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2012-2013

 

May 29, 2013

 

Cowley College awards scholarships to students from 25 schools

 

The Student Services Department at Cowley College has awarded scholarships to the following students.

From Arkansas City High School:

  • Sydney Borror, daughter of John and Kim Borror, is the recipient of a Theatre Scholarship. At ACHS, she was involved in Student Council, FCA, FFA, AC Players, and Usherettes. She received a Greenhand Award in FFA and plans to major in early childhood education.
  • Emily Ellis, daughter of Donny and Sharon Ellis, is the recipient of an Art Scholarship. At ACHS, she participated in tennis, French Club, AC Players, FFA, and School Counts. She received a Greenhand Award in FFA, was named to the Counselor’s Honor Roll and garnered awards at Cowley College’s Fine Arts Day competition. She plans to major in art.
  • Jacob Hernandez, son of David and Mandi Hernandez, is the recipient of a Donald and Wilda Patterson Endowment Scholarship. At ACHS, he participated in football, baseball, track, and the National Honor Society. He plans to major in sports management.
  • Becca Hocker, daughter of Jess and Kim Hocker, is the recipient of a Spirit Squad Scholarship. At ACHS, she was involved in cheerleading. She plans to major in pre-nursing.
  • Jayden Kelly, daughter of Mike and Claudia Kelly, is the recipient of a Work Ethic Scholarship. At ACHS, she was involved in yearbook, Usherettes, cheerleading, and KAY’s. She plans to major in nursing.
  • Jazmin Lara, daughter of Damian and Lucia Lara, is the recipient of an ACES Scholarship. At ACHS, she was involved in FFA and GSA. She has received several awards while taking part in Cowley College’s Fine Arts Day competition and plans to major in secondary education.
  • Holli Mapel, daughter of Jay and Carrie Mapel, is the recipient of a Work Ethics Scholarship. At ACHS, she participated in the Big Brothers and Big Sisters program. She plans to major in early childhood education.
  • Abbi Moulton, daughter of Marty and Lori Moulton, is the recipient of a Tigerette Danceline Scholarship. At ACHS, she participated in golf, Student Council, Usherettes, and was a member of the Purple Paws Dance Team. She received multiple Student of the Week awards, was named Athlete of the Week, and was named Most Improved and Most Spirited. She plans to major in nursing.
  • Jesus Rodriguez-Reyes, Jr., son of Jesus Rodriguez, Sr. and Laura Rodriguez, is the recipient of a Multi Cultural Scholars Program Scholarship. At ACHS, he was involved with mentoring and the 4-H Tech Wizards program. He plans to major in engineering.
  • Davis Simmons, son of Patrick and Denise Simmons, is the recipient of an ACT Scholarship. At ACHS, he was involved in soccer, basketball, track, Student Council, FCA, SADD, orchestra, and the National Honor Society. He is undecided on a major.
  • Kelsey Wallace, daughter of Mike and Kris Wallace, is the recipient of an Athletic Hospitality Scholarship. At ACHS, she was involved in fundraising and the National Honor Society. She was a Kansas Honor Scholar and plans to major in veterinary science.

From Winfield High School:

