring in music education.
Zane Stabb, a 2017 Thomas More Prep-Marian High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award. Staab is the son of Kurt and Janel Staab, Hays.
Christopher Stecklein, a 2017 Thomas More Prep-Marian High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in biology. Stecklein, son of Doug and Stephanie Stecklein, Hays, is majoring in biology.
Paola Tinoco-Hernandez, a 2017 Hays High School graduate, received a $4,000 Access to Academic Opportunity Grant and a $500 Hispanic College Institute El Centro Scholarship. Tinoco-Hernandez, daughter of Ruben and Rosalba Tinoco, Hays, is majoring in nursing.
Grace Wasinger, a 2017 Thomas More Prep-Marian High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in psychology. Wasinger, daughter of Bob and Becky Wasinger, Hays, is majoring in psychology.
Anniston Weber, a 2017 Hays High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award. Weber, daughter of Richard and Sandra Weber, Hays, is majoring in communication.
Deonna Wellbrock, a 2017 Thomas More Prep-Marian High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in nursing. Wellbrock, daughter of Darryl and Deanna Wellbrock, Hays, is majoring in nursing.
Mason Wellbrock, a 2017 Hays High School graduate, received a $1,000 FHSU Achievement Award. Wellbrock, son of John and Heather Wellbrock, Hays, is majoring in education.
Taden Zimmerman, a 2017 Hays High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in health and human performance. Zimmerman, son of Dustin Rorabaugh and Angie Zimmerman, Hays, is majoring in health and human performance.

Haysville (67060): Ashley Sheler, a 2017 Campus High School graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction. Sheler, daughter of Tony and Amy Sheler, Haysville, is majoring in business management.

Hazelton (67061): Emily Rugg, a 2017 South Barber High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in communication sciences and disorders. Rugg, daughter of Justin and Dooli Rugg, Hazelton, is majoring in communication sciences and disorders.

Healy (67850): Kaitlyn Garayua, a 2017 Healy High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Garayua, daughter of Stephanie Wells, Healy, is majoring in biology.

Herington (67449): Tate Becker, a 2017 Herington High School graduate, received a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in agriculture. Becker, son of Jason and Angie Becker, Herington, is majoring in agricultural business.
Tori Moses, a 2017 Hope High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in nursing. Moses, daughter of Tanya McRae, Herington, is majoring in nursing.
Matthew Roe, a 2015 Herington High School graduate and a Hutchinson Community College transfer student, received a $1,500 Transfer Student Scholarship and a $750 Department of Agriculture Scholarship. Roe, son of Kenny and Tammie Roe, Herington, is majoring in agricultural business.

Hiawatha (66434): Sadie Miller, a 2017 Hiawatha High School and Kansas Academy of Mathematics and Science graduate, received a $4,000 KAMS Scholarship and a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction. Miller, daughter of Craig Miller and Teresa Yearns, Hiawatha, is majoring in mathematics.

Hill City (67642): Autumn Cox, a 2017 Hill City High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in chemistry. Cox, daughter of Corina Cox, Hill City, is majoring in chemistry.
Amary McCollum, a 2017 Hill City High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award. McCollum is the granddaughter of Frank and Kathy Gansel, Hill City.

Hoisington (67544): Madison Wilborn, a 2017 Hoisington High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in nursing. Wilborn, daughter of Brian and Cindy Wilborn, Hoisington, is majoring in nursing.

Holcomb (67851): William Haas, a 2017 Holcomb High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Haas, son of Ron and Carrie Haas, Holcomb, is majoring in informatics.
Ryli Soukup, a 2016 Holcomb High School graduate and a Garden City Community College transfer student, received a $1,500 Transfer Student Scholarship. Soukup, daughter of John and Susan Soukup, Holcomb, is majoring in medical diagnostic imaging.

Hoxie (67740): Grant Johnson, a 2017 Hoxie High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in physics. Johnson, son of Richard and Tristin Johnson, Hoxie, is majoring in physics.
Brynn Niblock, a 2017 Hoxie High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award. Niblock, daughter of Dan and Chris Niblock, Hoxie, is majoring in biology.
Noah Smith, a 2017 Hoxie High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Smith, son of Adam and Kelly Smith, Hoxie, is majoring in biology.
Dawson Spresser, a 2017 Golden Plains High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in justice studies . Spensser, son of Curt and Jennifer Spresser, Hoxie, is majoring in justice studies.

Hoyt (66440): Alize Bryan, a 2017 Royal Valley High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in business. Bryan, daughter of K.J. and Jessica Bryan, Hoyt, is majoring in accounting.
Delaney Dugger, a 2015 Royal Valley High School graduate and a Cloud County Community College transfer student, received a $1,000 Transfer Student Scholarship. Dugger, daughter of Ernie and Debbie Coleman, Hoyt, is majoring in tourism and hospitality management.
Noah McAlister, a 2017 Royal Valley High School graduate, received a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in history. McAlister, son of Nathan and Kimberly McAlister, Hoyt, is majoring in history.
Graham Straley, a 2017 Jefferson West High School and Kansas Academy of Mathematics and Science graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award. Straley is the son of Kemper and Viola Straley, Hoyt.

Hugoton (67951): Pedro Ordonez, a 2017 Hugoton High School graduate, received a $4,000 Access to Academic Opportunity Grant, a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in chemistry. Ordonez, son of Pedro and Flor Ordonez, Hugoton, is majoring in chemistry.
Hannah Rodriguez, a 2017 Hugoton High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Rodriguez, daughter of Nick and Lori Rodriguez, Hugoton, is majoring in health and human performance.

Hunter (67452): December Gier, a 2017 Sylvan-Lucas Unified High School graduate, received a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in social work. Gier, daughter of Laura Griffiths, Hunter, is majoring in social work.

Hutchinson (67502): Braden Archer, a 2017 Hutchinson High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in business. Archer, son of Tim and Valerie Archer, Hutchinson, is majoring in business.
Derek Dreher, a 2017 Trinity High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in the Department of Informatics. Dreher, son of Steven and Kerri Dreher, Hutchinson, is majoring in information networking and telecommunications.
Kolby Holmberg, a 2017 Hutchinson High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award. Holmberg, son of Kirk and Jackie Holmberg, Hutchinson, is majoring in biology.
Matthew Nachtigal, a 2015 Central Christian High School graduate and a Hutchinson Community College transfer student, received a $1,000 Transfer Student Scholarship. Nachtigal, son of Steve Nachtigal, Hutchinson, and Gina Caizo, Hutchinson, is majoring in psychology.
Peyton Pendergrass, a 2017 Hutchinson High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in business. Pendergrass, son of Jody and Leshawna Pendergrass, Hutchinson, is majoring in business.
Tylor Shepherd, a 2017 Trinity High School graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in nursing. Shepherd, daughter of Todd and Tina Shepherd, Hutchinson, is majoring in nursing.
Maci Wilson, a 2014 Hutchinson High School graduate and a Hutchinson Community College transfer student, received a $1,500 Transfer Student Scholarship. Wilson, daughter of Chris and Lisa Wilson, Hutchinson, is majoring in medical diagnostic imaging.

Ingalls (67853): Ty Poer, a 2017 Ingalls High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in teacher education. Poer, son of Mark and Traci Poer, Ingalls, is majoring in early childhood development.
Colton Schmidt, a 2017 Ingalls High School graduate, received a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in agriculture. Schmidt, son of Michael and Kerry Schmidt, Ingalls, is majoring in agriculture.

Inman (67546): Lily Bledsoe, a 2016 Inman High School graduate and a Hutchinson Community College transfer student, received a $1,500 Transfer Student Scholarship. Bledsoe, daughter of Cary and Cindy DeMoss, Inman, and Allen Bledsoe, is majoring in biology.

Johnson (67855): Rebeca Avelar, a 2017 Stanton County High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Avelar, daughter of Armando and Maria Armando Avelar, Johnson, is majoring in biology.
Jose Mendoza, a 2017 Stanton County High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award. Mendoza, son of Arnoldo and Bertha Mendoza, Johnson, is majoring in business.
Jesus Molina, a 2017 Stanton County High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Molina, son of Jesus and Olga Molina, Johnson, is majoring in business education.

Junction City (66441): Ryan Hanson, a 2017 Junction City High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in nursing. Hanson, son of Wayne and Tarla Hanson, Junction City, is majoring in nursing.
Cadin Sanner, a 2017 Junction City High School and Kansas Academy of Mathematics and Science graduate, received a $4,000 KAMS Scholarship, a $2,000 University Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in criminal justice. Sanner, son of Troy and Judy Sanner, Junction City, is majoring in justice studies.

Kanorado (67741):
Dani Mangus, a 2016 Goodland High School graduate and a Kansas State University transfer student, received a $1,000 Transfer Student Scholarship. Mangus, daughter of Danny and Charlene Mangus, Kanorado, is majoring in agriculture.

Kansas City (66101): Everardo Benavides, a 2017 Wyandotte High School graduate, received a $500 FHSU Achievement Award. Benavides, son of Everardo Benavides and Niolia Cerceda, Kansas City, is majoring in criminal justice.
Damaris Martinez, a 2017 Wyandotte High School graduate, received a $500 FHSU Achievement Award. Martinez, son of Carolina Martinez, Kansas City, is majoring in psychology.
Ida Nkikabahizi, a 2017 Bishop Ward High School graduate, received a $4,000 Access to Academic Opportunity Grant. Nkikabahizi, daughter of Modeste Nkikabahizi and Anonouata Narikujije, Kansas City, is majoring in psychology.
Dahlia Ortiz, a 2017 Sumner Academy graduate, received a $1,000 FHSU Achievement Award. Ortiz, daughter of Delia Miranda, Kansas City, is majoring in health and human performance.
Angel Rabun, a 2017 Wyandotte High School graduate, received a $500 FHSU Achievement Award. Rabun, daughter of Darren and Megan Rabun, Kansas City, is majoring in accounting.
Nikkala Randall, a 2017 Wyandotte High School graduate, received a $1,000 FHSU Achievement Award. Randall, daughter of Nicole Randall, Kansas City, is majoring in communication.
Kansas City (66102): Itzel Almanza, a 2017 J.C. Harmon High School graduate, received a $4,000 Access to Academic Opportunity Grant and a $1,000 FHSU Achievement Award. Almanza, daughter of Cresencio Reyes Bruno and Gabriela Almanza, Kansas City, is majoring in nursing.
Alicia Alonso, a 2017 J.C. Harmon High School graduate, received a $4,000 Access to Academic Opportunity Grant and a $1,000 FHSU Achievement Award. Alonso, daughter of Manuel Alonso and Milka Verdugo, Kansas City, plans a veterinary career.
Makayla Black, a 2017 Washington High School graduate, received a $1,000 FHSU Achievement Award. Black, daughter of Charles Burton III, Kansas City, is majoring in psychology.
Elisveida Calderon, a 2017 J.C. Harmon High School graduate, received a $4,000 Access to Academic Opportunity Grant and a $1,000 FHSU Achievement Award. Calderon, daughter of Rafaela Corral, Kansas City, is majoring in health and human performance.
Isaa Herr, a 2017 Wyandotte High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Herr, son of Song Yang and Shova Herr, Kansas City, is majoring in computer science.
Khyler Ornelas, a 2017 Wyandotte High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Ornelas, son of Victor Ornelas, Kansas City, is majoring in computer science.
Brenda Picont, a 2017 J.C. Harmon High School graduate, received a $1,000 FHSU Achievement Award. Picont, daughter of Hans Picont and Brenda Peregrino, Kansas City, is majoring in justice studies.
Selena Ramirez, a 2017 Turner High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award. Ramirez, daughter of April Ramirez- Wiedner, Kansas City, is majoring in finance.
Aline Rivera, a 2017 Wyandotte High School graduate, received a $1,000 FHSU Achievement Award. Rivera, daughter of Manuel Rivera, Kansas City, is majoring in foreign language.
Jocelyn Rodriguez, a 2017 Wyandotte High School graduate, received a $500 FHSU Achievement Award.
Alan Rosales, a 2017 Wyandotte High School graduate, received a $1,000 FHSU Achievement Award. Rosales, son of Luis Rosales and Margarita Castor, Kansas City, is majoring in psychology.
Ivan Rubio, a 2017 J. C. Harmon High School graduate, received a $2,000 Access to Academic Opportunity Grant and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in business. Rubio, son of Manuel Rubio and Delia Saldara, Kansas City, is majoring in business.
Cynthia Serrano, a 2017 Wyandotte High School graduate, received a $500 FHSU Achievement Award. Serrano, daughter of Roberto Serrano and Maria Gonzalez, Kansas City, is majoring in justice studies.
Kansas City (66103): Stuart Paulsen, a 2017 J.C. Harmon High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award. Paulsen, son of David and Rebecca Paulsen, Kansas City, is majoring in biology.
Abbey Smith, a 2017 J.C. Harmon High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Smith, daughter of Patrick and Mindy Smith, Kansas City, is majoring in English.
Joseph Tamara, a 2017 Shawnee Mission West High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in physics. Tamara, son of Fernando and Bibiana Perdomo, Kansas City, is majoring in physics.
Maria Zamorano-Gonzalez, a 2017 J.C. Harmon High School graduate, received a $1,000 FHSU Achievement Award. Zamorano-Gonzalez, daughter of Apolonia Gonzalez, Kansas City, is majoring in agriculture.
Kansas City (66104): Amanda Alvarez, a 2012 Sumner Academy graduate, received a $500 FHSU Achievement Award. Alvarez, daughter of Marisela Chacon, Kansas City, is majoring in marketing.
MarCayla Coleman, a 2015 Wyandotte High School graduate, received a $500 FHSU Achievement Award. Coleman, daughter of Brandie Braunlee, Kansas City, is majoring in biology.
Alecia Florez, a 2017 F.L. Schlagle High School graduate, received a $1,000 FHSU Achievement Award. Florez, daughter of Melissa Wilcox, Kansas City, is majoring in music.
Mercedes Ramos, a 2017 F.L. Schlagle High School graduate, received a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in agriculture. Ramos, daughter of Adriana Ramos, Kansas City, is majoring in agriculture.
Kansas City (66105): Galilea Mosqueda, a 2017 J.C. Harmon High School graduate, received a $1,000 FHSU Achievement Award. Mosqueda, daughter of Maria Mosqueda, Kansas City, is majoring in political science.
Kansas City (66106): Juan Medrano, a 2017 J.C. Harmon High School graduate, received a $1,000 FHSU Achievement Award. Medrano, son of Juan and Lilia Medrano, Kansas City, is majoring in education.
Xavier Mendez, a 2015 Rockhurst High School graduate, received a $2,000 Access to Academic Opportunity Grant. Mendez, son of Tony and Ana Mendez, Kansas City, is majoring in medical diagnostic imaging.
Brenda Sarmiento, a 2017 J.C. Harmon High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Sarmiento is majoring in nursing.
Kansas City (66109): Patrick Cahill, a 2017 Piper High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Cahill, daughter of Sean Cahill and Valerie Mann, Kansas City, is majoring in agricultural business.
Christianna Herron, a 2017 St. James Academy graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award. Herron is the daughter of Michelle Mank, Kansas City, and Kelly Herron, Kansas City.
Samuel Keith, a 2017 Turner High School graduate, received a $4,000 Access to Academic Opportunity Grant and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in informatics. Keith, son of Timothy and Ana Keith, Kansas City, is majoring in informatics.
Brendan Smith, a 2017 Piper High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award. Smith is the son of Tracy and Janelle Smith, Kansas City.
Ayana Williams, a 2017 F.L. Schlagle High School graduate, received a $1,000 FHSU Achievement Award. Williams, daughter of Yolanda Williams, Kansas City, is majoring in nursing.
Kansas City (66112): Jazzmine Lyons, a 2017 Washington High School graduate, received a $500 FHSU Achievement Award. Lyons, daughter of Georgia Lyons, Kansas City, is majoring in nursing.