  • Zachary Bachmeier, son of Crystal Bachmeier, is the recipient of a Work Ethic Scholarship. At Winfield, he participated in Skills USA, FCC, FFA, Work Ethics, and Project the Way. He plans to major in pre-engineering.
  • Kelsey Estrada, daughter of Dan and Melissa Salsman, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At WHS, she was involved in golf, basketball and soccer. She received all-conference recognition in soccer and competed at the state golf tournament. She was a member of the Principal’s Honor Roll and plans to major in dental hygiene.
  • Caroline Fulbright, daughter of Dennis and Pamela Fulbright, is the recipient of a Theatre Scholarship. At WHS, she was involved in Link Crew, Drama Club, Thespian Club, Art Club, and General and Regional Youth Council for First Christian Church. She was a member of the Principal’s Honor Roll and received a Staff Choice Award. She plans to major in pre-engineering/architecture.
  • Alex Geurin, son of Brad and Denise Fox, is the recipient of a Theatre Scholarship. At WHS, he was involved in golf, choir, Art Club, and was president of the Film Appreciation Club. He received a Staff Choice Award and was a member of the Honor Roll. He plans to major in pre-engineering.
  • Zachary Graham, son of Steve and Bonnie Graham, is the recipient of a Donald and Wilda Patterson Endowment Scholarship. At WHS, he was involved in baseball, basketball, Family Fun Night, and Body Venture. He was a member of the Principal’s Honor Roll and received a perfect attendance award as a junior. He plans to major in accounting.
  • Stevie Guffey, daughter of Michael Shawn and Shelly Guffey, is the recipient of a Vocal Music Scholarship. At WHS, she was involved in FFA, drama, Viking Voices, Acca Pella Choir, and Link Crew. She plans to major in sonography/nursing.
  • Alyssa Handlin, daughter of Todd and Jane Handlin, is the recipient of a Natural Science Department Scholarship. At Winfield, she participated in cross country, basketball, soccer, choir, Spirit Club, broadcast journalism, and Leadership. She received all-conference recognition in soccer and also earned journalism awards. She plans to major in physical therapy.
  • Amanda Krook, daughter of Scott and Michelle Krook, is the recipient of a United Agency Scholarship. At WHS, she was involved in cheerleading, choir, Bel Canto, Mixed Choir, accapella choir, and orchestra. She received Outstanding Scholastic Achievement awards in choir and orchestra and was a member of the Principal’s Honor Roll. She plans to major in pre-nursing.
  • Avery Osen, son of Charles and Kelli Osen, is the recipient of a Stephen and Janet English Scholarship. At WHS, he was involved in soccer, tennis, basketball, Link Crew, broadcast journalism, Oracle, Viking Voyage, National Honor Society, and the Scroll and Quill Honorary Society. He received all-league recognition in soccer and was a fall Homecoming candidate. He also received Distinguished Scholastic Achievement recognition and earned Staff Choice and perfect attendance awards. While, also doing live streaming play-by-play of the WHS football and basketball through the Winfield Courier web site. He was a member of the Principal’s Honor Roll and plans to major in journalism.
  • Grandon Pickering, son of Rob Pickering and Shay Daake, is the recipient of a Work Ethic Scholarship. At WHS, he participated in FFA, HOSA, hockey, and lacrosse. He was named to the Dean’s Honor Roll and plans to major in secondary education.

From Augusta High School:

  • Brianna Perry, daughter of Chris Perry and Jason and Staci Gallatin, is the recipient of a Danceline Scholarship. At Augusta, she was involved in Students Against Destructive Decisions (S.A.D.D.). She plans to major in accounting.
  • From Belle Plaine High School: Tyler Jantz, son of Joel and Melissa Jantz, is the recipient of an ACT Scholarship. At Belle Plaine, he was involved in basketball, football, cross country, track, FCA, and Letterman’s Club. He plans to major in religion.
  • Kayla Kinyon, daughter of Doug and Cindy Kinyon, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At Belle Plaine, she was involved in dance, track, softball, Letterman’s Club, and the Foreign Language Club. She is undecided on a major.

From Derby High School:

  • Sarah DeCristoforo, daughter of Bob DeCristoforo, is the recipient of a Danceline Scholarship. At Derby, she participated in dance, basketball, and mentor program. She was named Student of the Month and was twice selected Student of the Week. She is undecided on a major.
  • Collin Gosvener, son of Joe and Dana Vinyard, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At Derby, she was involved in swimming. She plans to major in criminal justice.
  • James Horsley, son of Jay and Becky Horsley, is the recipient of a Sid Regnier Scholarship. At Derby, he participated in AFJROTC. He plans to major in web design.
  • Dylan Hunter, son of Tim and Jen Hunter, is the recipient of a Business, Computer and Information Technology Department Scholarship. At Derby, he was involved in tennis, basketball, the National Honor Society, and was a KU Honor Scholar. He plans to major in business administration.
  • Stephanie Karol, daughter of Steven and Darlene Karol, is the recipient of an Art Scholarship. At Derby, she was involved in the National Art Honor Society. She received several art awards and plans to major in art.
  • Jessica Meadows, daughter of Todd and Sona Meadows, is the recipient of an Art Scholarship. At Derby, she was involved in orchestra and the National Art Honor Society. She plans to major in art.