Kensington (66951): Cheyenne Fowler, a 2017 Thunder Ridge High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in psychology. Fowler, daughter of Kristine Fowler, Kensington, and Harry Fowler, Kensington, is majoring in psychology.
Michelle Palmer, a 2016 Smith Center High School graduate and a Kansas State University transfer student, received a $1,000 Transfer Student Scholarship. Palmer, daughter of Nick and Anita Palmer, Kensington, is majoring in biology.

Kingman (67068): Nicholas Lampe, a 2016 Pretty Prairie High School graduate and a Hutchinson Community College transfer student, received a $1,500 Transfer Student Scholarship. Lampe, son of David and Kim Lampe, Kingman, is majoring in agriculture.
Ian Williams, a 2014 Pretty Prairie High School graduate and an Oral Roberts University transfer student, received a $1,500 Transfer Student Scholarship. Williams, son of Bradley and Tami Williams, Hutchinson, is majoring in elementary education.

Kinsley (67547): Caitlin Hermann, a 2017 Kinsley High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award. Hermann is the daughter of Jon and Michelle Herrmann, Kinsley.
Izraylia Nichols, a 2017 Kiowa County High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Nichols, daughter of Curtis Terhune and Delta Nichols, Kinsley, is majoring in music performance.

La Crosse (67548): Taylor Morgan, a 2017 La Crosse High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Morgan, daughter of Steven and Jolene Morgan, La Crosse, is majoring in chemistry.
Beth Renfrow, a 2003 Jackson, Mo., High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Renfrow, daughter of Gary and Cindy Olson, La Crosse, is majoring in elementary education.

Lakin (67860): Jayden Garcia, a 2017 Lakin High School graduate, received a $4,000 Access to Academic Opportuninty Grant, a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Access to Academic Opportunity Award in business. Garcia, daughter of Bart and Melody Garcia, Lakin, is majoring in business.

Lansing (66043): Dinah Carlos, a 2017 Lansing High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in art. Carlos, daughter of Jane Ruse, Lansing, is majoring in art.

Larned (67550): Madison Gleason, a 2017 Larned High School graduate, received a $500 Academic Opportunity Award. Gleason is the daughter of Johnnie and Karine Gleason, Larned.
Dalton McClendon, a 2017 Larned High School graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in computer science. McClendon, son of John and Tina Welch, Larned, and Rusty McClendon, Larned, is majoring in computer science.
Kelsey Parr, a 2017 Larned High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in allied health. Parr, daughter of Shane and Stacy Parr, Larned, is majoring in radiologic technology.
Tristan Smith, a 2016 Larned High School graduate and a Kansas City Art Institute transfer student, received a $1,000 Transfer Student Scholarship. Smith, son of Trent and Julie Smith, Larned, is majoring in art.
Jaicee Walker, a 2017 Larned High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in education. Walker, daughter of Jamie and Cindy Walker, Larned, is majoring in early childhood education.

Lawrence (66044): Logan Williams, a 2017 Tonganoxie High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in business. Williams, son of Mark and Debbie Williams, Lawrence, is majoring in business.
Lawrence (66047): Chloe Carlisle, a 2017 Lawrence High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Carlisle, daughter of Daren Carlisle, Lawrence, is majoring in psychology.
Lawrence (66049): Blake Hoffman, a 2017 Free State High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity award in business. Hoffman, son of Brad and Christi Hoffman, Lawrence, is majoring in business.
Hayden Ponzer, a 2017 Lawrence Free State High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in computer science. Ponzer, son of Matt Ponzer and Angela Zeller, Overland Park, is majoring in computer science.
Matthew Wilkus, a 2017 Lawrence Free State High School graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award justice studies. Wilkus, son of Dan and Michelle Wilkus, Lawrence, is majoring in justice studies.
Luke Longren, a 2017 Lawrence Free State High School and Kansas Academy of Mathematics and Science graduate, received a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in physics. Longren, son of Matthew and Amy Longren, Lawrence, was previously recognized for a KAMS Scholarship and an FHSU Presidential Award of Distinction. He is majoring in physics.

Leavenworth (66048): Jalen Douglas, a 2017 Lansing High School graduate, received a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in applied technology. Douglas, son of Oletna Kane, Leavenworth, is majoring in applied technology.

Lebo (66856): Hudson Doudna, a 2017 Lebo High School graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction. Doudna, son of Shane and Dodie Doudna, Lebo, plans a career in engineering.
Daniel Myrick, a 2017 Lebo High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in geosciences. Myrick, son of Jeff and Dani Myrick, Lawrence, is majoring in geology.

Lenexa (66215): Britta Coleman, a 2017 Shawnee Mission Northwest High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in geosciences. Coleman, daughter of Bert and Kelly Coleman, Lenexa, is majoring in geology.

Lenora (67645): Madison Barrera, a 2017 Hill City High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award. Barrera, daughter of Jesse Barrera and Kelly Dolezal, Lenora, is majoring in psychology.

Leoti (67861): Kinzie Bangerter, a 2017 Wichita County High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in agriculture. Bangerter, daughter of Wade and Rhonda Bangerter, Leoti, is majoring in agriculture.
Jorge Gallegos, a 2017 Wichita County High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in health and human performance. Gallegos, son of Jorge Gallegos and Norma Ornelas, Leoti, is majoring in health and human performance.
Ethan Masterson, a 2015 Wichita County High School graduate and a Colby Community College transfer student, received a $1,000 Transfer Student Scholarship. Masterson, son of Mike and Laurali Masterson, Leoti, is majoring in criminal justice.

Lewis (67552): Jarrod Kuckelman, a 2017 Macksvile High School graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction. Kuckelman, son of Jeff and Jan Kuckelman, Lewis, plans to maor in political science.

Liberal (67901): Perla Camacho-Rosales, a 2015 Liberal High School graduate and a Seward County Community College transfer student, received a $1,000 Transfer Student Scholarship. Camacho-Rosales, daughter of Alfredo Camacho and Maria Antonio Rosales de Camacho, Mexico, is majoring in mathematics education.
Daniela Carmona, a 2014 Liberal High School graduate and a Seward County Community College transfer student, received a $1,500 Transfer Student Award. Carmona, daughter of Sergio Carmona, Liberal, is majoring in nursing.
Cristine Garcia, a 2015 Liberal High School graduate and a Seward County Community College transfer student, received a $2,000 Access to Academic Opportunity Grant. Garcia, daughter of Emma Galindo, Liberal, is majoring in nursing.
Nancy Lopez-Rodriguez, a 2017 Liberal High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Lopez-Rodriguez is the daughter of Alfredo and Evelia Rodriguez, Liberal.

Logan (67646):
Crystal Bliss, a 2017 Logan High School graduate, received a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in health and human performance. Bliss, daughter of Susan Bliss, Logan, and Steve Bliss, Logan, is majoring in health and human performance.
Marie Ko, a 2017 Logan High School graduate, received a $4,000 Access to Academic Opportunity Grant. Ko, daughter of Esther Lwin, Logan, is majoring in education.

Lyons (67554): Fiona Jaime, a 2017 Lyons High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Jaime, daughter of Juan Jaime, Lyons, is majoring in radiologic technology.
Lesly Jaime, a 2017 Lyons High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Jaime, daughter of Oscar and Irma Jaime, Lyons, was previously recognized for an Academic Opportunity Award in social work. She is majoring in social work.
Kathryn Marshall, a 2017 Lyons High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award. Marshall, daughter of Rex and Jacquelyn Marshall, Lyons, is majoring in biology.
Giovanna Mendez, a 2017 Lyons High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Mendez, daughter of Jose Juan and Diana Mendez, Lyons, is majoring in education.
Dakota Nave, a 2015 Lyons High School graduate and a Barton Community College transfer student, received a $1,000 Transfer Student Scholarship. Nave, son of Tony and Yvonna Nave, Lyons, is majoring in health and human performance.
Odalis Ordaz, a 2017 Lyons High School graduate, received a $4,000 Access to Academic Opportunity Grant. Ordaz, daughter of Rolando and Noemi Ordaz, Lyons, is majoring in nursing.
Wanda Pineda, a 2017 Lyons High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award. Pineda, daughter of Byron and Wanda Pineda, Lyons, is majoring in biology or nursing.
Jessikah Smith, a 2017 Lyons High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in psychology. Smtih, daughter of Gary and Rebecca Smith, Lyons, is majoring in psychology.

Macksville (67557): Deisy Carrillo, a 2017 Macksville High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Carrillo, daughter of Mario and Rosa Carrillo, Macksville, is majoring in communication.
Diego Delgadillo, a 2017 Macksville High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in business. Delgadillo, son of Amalia Delgadillo, Macksville, is majoring in business.
Olivia Vosburgh, a 2017 Macksville High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in business. Vosburgh, daughter of Justin and Karen Vosburgh, Macksville, is majoring in accounting.

Madison (66860): Camryn Crespino, a 2017 Madison High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in social work. Crespino, daughter of Dan and Chris Crespino, Madison, is majoring in social work.
Quentin Haas, a 2015 Madison High School graduate and an Allen County Community College transfer student, received a $1,500 Transfer Student Scholarship. Haas, son of Kane and Jolene Haas, Madison, is majoring in agriculture.