From Dexter High School:

  • Destiny Fulsom is the recipient of a Spirit Squad Scholarship. At Dexter, she participated in cheerleading, Drug Free Dexter, choir, Student Council, and Shop. She was named Miss Otto and plans to major in graphic design.

From South Haven High School:

  • Bryce Byers, son of Brian and Melinda Byers, is the recipient of an ACT Scholarship. At South Haven, he participated in football, basketball, track, Math Relays, Scholar’s Bowl, FCCLA, FCA, FFA, Student Council, Jets Science Club, Pep Club, and Big Brothers and Big Sisters. He was a Kansas Honor Scholar, Kansas Governor Scholar, and was named to the Superintendent’s Honor Roll. He plans to major in pre-engineering.
  • Krystal Lattimer, daughter of Paula Lattimer, is the recipient of an Instrumental Music Scholarship. At South Haven, she was involved in FCA, FCCLA, colorguard, cheerleading, Pep Club, Jets, forensics, basketball, choir, and band. She plans to major in pre-nursing.
  • William “Andrew” Lowe, son of Darren and Keira McDorman and Todd Lowe (deceased), is the recipient of a Presidential Scholarship. He plans to major in pre-law.

From Douglass High School:

  • Joshua Gray, son of Chris and Theresa Gray, is the recipient of an Athletic Training Scholarship. At Douglass, he was involved in basketball, baseball, band, and Scholar’s Bowl. He plans to major in athletic training.

From Oxford High School:

  • Dylan Gregor, son of Clint and Jeri Gregor, is the recipient of an Instrumental Music Scholarship. At Oxford, he was involved in band, forensics, drama, and the National Honor Society. He plans to major in liberal arts.

From Udall High School:

  • Deshon Stiner, son of Daniel Stiner, is the recipient of a Spirit Squad Scholarship. At Udall, he was involved in football, basketball, track, baseball, SADD, FCCLA< FCA, Math Team, FFA, drama, choir, and was a yell leader and class treasurer. He received all-league honors in football and baseball and was a state qualifier in track. He is undecided on a major.
  • Samantha Tharp, daughter of Chad and Shandra Tharp, is the recipient of a Tigerette Danceline Scholarship. At Udall, she was involved in dance, basketball, volleyball, softball, SADD, colorguard, cheerleading and band. She plans to major in paramedic.

From Wellington High School:

  • Bryce Martin, son of Heather Jensen, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. He plans to major in secondary education.
  • Lauren Reyes, daughter of Kim Reyes-Etter and Kip Etter, is the recipient of a Spirit Squad Scholarship. At Wellington, she participated in cheerleading, concert band, marching band, FFA, FCCLA, Student Council, golf, FCA, and Special Olympics. She received several FFA awards and plans to major in elementary education.
  • Elizabeth Tompkins, daughter of Lynne Tompkins, is the recipient of a Boyer Trust Fund Scholarship. At Wellington, she was involved in SADD, Student Council, FCA, cheerleading, and the National Honor Society. She was a top-20 graduate of the Class of 2013 and plans to major in nursing.
  • Bailey Walker, daughter of Stacy Bright, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At Wellington, she was involved in FCA, SADD, volleyball, and cheerleading. She plans to major in social work.
  • Addison Wiley, daughter of Mike and Stacy Wiley, is the recipient of a Spirit Squad Scholarship. At Wellington, she was involved in cheerleading, SADD, and FCA. She plans to major in business.

From Goddard High School:

  • Derek Moore, son of Mark and Jennifer Moore, is the recipient of an ACT Scholarship. At Goddard, he participated in the marching band and symphonic band. He was a Kansas Scholars Curriculum Completer and is undecided on a major.
  • Laura Petersburg, daughter of Mark and Deb Petersburg, is the recipient of a Vocal Music Scholarship. At Goddard, she was involved in orchestra, choir, musicals and the National Honor Society. She plans to major in nursing.