Manhattan (66502): Jacob Lutgen, a 2017 Rock Creek High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in business. Lutgen, son of Randy and Jana Lutgen, Manhattan, is majoring in management.
Devin Norris, a 2017 Manhattan High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in health and human performance. Norris, son of David and Christine Norris, Manhattan, is majoring in health and human performance.
Ryan Terril, a 2017 Manhattan High School graduate, received a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in business. Terril, son of Scott and Vicki Terril, Manhattan, is majoring in business.
Manhattan (66503): Heather Cole, a 2017 Riley County High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in chemistry. Cole, daughter of James and Stasha Wardlow, Manhattan, is majoring in chemistry.
Amber Innes, a 2017 Blue Valley High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award. Innes, daughter of Mark and Genny Innes, Manhattan, is majoring in mathematics education.
Madison Johnson, a 2017 Manhattan High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Johnson, daughter of Scott and Stephanie Johnson, Manhattan, is majoring in accounting.
Hunter Loewen, a 2016 Wamego High School graduate and a University of Kansas transfer student, received a $1,000 Transfer Student Scholarship. Loewen, son of Pete and Jacqueline Loewen, Manhattan, is majoring in nursing.
Tyson Loewen, a 2017 Wamego High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in nursing. Loewen, son of Pete and Jacqueline Loewen, Manhattan, is majoring in nursing.

Mankato (66956): Sarena Meier, a 2017 Rock Hills High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in teacher education. Meier, daughter of Shannon and Joni Meier, Mankato, is majoring in elementary education.

Maple Hill (66507): Kelsi Wood, a 2017 St. Mary High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in business. Wood, daughter of Della Rippe, Maple Hill, and Jeff Wood, is majoring in business.

Mapleton (66754): Michaela Nietfeld, a 2015 Uniontown High School graduate and a Pittsburg State University transfer student, received a $1,000 Transfer Student Scholarship. Nietfeld, daughter of Brenda Hrabe, Mapleton, is majoring in art.

Marion (66861): Ethan Thornbro, a 2017 Marion High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in geosciences. Thornbro, son of Nic Thornbro and Carrie Newell, Marion, is majoring in geoscience.
Savannah Unruh, a 2017 Hillsboro High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in agriculture. Unruh, daughter of Jennifer Unruh, Marion, is majoring in agriculture.

Marquette (67464): Austin Lustfield, a 2017 Smoky Valley High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award. Lustfield, son of Alan and Autum Lustfield, Marquette, is majoring in health and human performance.

McPherson (67460): Emma Ellet, a 2017 McPherson High School graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in allied health. Ellet, daughter of Tim and Jennifer Ellet, McPherson, plans a to major in medical diagnostic imaging.
Ashley Gant, a 2017 McPherson High School graduate, received a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in health and human performance. Gant, daughter of Lynn and Brenda Gant, McPherson, is majoring in health an human performance.
Lindsey Johnson, a 2017 Smoky Valley High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in art and design. Johnson, daughter of Annette Johnson, McPherson, is majoring in art.
Teagan Pacey, a 2017 McPherson High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Pacey, daughter of Jim and Tiffany Pacey, McPherson, is majoring in biology.
Jack Reifschneider, a 2017 McPherson High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in history. Reifschneider, son of Mark and Jill Reifschneider, McPherson, is majoring in history.
Jared Ruth, a 2017 McPherson High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in applied technology. Ruth, son of Theresa Ruth, McPherson, and Paul Ruth, McPherson, is majoring in applied technology.
Madison Shandy, a 2017 McPherson High School graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in communication sciences and disorders. Shandy, daughter of Kirk and Marlane Shandy, McPherson, is majoring in communication sciences and disorders.
Brittanee White, a 2017 McPherson High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in nursing. White, daughter of Alan and Tami White, McPherson, and Virginia Ferrell, is majoring in nursing.
Kylie Wiens, a 2015 McPherson High School graduate and a Cowley County Community College graduate, received a $1,500 Transfer Student Scholarship. Wiens, daughter of Greg and Beth Wiens, McPherson, is majoring in psychology.
Megan Wiens, a 2017 McPherson High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Wiens, daughter of Greg and Beth Wiens, McPherson, is majoring in social work.

Meade (67864): Alex Boley, a 2017 Meade High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award. Boley is the son of Jay and Deb Boley, Meade.
Blake Keith, a 2017 Meade High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award. Keith is the son of Cody and Annette Keith, Meade.
MaKenna Rudzik, a 2017 Meade High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award . Rudzik, daughter of Chad and Sara Rudzik, Meade, is majoring in chemistry.

Medicine Lodge (67104): Alexis Cunningham, a 2017 Medicine Lodge High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in English. Cunningham, daughter of Ryan and Karen Cunningham, Medicine Lodge, is majoring in English.
Avery Larkin, a 2017 Medicine Lodge High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in business. Larkin, daughter of Chris and Tricia Larkin, Medicine Lodge, is majoring in accounting.
Cade Lonker, a 2017 Medicine Lodge High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Lonker, son of Dale and Jodi Lonker, Medicine Lodge, is majoring in biology.
Molly Miller, a 2015 Medicine Lodge High School graduate and a Pratt Community College transfer student, received a $1,500 Transfer Student Scholarship. Miller, daughter of Brian and Merilea Miller, Medicine Lodge, is majoring in biology.

Menlo (67753): Jacob Munk, a 2017 Hoxie High School and Kansas Academy of Mathematics and Science graduate, received a $4,000 KAMS Scholarship and a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction. Munk, son of Andy Munk and Christie Overton, Menlo, is majoring in chemistry.

Minneapolis (67467):
Lawson Constable, a 2017 Minneapolis High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award. Constable is the son of Tamara Constable, Minneapolis, and Kent Constable, Minneapolis.
Matthew Freel, a 2017 Minneapolis High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Freel, son of Mark and Jona Freel, Minneapolis, is majoring in elementary education.
Kylie McKinney, a 2015 Minneapolis High School graduate and a Cloud County Community College transfer student, received a $1,000 Transfer Student Scholarship. McKinney, daughter of Damon and Lezlie McKinney, Minneapolis, is majoring in elementary education.
Logan Robins, a 2016 Minneapolis High School graduate and a Benedictine College transfer student, received a $1,000 Transfer Student Scholarship. Robins, son of Ronny and Lisa Robins, Minneapolis, is majoring in accounting.
Kylee Roth, a 2017 Minneapolis High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in business. Roth, daughter of Shawn and Andrea Roth, Minneapolis, is majoring in accounting.
Carlie Shupe, a 2017 Minneapolis High School graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction. Shupe, daughter of Erik and Londa Shupe, Minneapolis, is majoring in nursing.

Mission (66202): Tiffany Roberts, a 2017 Shawnee Mission North High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award. Roberts, daughter of David and Hollie Gardner, Mission, is majoring in biology.
Tyler Tummons, a 2017 Shawnee Mission Northwest High School graduate, received a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in business. Tummons, son of Jeff and Robin Tummons, Mission, is majoring in business.

Morganville (67468): Rylee Reed, a 2015 Clay Center High School graduate and a Barton Community College transfer student, received a $1,500 Transfer Student Award. Reed, daughter of Randy and Denise Reed, Morganville, is majoring in agricultural business.

Moundridge (67107)
: Bayard Bell-Martinez, a 2017 Moundridge High School graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in nursing. Bell-Martinez, son of Barthalomew Martinez and Stephanie Bell-Martinez, Moundridge, is majoring in nursing.
Ethan Rice, a 2017 Moundridge High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award. Rice, son of Randy and Sara Rice, Moundridge, is majoring in finance.

Mulvane (67110): Zachary Nelson, a 2012 Lawrence Virtual High School graduate and a Cowley County Community College transfer student, received a $1,000 Transfer Student Award. Nelson, son of Kent and Venita Nelson, Mulvane, is majoring in biology.

Natoma (67651): Taitem Zeigler, a 2017 Natoma High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award. Zeigler is the son of Tracy and Annette Zeigler, Natoma.

Ness City (67560): Zachiary Bochy-Kimber, a 2017 Ness City High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award. Bochy-Kimber is the son of Jared and Jolene Rader, Ness City.
Darian McClure, a 2017 Ness City High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in psychology. McClure, daughter of Mike and Felicia McClure, Ness City, is majoring in psychology.
Jaycie Richardson, a 2016 Ness City High School graduate and a Dodge City Community College transfer student, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in nursing. Richardson, daughter of Justin and Jaime Richardson, Ness City, is majoring in nursing.

New Cambria (67470): Carlee Palmateer, a 2017 Salina Central High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award. Palmateer is the daughter of Linda and Gary Palmateer, New Cambria.

Newton (67114): Kali Degenstein, a 2017 Newton High School gradute, received a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in geosciences. Degenstein, daughter of Jeremy and Melinda Degenstein, Newton, is majoring in geology.
Jasmin Porras, a 2017 Newton High School graduate, received a $4,000 Access to Academic Opportunity Grant and a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Porras, daughter of Ricardo Porras and Maricela Flores, Newton, is majoring in medical diagnostic imaging.
Guadalupe Reyes, a 2017 Newton High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in business. Reyes, daughter of Mario and Alejandra Reyes, Newton, is majoring in business management.
Antonio Snyder, a 2017 Newton High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Snyder, son of Sheila Berrum, Newton, is majoring in biology.

Nickerson (67561):
Connor Childs, a 2014 Nickerson High School graduate and a Hutchinson Community College transfer student, received a $1,500 Transfer Student Scholarship. Childs, son of Charlene Childs, Nickerson, and Mark Childs, Plevna, is majoring in radiologic technology.

Norton (67654): Erin Archer, a 2015 Norton Community High School graduate and a Colby Community College transfer student, received a $1,000 Transfer Student Scholarship. Archer, daughter of Cameron Archer, Norton, and Lynette Stockman, Logan, is majoring in elementary education.
Wilson Ellis, a 2017 Norton Community High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in business. Ellis, son of Scott and Darla Ellis, Norton, is majoring in business.
Adrienne Hager, a 2015 Norton Community High School graduate and a Colby Community College transfer student, received a $1,000 Transfer Student Scholarship. Hager, daughter of Craig and Nancy Hager, Norton, is majoring in agricultural business.
Mitchell Hickman, a 2017 Norton High School, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Hickman, son of Brian and Sherry Hickman, Norton, is majoring in finance.
Verenis Horta, a 2017 Norton Community High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Horta, daughter of Monica Horta, Norton, is majoring in chemistry.
Koby McEwen, a 2017 Norton High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in chemistry. McEwen, son of Dustin and Sunshine McEwen, Norton, is majoring in chemistry.
Jonathon Meyer, a 2014 Norton High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Meyer, son of Andy and Sandy Nielsen, Norton, is majoring in computer science.
Landon Porter, a 2017 Norton Community High School graduate, received a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in business. Porter, son of Daniel and Jennifer Porter, Norton, is majoring in business.
Brittany Wright, a 2017 Norton Community High School graduate, received a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in social work. Wright, daughter of Travis and Kathy Wright, Norton, is majoring in social work.

Norwich (67118): Trent Poe, a 2017 Norwich High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in computer science. Poe, son of Kip and Carol Poe, Norwich, is majoring in computer science.

Oakley (67748): Taryn Faulkender, a 2017 Oakley High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in agriculture. Faulkender, daughter of Crystal Faulkender, Oakley, and Troy Faulkender, Oakley, is majoring in agriculture.
Auston Holzmeister, a 2017 Oakley High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in chemistry. Holzmeister, son of Brent Holzmeister and Laura Kahle, Oakley, and Jessie Holzmeister, is majoring in chemistry.
Jace Ochs, a 2017 Oakley High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in physics. Ochs, son of Jay and Mary Ochs, Oakley, is majoring in physics.
Shanley Selzer, a 2017 Oakley High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in allied health. Selzer, daughter of Matt and Michelle Selzer, Oakley, is majoring in diagnostic medical imaging.
Estin Slack, a 2017 Oakley High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award . Slack, son of Darin and Lori Slack, Oakley, is majoring in computer science.
Taylor VanEaton, a 2017 Oakley High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in agriculture. VanEaton, daughter of Chad and JoElle VanEaton, Oakley, is majoring in agriculture.

Ogden (66517): Conall Root, a 2017 Manhattan High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Root, son of Mike and Sandy Cossey, Ogden, is majoring in psychology.

Oketo (66518): Brandon Novak, a 2017 Marysville High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in biologial sciences. Novak, son of Jonathan and Jennifer Novak, Oketo, is majoring in biology.