From Wichita Heights High School:

  • Amanda Young, daughter of Lynetta Echois, is the recipient of a Spirit Squad Scholarship. At Heights, she was involved in choir, cheerleading, track, and FCCLA. She plans to major in criminal justice.

From Wichita Northwest High School:

  • Hannah Scott, daughter of Ramona Scott, is the recipient of a Spirit Squad Scholarship. At Northwest, she was an All-American cheerleader and was a member of the Honor Roll. She is undecided on a major.

From Wichita West High School:

  • McKayla Franco, daughter of Rebecca Franco, is the recipient of a Multi Cultural Scholars Program Scholarship. At West, she was involved in SADD, HOSA, and AVID. She plans to major in social work.

From Maize High School:

  • Abigail Killman, daughter of Terry Killman and Kristina Paulsen, is the recipient of a Vocal Music Scholarship. At Maize, she was involved in choir and drama. She plans to major in vocal music.
  • Zac Warwick, son of Scott and Laura Warwick, is the recipient of an Art Scholarship. At Maize, he participated in swimming, soccer, Art Club, and Business Professionals of America. He plans to major in art.

From Mulvane High School:

  • Carly Wichman, daughter of Thomas and Cindy Wichman, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At Mulvane, she was involved in softball, basketball, volleyball, and the Kansas Association for Youth Club. She received honorable mention all-league recognition in volleyball and plans to major in elementary education.

From Rose Hill High School:

  • Cameron Bates, son of Steve and JoAnn Bates, is the recipient of an Art Scholarship. At Rose Hill, he participated in basketball, golf, Spanish and Bible Study groups. He received several art awards and plans to major in art and business.
  • Kylea Cundiff, daughter of Daimon Edward Cundiff Jr, is the recipient of an Art Scholarship. At Rose Hill, she was involved in Kay Club, choir, and art. She received several choir awards and plans to major in graphic design and music.

From Norwich High School:

  • Alecia Henson is the recipient of a Jim Kelly Scholarship. At Norwich, she participated in FCA, SADD, Kayettes, Scholar’s Bowl, Forensics, cross country, track, all-school play, and was the basketball team manager. She was an all-league performer in track and cross country and was a member of the High Honor Roll. She plans to major in broadcast journalism/creative writing.

From Medicine Lodge High School:

  • Charles Conaway, son of Leroy Conaway, is the recipient of a Duck Dash 07 Scholarship. At Medicine Lodge, he was involved in football and the Letterman’s Club. He plans to major in criminal justice.

From Silver Lake High School:

  • Megan Lockwood, daughter of Chris and Julie Lockwood, is the recipient of a Bob and Helen Storbeck Scholarship. At Silver Lake, she was involved in volleyball, basketball, choir, softball, the National Honor Society, and Scholar’s Bowl. She was a Kansas State Scholar, Kansas Honor Scholar, and was named to the Principal’s Honor Roll. She plans to major in pre-engineering.

From Sterling High School:

  • Austin Maxwell, son of Mike and Teresa Maxwell, is the recipient of a Men’s Basketball Scholarship. At Sterling, he participated in basketball, football, track, S Club, and Dyfit. He was an all-state basketball player and was all-league in football and basketball. He is undecided on a major.

From Towne East Resource Center:

  • Claudia Gallo is the recipient of a Cowley Partnership Scholarship.

From Newkirk (OK) High School:

  • Abigail Hasselbring, daughter of Paul and Tammy Hasselbring, is the recipient of a Craig D. Newman Memorial Scholarship. At Newkirk, she was involved in band, art, track, softball, Stepp-Up, FFA, National Art Honor Society, and the National Honor Society. She was a member of the A & B Honor Roll, and received awards for band and agriculture. She is undecided on a major.

From Ponca City (OK) High School:

  • Dakota Patton, daughter of Robert Patton and the late Deanna Pierce, is the recipient of a Spirit Squad Scholarship. At Ponca City, she was involved in soccer, cheerleading and DECA. She plans to major in nursing.


From Duncanville (Texas) High School:

  • DeAndre’ Fininen, son of Sylvester Fininen and Glenda Morrow, is the recipient of a Pike Construction Scholarship. At Duncanville, he participated in football, wrestling, and Ambassadors. He plans to major in hotel and restaurant management.