Olathe (66061): Morgan Mays, a 2017 Olathe North High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in sociology. Mays, daughter of Brian and Dena Klausner, Olathe, is majoring in sociology.
Olathe (66062): Enrique Cabrera-Rodriguez, a 2017 Olathe South High School graduate, received a $4,000 Access to Academic Opportunity Grant. Cabrera-Rodriguez, son of Michelle Cabrera, Olathe, is majoring in criminal justice.
Christian Cortes-Alfaro, a 2017 Olathe South High School graduate, received a $4,000 Access to Academic Opportunity Grant. Cortes-Alfaro, son of Laura Alfaro-Calvo, Olathe, plans a career in medicine.
Sydney Hunter, a 2017 Olathe East High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Hunter, daughter of Tim and Amy Hunter, Olathe, is majoring in biology.
Summer Kragel, a 2017 Olathe South High School graduate, received a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in pyschology. Kragel, daughter of Dennis and Lori Kragel, Olathe, is majoring in psychology.
Aaron Long, a 2017 home school graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award criminal justice. Long, son of David and Angela Long, Olathe, is majoring in justice studies.
Brett Sabath, a 2017 Blue Valley Southwest High School graduate, received a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in agriculture. Sabath, son of Carol Sabath, Olathe, and Rick Sabath, is majoring in agriculture.
Danielle Strong, a 2016 Diamond Ranch Academy graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award. Strong, daughter of Dan and Evelyn Strong, Olathe, is majoring in psychology.
Ciaralyn Sunday, a 2017 Olathe East High School graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in physics. Sunday, daughter of Bryon and Erica Sunday, Olathe, is majoring in physics.

Olsburg (66520): Michael Wright, a 2017 Blue Valley High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Wright, son of Dan and Shelia Wright, Olsburg, is majoring in agriculture.

Osage City (66523): Bethanie Gilliland, a 2017 Lyndon High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Gilliland, daughter of Jason and Amy Gilliland, Osage City, and Kristie Reesei, is majoring in nursing.

Osborne (67473): Emma Carlin, a 2017 Osborne High School graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction. Carlin, daughter of Darin and Debra Carlin, Osborne, is majoring in accounting.

Ottawa (66067): Lia Boese, a 2017 Ottawa High School and Kansas Academy of Mathematics and Science graduate, received a $4,000 KAMS Scholarship and a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction. Boese, daughter of Steven and Jan Boese, Ottawa, is majoring in chemistry.

Overland Park (66210): Matthew Wendte, a 2017 Heritage Christian Academy graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Wendte, son of David and Cathy Wendte, Overland Park, is majoring in psychology.
Overland Park (66212): Angela Machado, a 2017 Shawnee Mission South High School graduate, received a $900 Academic Opportunity Award. Machado is the daughter of Julieta Cordero, Overland Park.
Overland Park (66213): Jared Crist, a 2017 Blue Valley Northwest High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award. Crist is the son of Matt and Annette Crist, Overland Park.

Ozawkie (66070): Hunter Dean, a 2017 Jefferson West High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in nursing. Dean, son of Dave and Terri Dean, Ozawkie, is majoring in nursing.

Palco (67657): Macy Keller, a 2015 Palco High School graduate and a Colby Community College transfer student, received a $1,000 Transfer Student Scholarship. Keller, daughter of Marvin and Becky Keller, Palco, is majoring in agriculture.

Paola (66071): Noah Schwartz, a 2017 Paola High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award. Noah is the son of James and Angela Schwartz, Paola.

Peck (67120): Daniella Nahrendorf, a 2016 Campus High School graduate and a Central College transfer student, received a $1,000 Transfer Student Scholarship. Nahrendorf, daughter of Joerg and Sandra Nahrendorf, Peck, is majoring in health and human performance.

Phillipsburg (67661):
Tatum Bartels, a 2017 Phillipsburg High School graduate, received a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in chemistry. Bartels, daughter of Mitchell and Roxanne Bartels, Phillipsburg, is majoring in chemistry.
Karlee Braun, a 2017 Logan High School graduate, received a $500 Academic Opportunity Award. Braun is the daughter of Delton and Gina Braun, Phillipsburg.
Mindy Gower, a 2015 Phillipsburg High School graduate, received a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in education. Gower, daughter of Mike and Amy Gower, Phillipsburg, is majoring in education.
Kinzee Hoover, a 2017 Phillipsburg High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in nursing. Hoover, daughter of Daniel Hoover, Phillipsburg, is majoring in nursing.

Plainville (67663): Jared Copeland, a 2017 Plainville High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in applied technology. Copeland, son of Chadd and Cheryl Copeland, Plainville, is majoring in technology studies.
Hayden Friend, a 2017 Plainville High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in business. Friend, son of Jay and Dana Friend, Plainville, is majoring in business.
Mykeltie Horting, a 2017 Plainville High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in biology. Horting, daughter of Ty and Lenee Horting, Plainville, is majoring in biology.
Chase Zimmerman, a 2017 Plainville High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Zimmerman, son of Alon Zimmerman and Sheila Eichman, Plainville, is majoring in art.

Pleasanton (66075): Hunter Secrest, a 2017 Pleasanton High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Secrest, son of Jesse and Kathy Secrest, Pleasanton, is majoring in agricultural business.

Pomona (66076): Cooper Flory, a 2017 West Franklin High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in agriculture. Flory, son of Blaine and Amy Flory, Pomona, is majoring in agriculture.

Potwin (67123): Toby Henry, a 2017 Frederic Remington High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in physics. Henry, ward of Shirleena Washburn, Potwin, is majoring in physics.

Pratt (67124): Brett McKitrick, a 2017 Cunningham High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. McKitrick, son of Dane McKitrick and Mindy Riggs, Pratt, is majoring in biology.
Bryce Stegman, a 2017 Pratt High School graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in allied health. Stegman, son of Lance and Lanette Stegman, Pratt, is majoring in medical diagnostic imaging.

Quinter (67752): Zachary Funk, a 2017 Quinter High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in justice studies. Funk, son of Keith and Linda Funk, Quinter, is majoring in justice studies.
Corey Wertz, a 2017 Prairie Haven High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in nursing. Wertz, son of Brad and Kirsten Wertz, Quinter, is majoring in nursing.

Randolph (66502): Katie Lower, a 2017 Blue Valley High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in psychology. Lower, daughter of Troy and Robyn Lower, Manhattan, is majoring in psychology.
Sadie Jensen, a 2017 Blue Valley High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity award in nursing. Sadie, daughter of Dean Jensen and Donna Scott, Randolph, is majoring in nursing.

Roeland Park (66205): Audra Nichols, a 2017 Shawnee Mission North High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Nichols, daughter of Chad and Charla Nichols, Roeland Park, is majoring in biology.

Rolla (67954): Brianna Smith, a 2017 Rolla High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Smith, daughter of Stacy and Michelle Smith, Rolla, is majoring in biology.

Rossville (66533): Morgan Foster, a 2017 Rossville High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award. Foster, daughter of Andrew and Jennifer Foster, Rossville, is majoring in agriculture.
Bryce Gfeller, a 2017 Rossville High School graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction. Gfeller, son of Daryl and Katie Price, Rossville, is majoring in physics.

Russell (67665): Alexia Charbonneau, a 2017 Russell High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in biology. Charbonneau, daughter of Stephan and Cassie Coleman, Russell, is majoring in biology.
Nichole Crowell, a 2015 Russell High School graduate, received a $1,000 Transfer Student Scholarship. Crowell, daughter of Bryan Crowell, Russell, is majoring in art and design.
Taylor Hecker, a 2015 Russell High School graduate and a Hutchinson Community College transfer student, received a $1,000 Transfer Student Scholarship. Hecker, daughter of Douglas Hecker, Russell, and Amy Foley, Abilene, is majoring in management.
Samantha Ptacek, a 2017 Russell High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Ptacek, daughter of Mark and Tammy Ptacek, Russel, is majoring in general science.

Sabetha (66534): Corbin Hartter, a 2016 Sabetha High School graduate and a Highland Community College transfer student, received a $1,000 Transfer Student Scholarship. Hartter, son of Brian and Tara Hartter, Sabetha, is majoring in informatics.

Salina (67401): Jake Brull, a 2017 Sacred Heart High School graduate, received a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in applied technology. Brull, son of Jerry and Sharilyn Brull, Salina, is majoring in applied technology.
John Carter, a 2017 Salina High School Central graduate, received a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in psychology. Carter, son of John Carter and Melissa Bonilla-Carter, Salina, is majoring in psychology.
Bryan Chihuahua, a 2017 Salina South High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in psychology. Chihuahua, son of Sergio and Corina Chihuahua, Salina, is majoring in psychology.
Ryan Davis, a 2017 Salina South High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in psychology. Davis, son of Craig and Yvonne Davis, Salina, is majoring in psychology.
Alvaro Escobedo, a 2017 Salina South High School graduate, received a $4,000 Access to Academic Opportunity Grant. Escobedo, son of Juan and Eleanee Escobedo, Salina, is majoring in political science.
Colin Goldsmith, a 2017 Salina Central High School graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in geosciences. Goldsmith, son of Rachel Goldsmith, Salina, is majoring in geology.
Baleigh Griffin, a 2017 Ell-Saline High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in business. Griffin, daughter of Scott and Michelle Griffin, Salina, is majoring in business.
Andrew Gulseth, a 2017 Salina South High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award. Gulseth is the son of Steve and Jerri Puttbrese, Isanti, Minn.
Lacey Hobbs, a 2015 Garden City High School graduate and a Barton Community College transfer student, received a $1,000 Transfer Student Scholarship. Hobbs is majoring in elementary education.
Kylie Jank, a 2017 Lawrence Virtual School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in psychology. Jank, daughter of Kim Augustine, Salina, is majoring in psychology.
Tisha Jayne, a 2017 Salina Central High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in education. Jayne, daughter of Diane Jayne, Salina, is majoring in elementary education.
Collin Johnson, a 2017 Salina South High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Johnson, son of Charles and Mary Lana Johnson, Salina, is majoring in mathematics education.
Brooke Keller, a 2015 Salina High School South graduate and a Hutchinson Community College transfer student, received a $4,500 Phi Theta Kappa All-Kansas Academic Team Scholarship. Keller, daughter of Brad Keller, Salina, and Sarra Rerves, Salina, is majoring in health and human performance.
Jesslyn Leffel-Haden, a 2017 Salina South High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in nursing. Leffel-Haden, daughter of Corey and Megan Haden, Salina, is majoring in nursing.
Brianna McClain, a 2015 Salina South High School graduate and a Kansas State University transfer student, received a $1,500 Transfer Student Scholarship. McClain, daughter of Scott and Donatta McClain, Salina, is majoring in medical diagnostic imaging.
Megan Northcutt, a 2017 Ell-Saline High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in agriculture. Northcutt, daughter of Rob Northcutt and Jeanne Murry, Salina, is majoring in agriculture.
Nayelie Pereyda, a 2017 Sacred Heart High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Pereyda, daughter of Servando and Claudia Segoviano, Salina, is majoring in art.
Bayleigh Petty, a 2017 Salina Central High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Petty, daughter of Dwayne and Megan Peoples, Salina, is majoring in health and human performance.
Shelby Wood, a 2017 Salina South High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Wood, daughter of Shannon Needham, Salina, is majoring in education.
Grace Worcester, a 2017 Sacred Heart High School graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction. Worcester, daughter of Randy and Doris Worcester, Salina, is majoring in marketing.

Scandia (66966): Mason Runft, a 2017 Pike Valley High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Runft, son of Bruce and Stacey Runft, Scandia, is majoring in agricultural business.

Schoenchen (67667): John Staples, a 2017 Thomas More Prep-Marian High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Staples, son of Wes and Diane Staples, Schoenchen, is majoring in biology.

Scott City (67871): Joshua Becker, a 2016 Scott Community High School graduate and a Barton Community College transfer student, received a $1,500 Transfer Student Scholarship. Becker, son of Mike and Ruth Becker, Scott City, is majoring in political science.
Chandler Janssen, a 2017 Scott Community High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award. Janssen, son of Troy and Julie Janssen, Scott City, is majoring in information networking and telecommunications.
Elaine Parkinson, a 2017 Scott Community High School and Kansas Academy of Mathematics and Science graduate, received a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in psychology. Parkinson, daughter of Daniel and Jamie Parkinson, Scott City, was previously recognized for an FHSU KAMS Scholarship and a Presidential Award of Distinction. She is majoring in psychology.
Cami Patton, a 2017 Scott Community High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Patton, daughter of Todd and Marci Patton, Scott City, is majoring in health and human performance.

Sedgwick (67135): Jordan Scarlett, a 2016 Sedgwick High School graduate and a Dodge City Community College transfer student, received a $1,500 Transfer Student Scholarship. Scarlett, son of Troy and Sandy Scarlett, Sedgwick, is majoring in information networking and telecommunications.

Selden (67757): Rachael Ritter, a 2015 Golden Plains High School graduate and a Colby Community College transfer student, received a $1,500 Transfer Student Scholarship. Ritter, daughter of Michael and Sheila Ritter, Selden, is majoring in agriculture.
Kellee Snyder, a 2017 Golden Plains High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in social work. Snyder, daughter of Tammie Stevenson, Selden, and Darin Snyder, Colby, is majoring in social work.

Seneca (66538): Colton Heinen, a 2017 Nemaha Central High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Heinen, son of Scott and Kaylene Heinen, Seneca, is majoring in agriculture.
Cody Rottinghaus, a 2015 Nemaha Central High School graduate and a Highland Community College transfer student, received a $1,000 Transfer Student Scholarship. Rottinghaus, son of Chris and Jennifer Rottinghaus, Seneca, is majoring in business.

Sharon (67138): Zachary Barker, a 2017 Medicine Lodge High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in agriculture. Barker, son of Mike and Jana Scripsick, Sharon, and Mitchell Barker, is majoring in agriculture.

Sharon Springs (67758): Brittany McKain, a 2017 Wallace County High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in art. McKain, daughter of Bruce and Anita McKain, Sharon Springs, is majoring in art.
Hannah Pletcher, a 2017 Wallace County High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in business. Pletcher, daughter of Darren and Melissa Pletcher, Sharon Springs, is majoring in accounting.

Shawnee (66216): Brian Cummings, a 2017 Shawnee Mission Northwest, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award. Cummings is the son of Tom and Lisa Cummings, Shawnee.
Natalie Egan, a 2017 Shawnee Mission Northwest High School graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in biology. Egan, daughter of David and Vickie Egan, Shawnee, is majoring in biology.
Marta Fears, a 2017 Shawnee Mission Northwest High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in the Department of Geosciences. Fears, daughter of Scott and Susan Fears, Shawnee, is majoring in geology.
Taylor Martin, a 2017 Shawnee Mission Northwest High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in music. Martin, daughter of Trevor and Marlo Martin, Shawnee, is majoring in music.
Shawnee (66226): Dylan Gowin, a 2017 Mill Valley High School graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction. Gowin, son of Darren and Melissa Gowin, Shawnee, is majoring in biology.
Nathan Panagakis, a 2017 De Soto High School graduate, received a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in business. Panagakis, son of Pete and Stacy Panagakis, Shawnee, is majoring in business.

Shawnee Mission (66202): Maria Padilla, a 2007 Bishop Miege High School graduate and a Johnson County Community College transfer student, received a $1,000 Transfer Student Scholarship. Padilla, daughter of J. Felix Padilla and Ysabel Casas-Padilla, Overland Park, is majoring in medical diagnostic imaging.

Smith Center (66967): Ashley Johnson, a 2016 Smith Center High School graduate and a Cloud County Community College transfer student, received a $1,500 Transfer Student Scholarship. Johnson, daughter of James and Lori Johnson, Smith Center, is majoring in business.
Kaden Meitler, a 2017 Smith Center High School graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction. Meitler, son of Ron and Barb Meitler, Smith Center, is majoring in health and human performance.

Solomon (67480): Bryson Homman, a 2017 Solomon High School graduate, received a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in nursing. Homman, son of Brad and Michelle Homman, Solomon, is majoring in nursing.
Tiffany Ragsdale, a 2017 Solomon High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Ragsdale, daughter of Michael Ragsdale, Solomon, is majoring in nursing.

South Hutchinson (67505): Aaron Strain, a 2017 Trinity High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in informatics. Strain, son of Todd and Linda Strain, South Hutchinson, is majoring in information networking and telecommunications.

Spearville (67876): Katherine Gleason, a 2017 Spearville High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Gleason, daughter of Philip and Judy Gleason, Spearville, is majoring in accounting.
Wyatt Strecker, a 2017 Spearville High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in agriculture. Strecker, son of Wendy Heiland, Spearville, and Jason Strecker, Offerle, is majoring in agriculture.

Spring Hill (66083): Julia Gardner, a 2017 Spring Hill High School graduate, received a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in psychology. Gardner, daughter of Jeff and Jeannie Gardner, Spring Hill, was previously recognized for a Hays City Scholar Award. She is majoring in psychology.
Alyssa Grinnell, a 2017 Spring Hill High School graduate, received a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in music and theatre. Grinnell, daughter of Julie Grinnell, Spring Hill, is majoring in music and theatre.
Delanie Shefcyk, a 2014 Spring Hill High School graduate and an Emporia State University transfer student, received a $1,000 Transfer Student Scholarship. Shefcyk, daughter of John and Rachel Shefcyk, Spring Hill, is majoring in communication sciences and disorders.
Taylor Snell, a 2017 Gardner-Edgerton High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in business. Snell, daughter of Jeff and Debbie Snell, Spring Hill, is majoring in business.

St. Francis (67756): Joel Hill, a 2017 St. Francis Community High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Hill, son of John Hill, St. Francis, is majoring in animal science.
Erik Nelson, a 2017 St. Francis Community High School graduate, received a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in geosciences. Nelson, son of Randy and Brenda Nelson, St. Francis, is majoring in geography.
Taylor Rogers, a 2017 St. Francis Community High School graduate, received a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in business. Rogers, son of Mike and Jo Rogers, St. Francis, is majoring in finance.
Brock Waters, a 2017 St. Francis Community High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in health and human performance. Waters, son of Matt and Karoline Waters, St. Francis, is majoring in health and human performance.

St. George (66535):
Cienna Taylor, a 2017 Rock Creek High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in social work. Taylor, daughter of Katrina Taylor, St. George, is majoring in social work.

St. John (67576): Kerisa Brown, a 2017 St. John High School graduate, received a $500 Academic Opportunity Award. Brown is the daughter of Brian and Kris Brown, St. John.
Kourtney Brown, a 2017 St. John High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award. Brown is the daughter of Brian and Kristene Brown, St. John.
Bryce Casper, a 2017 Macksville High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in athletic training. Casper, son of David Casper and Katherine Thacker, Russell, is majoring in athletic training.
Audrey Mercer, a 2016 St. John High School graduate and a Barton Community College transfer student, received a $1,000 Transfer Student Scholarship. Mercer, daughter of Robert and Melonda Mercer, St. John, is majoring in accounting.

Sterling (67579): Nicole Dowell, a 2017 Sterling High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in nursing. Dowell, daughter of Dan and Judy Dowell, Sterling, is majoring in nursing.
Max Fullbright, a 2017 Sterling High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award. Fullbright, son of Larry and Staci Fullbright, Sterling, is majoring in business.

Stilwell (66085): John Jones, a 2017 Blue Valley High School graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in computer science. Jones, son of Doug and Mary Beth Jones, Stilwell, is majoring in computer science.
Johnathon Kramer, a 2017 Blue Valley Southwest High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award, a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in business and a $500 FHSU Achievement Award. Kramer, son of Kevin and Julie Kramer, Stilwell, is majoring in management.

Stockton (67669): Cecelia Beck, a 2017 Stockton High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in teacher education. Beck, daughter of Rob and Mary Ellen Beck, Stockton, is majoring in teacher education.
Brayden Winters, a 2017 Stockton High School graduate, received a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in business. Winters, son of Robert and Kim Winters, Stockton, is majoring in business.

Sylvia (67581): Brent Malmstrom, a 2017 Fairfield High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Malmstrom, son of Cory and Dawn Westfahl, Sylvia, is majoring in music.

Syracuse (67878): Paola Varela, a 2017 Syracuse High School graduate, received a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in history. Varela, daughter of Jesus Perez and Josephina Tena, Syracuse, is majoring in history.

Tipton (67485): Reganne Barker, a 2017 Tipton Catholic High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in teacher education. Barker, daughter of Rod and Lora Barker, Tipton, is majoring in business.
Benjamin Hake, a 2017 Tipton Catholic High School graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction. Hake, son of Rodney and Sandy Hake, Tipton, is majoring in accounting.

Tonganoxie (66086): Carter Kietzmann, a 2017 Tonganoxie High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Kietzmann, son of Chad and Jill Kietzmann, Tonganoxie, is majoring in accounting.
James Lantz, a 2017 Basehor-Linwood High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in political science. Lantz, son of Dawn Pruneda, Tonganoxie, and Jim Lantz, Kansas City, is majoring in political science.
Martin Reilly, a 2017 St. Marys High School graduate, received a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in applied technology. Reilly, son of Brian and Mary Reilly, Tonganoxie, is majoring in applied technology.
Grace Snodgrass, a 2017 Tonganoxie High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award. Snodgrass is the daughter of James and Christie Snodgrass, Tonganoxie.
Blake Williams, a 2017 Tonganoxie High School graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award. Williams is the son of Kacee Bateson, Tonganoxie.

Topeka (66604): Anastasia Anthony-Mesa, a 2017 Topeka High School graduate, received a $2,000 Access to Academic Opportunity Grant. Anthony-Mesa, daughter of Derek and Heather Gastineau, Topeka, and Michael Anthony, is majoring in business.
Robert Schmidt, a 2017 Hayden High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in business. Schmidt, son of Gerald and Laura Schmidt, Topeka, is majoring in accounting.
Topeka (66605): Andrew Fischer, a 2017 Shawnee Heights High School graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction. Fischer is the son of Kevin and Leslie Fischer, Topeka.
MacKinzie Foster, a 2017 Santa Fe Trail High School graduate, received a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in mathematics. Foster, daughter of Mark Foster, Topeka, is majoring in mathematics.
Topeka (66606): Osiris Nunez-Espinoza, a 2017 Topeka High School graduate, received a $4,000 Access to Academic Opportunity Grant. Nunez-Espinoza is the daughter of Tereso and Evangelina Nunez, Topeka.
Gema Rodriguez, a 2017 Topeka High School graduate, received a $500 Commerce Bank of Garden City/FHSU Hispanic College Institute Scholarship. Rodriguez, daughter of Sandra Muniz, Topeka, is majoring in physics.
Topeka (66607): Juan Reyes, a 2017 Topeka High School graduate, received a $2,000 Access to Academic Opportunity Grant and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in business. Reyes, son of Juan and Maria Reyes, Topeka, is majoring in business.
Topeka (66610): Mayci Fizer, a 2017 Washburn Rural High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in nursing. Fizer, daughter of Clay Neal and Jennifer Fizer-Neal, Topeka, is majoring in nursing.
Anthony Giddens, a 2017 Washburn Rural High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Giddens is the son of Steve and Karen Giddens, Topeka.
Darian Kuckelman, a 2017 Washburn Rural High School graduate, received a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in psychology. Kuckelman, daughter of Annie Schilling, Topeka, is majoring in psychology.
Topeka (66611): Connor Champney, a 2017 Topeka High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award. Champney, son of Chad and Angela Champney, Topeka, is majoring in biology.
Topeka (66614): Laurel Haley, a 2017 Washburn Rural High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in nursing. Haley, daughter of Michael Haley, Topeka, and Sarah Knutson, Topeka, is majoring in nursing.
Lora Shinn, a 2017 Rossville High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in nursing. Shinn, daughter of Shannon and Dianna Shinn, Topeka, is majoring in nursing.
Topeka (66615): Jacob Heit, a 2017 Hayden Catholic High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award. Heit, son of J. Jeffery and Cathy Heit, Topeka, is majoring in biology.
Topeka (66616): Jayme Herman-Dye, a 2017 Topeka High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award. Herman-Dye is the daughter of Sandy Herman and Chrystal Dye, Topeka.

Tribune (67879): Jessica Mendoza, a 2017 Greeley County High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Mendoza, daughter of Juan and Maria Mendoza, Tribune, is majoring in nursing.

Turon (67583):
Garrett Geesling, a 2015 Fairfield High School graduate and a Pratt Community College transfer student, received a $1,500 Transfer Student Scholarship. Geesling, son of Eric and Danillel Geesling, Turon, is majoring in agriculture.

Ulysses (67880): Alejandro Degollado, a 2017 Ulysses High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Degollado is the son of Alfredo Degollado, Ulysses.
Tyra Hayden, a 2017 Ulysses High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Hayden, daughter of Sam Hayden and Kim Darrough Hayden, Ulysses, is majoring in elementary education.
Guadalupe Landeros-Gonzalez, a 2015 Ulysses High School graduate and a Garden City Community College transfer student, received a $1,000 Transfer Student Scholarship. Landeros-Gonzalez, daughter of Martin and Maria Landeros, Ulysses, is majoring in information networking and telecommunications.

Valley Center (67147): Chance Sowers, a 2015 Valley Center High School graduate and a Hutchinson Community College transfer student, received a $1,000 Transfer Student Scholarship. Sowers, son of Terry Sowers, Valley Center, is majoring in accounting.
Judson Tillotson, a 2017 Remington High School graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in mathematics. Tillotson, son of Norman and Janet Tillotson, Valley Center, is majoring in mathematics.

Victoria (67671): Ashlyn Hammerschmidt, a 2017 Victoria High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in biology. Hammerschmidt, daughter of Mike and Teresa Hammerschmidt, Victoria, is majoring in biology.
Julia Nowak, a 2017 Victoria High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Nowak, daughter of P.J. and Kim Nowak, Victoria, is majoring in nursing.
Karly Oberle, a 2017 Victoria High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in allied health. Oberle, daughter of Doug and Gina Oberle, Victoria, is majoring in medical diagnostic imaging.
Sara Schippers, a 2017 Thomas More Prep-Marian High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Schippers, daughter of Troy and Geralyn Schippers, Victoria, is majoring in nursing.
Hanna Vonlintel, a 2017 Victoria High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award. Vonlintel, daughter of Darin Vonlintel and Stacy Dinges, Victoria, is majoring in elementary education.

WaKeeney (67672): Dean Barney, a 2017 Trego Community High School graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in physics. Barney, son of Troy and Heather Barney, WaKeeney, is majoring in psychology.
Bryn Hafliger, a 2017 Trego Community High School graduate, received a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in leadership studies. Hafliger, daughter of Jeff and Michelle Hafliger, WaKeeney, is majoring in organizational leadership.
Emarie Schoenthaler, a 2017 Trego Community High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award. Schoenthaler is the daughter of Steve and Nora Shoenthaler, WaKeeney.

Wamego (66547): Samuel Fails, a 2017 Wamego High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Wamego, son of Vernon and Laura Fails, Wamego, is majoring in computer science.
Sean Nordberg, a 2017 Wamego High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Nordberg, son of Ken and Kelley Nordberg, Wamego, is majoring in finance.
Rhett Pitchford, a 2017 Wamego High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Pitchford, son of Amy Arthington, Wamego, is majoring in radiologic technology.
Kaydra Schmidt, a 2017 Wamego High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Schmidt, daughter of Chris and Shana Schmidt, Wamego, is majoring in nursing.

Wellington (67152): Kelsie Haydon, a 2017 Wellington High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in chemistry. Haydon, daughter of Jason and Lisa Haydon, Wellington, is majoring in chemistry.
Shayna Templeton, a 2015 Wellington High School graduate and a Cowley County Community College transfer student, received a $1,500 Transfer Student Scholarship. Templeton, daughter of Becky Jester, Wellington, and Gerald Templeton, Wellington, is majoring in art.

Wellsville (66092): Donald Arndt, a 2017 Ottawa High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Arndt, son of Clint Arndt and Heather Aylward, Wellsville, is majoring in computer science.
Marisa Carman, a 2017 Wellsville High School and Kansas Academy of Mathematics and Science graduate, received a $4,000 KAMS Scholarship and a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction. Carman, daughter of Doug and Peggy Carman, Wellsville, is majoring in biology.
Rylee Winters, a 2017 Wellsville High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Winters is the daughter of Keith and Debra Winters, Wellsville.

Weskan (67762): Dalen See, a 2017 Weskan High School graduate, received a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in geosciences. See, son of Ty and Kristi See, Weskan, is majoring in geography.

White City (66872): Madison Hulm, a 2015 Bison, S.D., High School graduate and a Cloud County Community College transfer student, received a $1,500 Transfer Student Scholarship. Hulm, daughter of Keith Hulm, Bison, S.D., and Carrie Roth, Bison, is majoring in medical diagnostic imaging.
Cade Stilwell, a 2017 White City High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in agriculture. Stilwell, son of Mark and Carol Stilwell, White City, is majoring in agriculture.

Wichita (67203): Ginger Garcia, a 2017 Wichita North High School and Kansas Academy of Mathematics and Science graduate, received a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in psychology. Garcia, daughter of Felipe and Maria Garcia, Wichita, was previously recognized for an FHSU KAMS Scholarship and a Hays City Scholar Award. She is majoring in psychology.
Joseph Garrison, a 2017 Maize High School graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in computer science. Garrison, son of Pete Garrison, Wichita, is majoring in computer science.
Wichita (67204): Paloma Salazar, a 2017 Wichita West High School graduate, received a $2,000 Access to Academic Opportunity Grant. Salazar, daughter of Laura Salazar, Wichita, is majoring in psychology.
Wichita (67205): Colette Gallant, a 2017 Bishop Carroll High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in informatics. Gallant, daughter of Guy and Theresa Gallant, Wichita, is majoring in information networking and telecommunications.
Logan Schmidt, a 2017 Maize South High School graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in biology. Schmidt, son of John and Leslie Schmidt, Wichita, is majoring in biology.
Dawson Sramek, a 2017 Maize High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Sramek is the son of David and Lisa Sramek, Wichita.
Wichita (67206): Alexa Ast, a 2017 Wichita Trinity Academy graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in allied health. Ast, daughter of Jeremy and Stephanie Ast, Wichita, is majoring in radiologic technology.
Mary Clevenger, a 2017 Kapaun Mount Carmel High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in art. Clevenger, daughter of John and Kristen Clevenger, Wichita, is majoring in graphic design.
Megan Hertel, a 2017 Kapaun Mount Carmel High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Hertel is the daughter of Troy and Maria Hertel, Wichita.
Wichita (67208): KeOndre Alexander, a 2017 Wichita South High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in sport and exercise therapy. Alexander, son of Andre Alexander and LaKisha Ellis, Wichita, is majoring in health and human performance.
Cora O'Brien, a 2017 Kapaun Mount Carmel High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in art. O'Brien, daughter of Aaron and Vanessa O'Brien, Wichita, is majoring in art.
Wichita (67209): Jordan Cooke, a 2017 Goddard High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in finance. Cooke, son of Rhonda and Damon Palmer, Wichita, is majoring in finance.
Gage Gottschalk, a 2017 Bishop Carroll High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award. Gottschalk is the son of Todd and Christie Gottschalk, Wichita.
Wichita (67212): Ashton Costello, a 2017 Wichita Northwest High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Costello, daughter of Ebony Deschaine, Wichita, and Dustin Costello, Wichita, is majoring in biology.
Katelyn Darnell, a 2017 Wichita Northwest High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in nursing. Darnell, daughter of Chris and Kathy Darnell, Wichita, is majoring in nursing.
Logan Edwards, a 2017 Maize High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award. Edwards, son of Daniel McDonald and Shannon Edwards, Wichita, is majoring in computer science.
Lydia Ehrmann, a 2015 Augusta High School graduate, received a $1,500 Transfer Student Scholarship. Ehrmann, daughter of Dustin and Carmen Carson, Wichita and Leland Ehrmann, Augusta, is majoring in psychology.
Christopher Gregg, a 2017 Bishop Carroll High School graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction. Gregg, son of Randy and Heather Gregg, Wichita, is majoring in computer science.
Lauren Kerr, a 2017 Bishop Carroll High School graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in informatics. Kerr, daughter of Gary and Kimberly Kerr, Wichita, is majoring in informatics.
Ashley Poettker, a 2017 Bishop Carroll High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Oppurtunity Award in allied health. Poettker, daughter of John and Cheryl Poettker, Wichita, is majoring in medical diagnostic imaging.
Julia Sanders, a 2017 Bishop Carroll High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in psychology. Sanders, daughter of Michael and Marilyn Sanders, Wichita, is majoring in psychology.
Alexis Smith, a 2017 Wichita Northwest High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in business. Smith, daughter of Andrea Wheeler, Wichita, is majoring in business.
Dalton Smith, a 2017 Maize South High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Smith, son of Brad and Tammy Smith, Wichita, is majoring in radiologic technology.
Elis Thompson, a 2017 Wichita Northwest High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in communication sciences and disorders. Thompson, daughter of Suzy Thompson, Wichita, is majoring in communication sciences and disorders.
Bria Tucker, a 2017 Wichita Northwest High School graduate, received a $4,000 Access to Academic Opportunity Grant, a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in education. Tucker, daughter of Steve and LaShonda Garnes, Wichita, is majoring in elementary education.
Markell Young, a 2017 Wichita East High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in business. Young, son of Carol Young, Wichita, is majoring in business.
Wichita (67214): Gerardo Hernandez-Garcia, a 2017 Wichita Northwest High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in agriculture. Hernandez-Garcia, son of Gerardo Hernandez and Ruby Garcia, Wichita, is majoring in agriculture.
Wichita (67215): Kaylie Whitworth, a 2017 Goddard High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award. Whitworth, daughter of Sheryl Whitworth, Wichita, is majoring in nursing.
Wichita (67217): Joseph Krussick, a 2017 Lakenheath American High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Krussick, son of Joseph and Amanda Krussick, is majoring in sports and exercise therapy.
Rachel Vaughn, a 2017 Wichita South High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in health and human performance. Vaughn, daughter of David and Kerri Vaughn, Wichita, is majoring in health and human performance.
Wichita (67226): John Egan, a 2017 Wichita Collegiate High School graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction. Egan, son of Ed and Cindy Egan, Wichita, is majoring in finance.
Dylan Greytak, a 2017 Wichita Heights High School graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in computer science. Greytak, son of Larry and Shana Greytak, Wichita, is majoring in computer science.
Wichita (67228): Parker Cyrier, a 2016 Andover High School graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction. Cyrier, daughter of Greg and Tori Cyrier, Wichita, is majoring in graphic design.
Wichita (67230): Sean Barleen, a 2017 Kapaun Mount Carmel High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Barleen, daughter of Doug and Heather Barleen, Wichita, is majoring in computer science.
Wichita (67235): Makayli Allender, a 2017 Eisenhower High School graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in English. Allender, daughter of Travis and Kelley Allender, Wichita, is majoring in English.
Lauren Kruse, a 2017 Bishop Carroll High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in teacher education. Kruse, daughter of Mike and Brenda Kruse, Wichita, is majoring in elementary education.

Wilson (67490): Anna Criswell, a 2017 Wilson High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in English. Criswell, daughter of David and Kim Criswell, Wilson, is majoring in English.
Trey Fink, a 2017 Wilson High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Fink is the son of Arkala Cullens, Wilson.
Katelin Hoch, a 2017 Wilson High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Hoch, daughter of John and DeAnne Hoch, Wilson, is majoring in biology.

Winfield (67156): Audrie Bailey, a 2017 Winfield High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in agriculture. Bailey, daughter of Beau and Tina Bailey, Winfield, is majoring in agriculture.

Winona (67764): Eric Gfeller, a 2016 Wallace County High School graduate and a Bethany College transfer student, received a $1,000 Transfer Student Scholarship. Gfeller, son of Dennis and Jana Gfeller, Winona, is majoring in agriculture.
Rose Smith, a 2017 Triplains High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Smith, daughter of Daniel and Ruth Smith, Winona, is majoring in chemistry.

Woodbine (67492): Jaryth Barten, a 2017 Hope High School graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction. Barten, son of Jim and Charlotte Barten, Woodbine, is majoring in communication.
Mason Hinkle, a 2017 White City High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award. Hinkle, son of Time and Kari Hinkle, Woodbine, is majoring in history.


ARIZONA
Phoenix (85027):
Sierra Rodriguez, a 2017 Sandra Day O'Connor High School graduate, received a $5,000 FHSU Arizona Award and a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Rodriguez, daughter of James and Victoria Rodriguez, Phoenix, is majoring in medical diagnostic imaging.
Tucson (85704): Jayce Cunha, a 2017 Mountain View High School graduate, received a $5,000 FHSU Arizona Award, a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in criminal justice. Cunha, son of Rich and Blanca Cunha, Tucson, is majoring in criminal justice.
Waddell (85355): Logan Wallick, a 2017 Verrado High School graduate, received a $5,000 FHSU Arizona Award and a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Wallick, daughter of John Wallick and Suzanne Knox-Wallick, Waddell, is majoring in biology.
Yuma (85367): Alfonso Barragan, a 2014 Gila Ridge High School graduate and a Mesa Community College transfer student, received a $5,000 FHSU Arizona Award. Barragan, son of Al and Gabriela Barragan, Yuma, is majoring in health and human performance.

CALIFORNIA
Hilmar (95324):
Alexandria Vieira, a 2017 Hilmar High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Vieira, daughter of Joe and Debbie Vieira, Hilmar, is majoring in business education.

COLORADO
Bethune (80805):
Kimberlie Schulte, a 2017 Bethune High School graduate, received a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in business. Schulte, daughter of Charles and Lois Schulte, Bethune, is majoring in business.
Brighton (80601): Emily Nitcher, a 2017 Prairie View High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Nitcher, daughter of John and Wendy Nitcher, Brighton, is majoring in biology.
Brighton (80603): Caitlin Bauer, a 2017 Weld Central High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in agriculture. Bauer, daughter of Terrell Bauer, Janesville, is majoring in agriculture.
Brush (80723): Rachel Carwin, a 2017 Brush High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Carwin, daughter of Alesia Carwin, Brush, is majoring in psychology.
Brenna Simmons, a 2017 Brush High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Simmons, daughter of Eric and Ellen Simmons, Brush, is majoring in biology.
Aurora Thomas, a 2017 Brush High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in pyschology. Thomas, daughter of David and Sara Thomas, Brush, is majoring in psychology.
Burlington (80807): Hannah Baeza, a 2017 Burlington High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in business. Baeza, daughter of Heather Baeza, Burlington, is majoring in accounting.
Kory Ridnour, a 2017 Burlington High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in agriculture. Ridnour, daughter of Tim and Heide Ridnour, Burlington, is majoring in agricutlure.
Myranda Soncksen, a 2017 Burlington High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in business. Soncksen, daughter of Doran and Kelly Soncksen, Burlington, is majoring in business management.
Castle Rock (80104): Sierra Sanburg, a 2015 Douglas County High School graduate and an Otero Junior College transfer student, received a $1,000 Transfer Student Scholarship. Sanburg, daughter of Gary and Barb Sanburg, Castle Rock, is majoring in agriculture.
Castle Rock (80108): Travis Booth, a 2015 Douglas County High School graduate and an Otero Junior College transfer student, received a $1,000 Transfer Student Scholarship. Booth, son of Walt Booth, Castle Rock, is majoring in agriculture.
Centennial (80016): Gabriel Baumgartner, a 2017 Grandview High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in mathematics. Baumgartner, son of James and Nadine Baumgartner, Centennial, is majoring in mathematics.
Colorado Springs (80909): William Daniel, a 2017 Achieve Online High School graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in business. Daniel, son of Robert and Ellen Daniel, Colorado Springs, is majoring in accounting.
Colorado Springs (80910): Thai Caine, a 2017 Vanguard High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in computer science. Caine, son of Oral Caine and Larencia Lucas-Caine, Colorado Springs, is majoring in computer science.
Colorado Springs (80920): Nicholas Counts, a 2017 Pine Creek High School graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in geosciences. Counts, son of Andrew and Julie Counts, Colorado Springs, is majoring in geosciences.
Colorado Springs (80921): Mickaela Graham, a 2017 Discovery Canyon High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Graham, daughter of Randy Graham and Michelle Rini-Rezzonico, Colorado Springs, is majoring in medical diagnostic imaging.
Commerce City (80022): Nicole Mack, a 2017 Prairie View High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award. Mack, daughter of Paul and Susan Mack, Commerce City, is majoring in biology.
Cotopaxi (81223): Joel Karg, a 2017 Cotopaxi Consolidated High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in applied technology. Karg, son of James and Lynette Karg, Cotopaxi, is majoring in technology studies.
Denver (80207): Amirah Bentley, a 2017 East High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award. Bentley is the daughter of Gina Feng, Denver.
Denver (80239): Pharo Bones, a 2017 George Washington High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Bones, son of Billie Brent, Denver, is majoring in physics.
Nicholas Holmes, a 2017 Overland High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Holmes, son of Julian and Nicole Holmes, Denver, plans a career in sports medicine.
Eads (81036): Hailey Ray, a 2015 Eads High School graduate and a Colby Community College transfer student, received a $1,500 Transfer Student Scholarship. Ray, daughter of Krissy Ray, Eads, is majoring in elementary education.
Evergreen (80439): Sarah Kay, a 2015 Evergreen High School and an Otero Junior College transfer student, received a $1,000 Transfer Student Scholarship. Kay, daughter of Brad Kay, Evergreen, is majoring in business.
Fort Collins (80524): Denice Lastra-Blanco, a 2017 Fort Collins High School graduate, received a $2,000 Access to Academic Opportunity Grant and a $1,500 FHSU Hispanic College Institute Scholarship. Lastra-Blanco, daughter of Hector Lastra-Esquible and Maria Blanco, Fort Collins, is majoring in education.
Fort Collins (80526): Adriana Huebner, a 2017 Rocky Mountain High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award. Huebner, daughter of Richard and Jenifer Huebner, Fort Collins, is majoring in art.
Fort Collins (80528): Charly Wrae Sanders, a 2017 Loveland High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in nursing. Sanders, daughter of Cary and Rachel Sanders, Fort Collins, is majoring in nursing.
Fort Morgan (80701): Jenifer Perea Gomez, a 2017 Brush High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in education. Perea Gomez, daughter of Jesus Perea and Erika Gomez, Fort Morgan, is majoring in education.
Henderson (80640): Spencer Wilson, a 2017 Prairie View High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in criminal justice. Wilson, son of Heath and Gina Wilson, Henderson, is majoring in criminal justice.
Holyoke (80734): Wyatt McCallum, a 2017 Holyoke High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in agriculture. McCallum, son of Glen and Ranae McCallum, Holyoke, is majoring in agricultural business.
Lafayette (80026): Anthony Lyle, a 2017 Legacy High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Lyle, son of Phillip Lyle, Lafayette, is majoring in business.
Lakewood (80228): Ryan Pallman, a 2017 Lakewood High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in computer science. Pallman, son of Bill Pallman and Melanie Wood, Lakewood, is majoring in computer science.
Lamar (81052): James Steerman, a 2017 McClave High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in business. Steerman, son of Donald and Clea Steerman, Lamar, is majoring in finance.
Littleton (80129): Michael Young-Staadt, a 2017 Thunderridge High School graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in computer science. Young-Staadt, son of Jessie and Brandi Young-Staadt, Littleton, is majoring in computer science.
Longmont (80503): Hannah Wood, a 2017 Silver Creek High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Wood, daughter of Thomas and Catherine Wood, Longmont, is majoring in psychology.
Longmont (80504): Amelia Zens, a 2017 Silver Creek High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Zens, daughter of Mark and Suzanne Zens, Longmont, is majoring in psychology.
Jenika Zens, a 2017 Silver Creek High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Zens, daughter of Mark and Suzanne Zens, Longmont, is majoring in education.
Mead (80542): Ashlyn Shorb, a 2017 Berthond High School graduate, received a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in social work. Shorb, daughter of Ryan Shorb and Christina Barber, Mead, is majoring in social work.
Monument (80132): Keaton Blomquist, a 2017 Pine Creek High School graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction. Blomquist, son of Scott and Tricia Blomquist, Monument, is majoring in computer science.
Parker (80134): Briauna Hysaw, a 2017 Regis Jesuit High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in health and human performance. Hysaw, daughter of Jacqueline Jereza-Chapin, Parker, and Charles Hysaw, Denver, is majoring in health and human performance.
Parker (80138): Ethan Reid, a 2017 Chaparral High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in geology. Reid, son of Jason Reid and Shawna Ernst, Parker, is majoring in geology.
Peyton (80831): Raphael Furtado, a 2017 Falcon High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in business. Furtado, son of Robert and Hatice Furtado, Peyton, is majoring in business.
Zion Littlejohn, a 2017 Falcon High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Littlejohn, son of Anthony and Andrea Littlejohn, Peyton, is majoring in marketing.
Jacob O'Brien, a 2017 Falcon High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in criminal justice. O'Brien, son of James and Chris O'Brien, Peyton, is majoring in justice studies.
Alessandra Polignano, a 2017 Falcon High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in teacher education. Polignano, daughter of Gaetano and Lara Polignano, Peyton, is majoring in elementary education.
Salida (81201): Jesse Schoenfeld, a 2017 Salida High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in teacher education. Schoenfeld, daughter of Gerald and Edie Schoenfeld, Salida, is majoring in elementary education.
Simla (80835): Paeton Harms, a 2017 Simla High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in communication sciences and disorders. Harms, daughter of Ian and Jessica Harms, Simla, is majoring in communication sciences and disorders.
Springfield (81073): Jacob Richmond, a 2017 Springfield High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award. Richmond, son of Shelia Crane, Springfield, is majoring in computer science.
Strasburg (80136): Kylie Warren, a 2017 Bennett High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in allied health. Warren, daughter of John and Laurie Warren, Strasburg, is majoring in radiologic technology.
Thornton (80602): Jorden Comstock, a 2016 Legacy High School graduate and a Metropolitan State University transfer student, received a $1,000 Transfer Student Scholarship. Comstock, son of Jeff and Denece Comstock, Thornton, is majoring in nursing.
Westminster (80234): Haley Gottschalk, a 2016 Legacy High School graduate, received a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in art. Gottschalk, daughter of Troy and April Gottschalk, Westminster, is majoring in art.
Wray (80758): Brooklynn Bracelin, a 2017 Wray High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Bracelin, daughter of James and Annette Bracelin, Wray, is majoring in psychology.
Yuma (80759): Destiny Edgar, a 2017 Yuma High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in teacher education. Edgar, daughter of Holly Sprouse, Yuma, is majoring in teacher education.

FLORIDA
Tallahassee (32305):
Dy'Juan Carney, a 2015 Wakulla High School graduate, received a $1,500 Transfer Student Scholarship. Carney, son of Shanekia W. Robinson, Crawfordville, is majoring in accounting.

ILLINOIS
Charleston (61920):
Nicholas Wood, a 2017 Charleston High School graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in business. Wood, son of Lee and Jennifer Wood, Charleston, is majoring in finance.
McHenry (60050): Marjean Cone, a 2017 McHenry West Campus High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award. Cone, daughter of Geary and Kathryn Cone, McHenry, is majoring in geology.
Richmond (60071): Samantha Miller, a 2017 Richmond-Burton High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award from the Department of Allied Health. Miller, daughter of Mark and Barb Miller, Richmond, is majoring in medical diagnostic imaging.

MICHIGAN
Pontiac (48341):
Kavaria Smith, a 2017 Oakland Christian High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Smith, daughter of Jeffrey Smith and Kenya Alphonse-Smith, Pontiac, is majoring in chemistry.

MINNESOTA
Woodbury (55125):
Jordan Wilkerson, a 2015 Woodbury High School graduate, received a $1,500 Transfer Student Scholarship and a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Wilkerson, son of James and Marvette Washington, Woodbury, is majoring in nursing.

MISSOURI
Cape Girardeau (63701):
Bennett Robinson, a 2017 Cape Girardeau Central High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Robinson, son of Mitch and Debbi Robinson, Cape Girardeau, is majoring in business.
Chula (64635): Whitney Clampitt, a 2017 Chillicothe High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Clampitt, daughter of Cory and Kristy Clampitt, Chula, is majoring in health and human performance.
Independence (64052): Vanessa Ramirez, a 2017 Van Horn High School graduate, received a $300 Walmart Scholarship. Ramirez, daughter of Oswaldo Ramirez and Blanca Valenzuela, Independence, is majoring in political science.
Jefferson City (65101): Kade Franks, a 2017 Jefferson City High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in political science. Franks, son of David and Angie Franks, Jefferson City, is majoring in political science.
Kansas City (64127): Aritt Velazquez, a 2015 Alta Vista High School graduate, received a $4,000 Access to Academic Opportunity Grant. Velazquez, daughter of Martin Velazquez and Maria Cruz, Kansas City, is majoring in business.
Lee's Summit (64081): Carmen Fanning, a 2017 Summit Christian Academy graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Fanning, daughter of Joe and Lillian Fanning, Lee's Summit, is majoring in biology.
Lee's Summit (64082): Blayne Godshell, a 2017 Lee's Summit High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in Nursing. Godshell, son of Wade and Holly Godshell, Lee's Summit, is majoring in nursing.
Richmond (64085): Kaylee Slater, a 2017 Richmond High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Slater, daughter of Troy and Julee Slater, Richmond, is majoring in medical diagnostic imaging.

NEBRASKA
Alliance (69301):
Nathaniel Johns, a 2017 Alliance High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in informatics. Johns, son of Abraham and Annette Johns, Alliance, is majoring in informatics.
Aurora (68818): Alyssa Hatch, a 2017 Aurora High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Hatch, daughter of Jason Hatch and Michelle Whelan, Aurora, is majoring in radiologic technology.
Hunter Holliday, a 2017 Aurora High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in agriculture. Holliday, son of Geoff and Jari Holliday, Aurora, is majoring in agriculture.
Lane Sorensen, a 2017 Aurora High School graduate, received a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in agriculture. Sorensen, son of Jeff Sorensen and Ang Jensen, Aurora, is majoring in agriculture.
Bennington (68007): Baylee Johnson, a 2017 Elkhorn High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in chemistry. Johnson, daughter of Tracy Hansen, Bennington, and Bret Johnson, Elkhorn, is majoring in chemistry.
Broken Bow (68822): Samuel Duncan, a 2017 Broken Bow High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in business. Duncan, son of Jim and Cindy Duncan, Broken Bow, is majoring in business.
Sawyer Parr, a 2017 Anselmo-Merna High School graduate, received a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in agriculture. Parr, daughter of Brad and Traci Parr, Broken Bow, is majoring in agriculture.
Callaway (68825): Natalie G'schwind, a 2017 Callaway High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in agriculture. G'schwind, daughter of Doug and Amy G'schwind, Callaway, is majoring in agriculture.
Campbell (68932): Corey Conway, a 2017 Silver Lake High School graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in agriculture. Conway, son of Bob and Kelli Conway, Campbell, is majoring in agriculture.
Carleton (68326): Faith Stengel, a 2017 Bruning-Davenport High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in psychology. Stengel, daughter of Rick and Janell Stengel, Carleton, is majoring in psychology.
Chappell (69129): Abbie Schneider, a 2017 South Platte High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in business. Schneider, daughter of George and Darci Schneider, Chappell, is majoring in management.
Cozad (69130): Marina Arnold, a 2017 Cozad High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in informatics. Arnold, daughter of Randy and Jill Arnold, Cozad, is majoring in communication.
Denton (68339): Ayla Tschetter, a 2017 Crete High School graduate, received a $4,000 Access to Academic Opportunity Grant, a $2,000 University Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in nursing. Tschetter, daughter of Jay and Kathy Tschetter, Denton, is majoring in nursing.
Elwood (68937): Kendra Mullins, a 2017 Elwood High School graduate, received a $4,000 Access to Academic Opportunity Grant. Mullins, granddaughter of Henry Rhymes and Brenda Redden, Elwood, is majoring in political science.
Eustis (69028): Mickayla Blender, a 2017 Eustis-Farnam High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Blender, daughter of Paul and Jeanne Blender, Eustis, is majoring in agriculture.
Huntyr Stutterheim, a 2017 Eustis-Farnam High School gradute, received a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in agriculture. Stutterheim, daughter of Mark and Kellie Stutterheim, Eustis, is majoring in agriculture.
Exeter (68351): Sydney Hall, a 2017 Exeter-Milligan High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in allied health. Hall, daughter of Randy and Stacey Hall, Exeter, is majoring in medical diagnostic imaging.
Holdrege (68949): Karli Hale, a 2017 Holdrege High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Hale is the daughter of Jason and Kelli Hale, Holdrege.
Mackenzie Zaruba, a 2017 Holdrege High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Zaruba, daughter of Scott and Amy Walker, Holdrege, and Brandon and Alesia Zaruba, is majoring in art.
Holstein (68950): Jarrun Schernikau, a 2017 Adams Central High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in health and human performance. Schernikau, son of Jeff and Becky Schernikau, Holstein, is majoring in health and human performance.
Kearney (68845): Trey Clevenger, a 2017 Kearney High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award. Clevenger is the son of James and Jill Clevenger, Kearney.
Lukas Kalb, a 2017 Kearney High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Kalb, son of Mike and Shannan Kalb, Kearney, is majoring in accounting.
Lincoln (68506): Anika Beuhler, a 2017 Lincoln Southeast High School graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in geosciences. Beuhler, daughter of James and Jennifer Beuhler, Lincoln, is majoring in geosciences.
McCook (69001): Kyle Geisler, a 2017 McCook High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in physics. Geisler, son of Brad and Jill Geisler, McCook, is majoring in physics.
Faith Hansen, a 2017 McCook High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Hansen, daughter of Jamey Hansen, McCook, is majoring in radiologic technology.
Abigail Soncksen, a 2017 Hayes Center High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award. Soncksen, daughter of Mike and Lynn Soncksen, McCook, is majoring in nursing.
Merna (68856): Doran Kolasa, a 2017 Anselmo-Merna High School graduate, received a $2,500 TeamMates Scholarship. Kolasa, son of Charlene Nova, Merna, is majoring in agriculture.
Nelson (68961): Colton Biltoft, a 2017 Lawrence-Nelson High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in agriculture. Biltoft, son of Jason and Lesli Biltoft, Nelson, is majoring in agriculture.
Nenzel (69219): Jaylynn Ravenscroft, a 2017 Cody-Kilgore High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in agriculture. Ravenscroft, daughter of Eric and Shannon Ravenscroft, Nenzel, is majoring in agriculture.
North Platte (69101): Gabriel Vyzourek, a 2017 St. Patrick High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Vyzourek, son of Treg and Cameron Vyzourek, North Platte, plans a career in medicine.
Ogallala (69153): Mitchell Kihle, a 2017 Ogallala High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Kihle, son of Shannon Sutherland, Ogallala, is majoring in accounting.
Omaha (68135): Caden Frank, a 2017 Millard West High School graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in physics. Frank, son of Dustin and Cathy Frank, Omaha, is majoring in physics.
Palmer (68864): Linnea Vogel, a 2017 St. Paul High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in English. Vogel, daughter of Jeff and Stacy Vogel, Palmer, is majoring in English.
Phillips (68865): Gannon Rush, a 2017 Aurora High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in geosciences. Rush, son of Kevin and Michelle Rush, Phillips, is majoring in geosciences.
Red Cloud (68970): Kimberly Brown, a 2017 Red Cloud High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in teacher education. Brown, daughter of Eric and Lori Brown, Red Cloud, is majoring in teacher education.
St. Paul (68873): Sathena Scarborough, a 2017 St. Paul High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in agriculture. Scarborough, daughter of Jennifer McDonald, St. Paul, is majoring in agriculture.
Steinauer (68441): Leslie Sommerhalder, a 2017 Pawnee City High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in allied health. Sommerhalder, daughter of Dan and Suzanne Sommerhalder, Steinauer, is majoring in medical diagnostic imaging.
Wood River (68883): Lily Woitaszewski, a 2017 Wood River Rural High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in agriculture. Woitaszewski, daughter of Larry and Anne Woitaszewski, Wood River, is majoring in agriculture.
York (68467): David Jinright, a 2017 York High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in health and human performance. Jinright, son of Matt and Becky Jinright, York, is majoring in health and human performance.

NEW JERSEY
Morris Plains (07950):
Kayla Bush, a 2017 Morristown High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in the W.R. and Yvonne Robbins College of Business and Entrepreneurship. Bush, daughter of Donald and Kathleen Bush, Morris Plains, is majoring in business.

NEW YORK
Eaton (13334):
Amanda Cranwell, a 2017 Morrisville-Eaton High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award. Cranwell, daughter of Clyde and Kristi Cranwell, Eaton, is majoring in agriculture.

NORTH CAROLINA
Raleigh (27614):
Taylor Rosbrook, a 2017 Wakefield High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Rosbrook, daughter of Michael Rosbrook, Raleigh, is majoring in sociology.

OKLAHOMA
Alva (73717):
Whitney Randall, a 2017 Alva High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Randall, daughter of J.P. and Joelle Randall, Alva, is majoring in medical diagnostic imaging.
Broken Arrow (74014): Noah Harris, a 2017 Broken Arrow High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Harris, daughter of Daniel Harris, Broken Arrow, is majoring in health and human performance.
Clifton Thompson, a 2017 Holland Hall High School graduate, received a $2,000 Access to Academic Opportunity Grant, a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in health and human performance. Thompson, son of Clifton and Kimberly Thompson, Broken Arrow, is majoring in health and human performance.
Drummond (73735): Kendra Strunk, a 2016 Skyview High School, Nampa, Idaho, graduate and a Dodge City Community College transfer student, received a $1,000 Transfer Student Scholarship. Strunk, daughter of Annette Strunk, Drummond, is majoring in elementary education.
Edmond (73013): Esteban Munoz, a 2017 Edmond Santa Fe High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Munoz, son of Jose Munoz, Edmond, is majoring in criminal justice.
Enid (73703): Meredith Malatin, a 2017 Oklahoma Bible Academy graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Malatin is the daughter of Michael and Beth Malatin, Enid.
Gate (73844): Duncan Brown, a 2017 Laverne High School graduate, received a $3,500 Presidential Award of Distinction. Brown, son of John and Sandy Brown, Gate, plans a career in medicine.
Jay (74346): Blayze Scott, a 2017 Medicine Lodge High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in business. Scott, daughter of Jay and Rhonda Scott, Jay, is majoring in accounting.
Muskogee (74401): J'mari Davis, a 2017 Muskogee High School graduate, received a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Davis, son of Antoinette Davis, Arlington, Texas, is majoring in health and human performance.
Tulsa (74133): Jordan Starks, a 2017 Union High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in business. Starks, son of Jesse and Roxanne Starks, Tulsa, is majoring in business.

PENNSYLVANIA
State College (16801):
Nathan Pons, a 2017 State College Area High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award. Pons, son of Johnny and Kathy Pons, State College, is majoring in art.

TEXAS
Amarillo (79118):
Shelby Ptacnik, a 2017 Randall High School graduate, received a $5,000 FHSU Texas Award and a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award. Ptacnik, daughter of James and Tanya Ptacnik, Amarillo, is majoring in medical diagnostic imaging.
Amarillo (79119): Taylan Mullins, a 2017 Randall High School graduate, received a $5,000 FHSU Texas Award and a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Mullins, son of Mike and Monya Ohm, Amarillo, is majoring in business.
Arlington (76012): Chance Fuller, a 2017 Arlington Lamar High School graduate, received a $5,000 FHSU Texas Award, a $1,000 Traditions scholar Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award. Fuller is the son of Trent and Shawn Fuller, Arlington.
Bastrop (78602): Sienna Rodriguez, a 2017 Bastrop High School graduate, received a $5,000 FHSU Texas Award, a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award from the Department of Informatics. Rodriguez, daughter of Wylie and Robin Rodriguez, Bastrop, is majoring in information networking and telecommunications.
Dalhart (79022): Bhavisha Bhakta, a 2017 Dalhart High School graduate, received a $5,000 FHSU Texas Award. Bhakta, daughter of Mukeshkumar Bhakta, Dalhart, is majoring in biology.
El Paso (79928): Raul Fierro, a 2014 Socorro High School graduate, received a $5,000 FHSU Texas Award. Fierro, son of Raul Fierro and Luz Maria Veloz, El Paso, is majoring in finance.
Follett (79034): John Hibler, a 2017 Follett High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Hibler, son of Mark and Shelly Lauppe, Follett, is majoring in nursing.
Grand Prairie (75050): Caden Gober, a 2017 Lamar High School graduate, received a $5,000 FHSU Texas Award, a $1,000 Traditions Scholar Award and a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in business. Gober, son of Craig and Pam Gober, Grand Prairie, is majoring in accounting.
La Porte (77571): Justin Moore, a 2015 La Porte High School graduate and a Pratt Community College transfer student, received a $5,000 FHSU Texas Transfer Award. Moore, son of David Moore and Rachal Valdez, La Porte, is majoring in criminal justice.
Mansfield (76063): Taylor Parks, a 2017 James Bowie High School graduate, received a $5,000 FHSU Texas Award. Parks is the son of Michael and Christine Parks, Mansfield.

WEST VIRGINIA
Huntington (25705):
Max Creasy, a 2017 Cabell Midland High School graduate, received a $2,000 University Scholar Award. Creasy, son of Greg Creasy, Huntington, and Leigh Ann Blake, Barboursville, is majoring in finance.

WISCONSIN
Janesville (53546):
Scott Biancofiori, a 2017 Milton High School graduate, received a $1,500 Hays City Scholar Award. Biancofiori, son of Jim and Amy Biancofiori, Janesville, is majoring in justice studies.
Waterford (53185): Meredith Bernau, a 2017 Waterford Union High School graduate, received a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in biology. Bernau, daughter of Chris and Kara Bernau, Waterford, is majoring in biology.

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