WHS’ senior scholarship recipients


Wilmington High School seniors were recognized at a year-end ceremony for receiving the following awards and scholarships:

Chapter F of the PEO Sisterhood Scholarship, $1,500, Reem Bekheet; Betty and Ray Fischer Scholarship, $1,000, Lauren Ames; Wilmington High School Class of 1965, $200, Megan Kees; Stanley Kellough Scholarship, $250, Joe Alexander; Adam Baker Scholarship, $250, Dakota Jarrell; Ronald and Betty Turner Scholarship, $8,000, Taylor Hodge; The Matrka Family Scholarship, $3,000, Molly Boatman; Sandi C. McCoy Character Scholarship, $500, Allison White; Sandi C. McCoy Educational Scholarship, $500, Katie Forsha; Steven D. Conover Scholarship, $250, Autumn Huston; Wilmington Hurricane Youth Football Program Scholarship, $500, Lauren Ames, Megan Kees, Nicole Walt; Wilmington Education Association Scholarship, Katherine Davis, Lauren Krause; Clinton Memorial Hospital Scholarship, $1,000, Taylor Thatcher, Nicole Walt; Kathleen Outcalt Memorial Scholarship, $300, Nicole Walt; George G. Deck and Gerry Lou Deck Scholarship, $500, Jordan Quallen; Randall J. Harris Memorial Athletic Scholarship, $200, Allison White; “Ebby” Sims Scholarship, $400, Tiana Ford; Vandervort Vocal Music Scholarship, $500, Ashley Straley; The WHS Vocal Music Scholarship, $500, Alix Holmes, Justin Moore; Charles F. Fischer Fine Arts Scholarship: $1,000-Art, Katherine Davis; Music, Ashley Straley; Theatre, Emma Heys; Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing Scholarship, $1,250, Brent Hoggatt; 2014-15 Business Advisory Council Integrity Scholarship, $500, Lauren Ames, McKinis Beam, Lauren Krause, Drake Mallard, Nicole Walt; 4-H Endowment Scholarship, $500, Lauren Krause, Loren Quallen, Nicole Walt; Darleen Myers Service Scholarship, $1,000, Monica Pennewitt; 2015 4-H County Achievement Record Awards: Monica Pennewitt; 4-H Carteens, $100, Drake Mallard; Clinton County Bar Association, $500, Nicole Walt; Clinton County Farm Bureau Jamie Florea Memorial Scholarship, $500, Monica Pennewitt; Clinton County Women’s Club, $250, McKinis Beam; Dr. Scott Puckett Scholarship, $500, Megan Kees; Marine Corps’ Distinguished Athlete Award, Dakota Jarrell, Monica Pennewitt; Marine Corps’ Scholastic Excellence Award Program, Michael Zitney; Semper Fidelis Music Award Program, Joe Alexander; Hilda-Floyd Aerie #1224 Fraternal Order of Eagles; $500; Kristasia Evans; Most Outstanding Young Woman of Clinton County; $1,500; McKinis Beam; America’s Farmers Grow Ag Leaders Scholarship, $6,000, Monica Pennewitt; Peoples Bank, $1,000, Lauren Krause; Ward and Mary Wooddell Scholarship, $4,000, Allison White; Ohio State Alumni Club of Clinton County, $600, Lauren Ames, Monica Pennewitt; Blanchester Church of Christ Scholarship, Samuel Marshall; Clinton County Farmers’ Union, $500, Monica Pennewitt; Phi Delta Sigma Scholarships, $400, Joseph Alexander, Lauren Ames, Ashleigh Barnes, Natasha Baylor, McKinis Beam, Reem Bekheet, Kendra Bolin, Morgan Collner, Katherine Davis, Samantha Gross, Rachel Hartley, Brandon Hoggatt, Alix Holmes, Megan Kees, Monica Pennewitt, Erik Persson, Hannah Putman, Jordan Quallen, Julia Reynolds, Madeline Schaffer, Taylor Thatcher, Kristen Tuggle, Nicole Walt, Jordan Whealdon, Allison White, Yang Yao, and Michael Zitney; Red Cross Honor Cord, Lauren Ames, Brelee Arehart, Ashleigh Barnes, McKinis Beam, David Becker, Nicea Bray, Veronica Brown, Sawyer Carter, Brenda Constant, Brittany Curtis, Katie Forsha, Erika Goers, Samantha Gray, Sydney Griffith, Patrick Habermehl, Rachel Haines, Ashley Hampton, Rachel Hartley, Taylor Hodge, Amanda Kassinos, Megan Kees, Lauren Krause, Scott Lahmann, Logan Monroe, Alexis Pagett, Steven Perry, Loren Quallen, Madeline Schaffer, Brandon Smith, Aiyeesha Taylor, Kristen Tuggle, Nicole Walt, Jessica Wells, Jordan Whealdon, Katelynn Whiting, and Michael Zitney; Sodexo Scholarship, $500, Tiana Ford, Taylor Hodge, Riley Payne, Ashley Reyes Vazquez; Viola C. Carroll Scholarship, $250, Dakota Hatfield; Wilmington Elks 797 Bob Foster Memorial Scholarship, $500, Lauren Krause; Wilmington Savings Bank Scholarships, $1,000, Reem Bekheet, Jordan Whealdon; Wilmington Noon Rotary Interact Scholarship, $1,000, Lauren Ames; Wilmington Noon Rotary Scholarship, $1,000, Megan Kees; Army ROTC Scholar Athlete Award, Brent Hoggatt, Rachel Hartley; Jimmy Cox Memorial Award, Harley McPherson; OHSAA Archie Griffin Sportsmanship Award, Jaevin Cumberland, Nicea Bray; OHSAA Courageous Student Award, McKinis Beam; OHSAA Scholar Athlete, Joseph Alexander, Hannah Putman; The Denver Williams Cup, Mike Marine Scholarship, $500, Dakota Jarrell; The John K. Williams Athletic Award, Lauren Krause; Wilmington HS Athletic Boosters Club Scholarship Awards; $500; Lauren Ames, Dakota Hatfield, Lauren Krause, Monica Pennewitt; OHSAA State Award for Sportsmanship, Ethics and Integrity, Linda Rinehart; Bluffton University, $64,000, Kristen Tuggle; Muskingum University, $72,400, Theresa Schwartz; Oakland University, $45,000, Jaevin Cumberland; Ohio University, $1,000, Joseph Alexander, Michael Zitney; Ohio University, $2,000, Katherine Davis; Ohio University, $5,500, Patrick Habermehl; Ohio University, $3,500, Dakota Jarrell, Loren Quallen; Ohio University, $3,000, Matthew Ray; Ohio University, $1,500, Emily Wiswell; Otterbein University, $81,200, Jared Conover; Otterbein University, $72,680, Jenna Ferrence; School of Advertising Art, $10,000, Molly Boatman; Southern State Community College, $965, Emily Heineman; Southern State Community College, $965, Ashley Reyes Vazquez; Southern State Community College, $965, Hanna Goers; Southern State Community College, $965, Branson Newbry; Southern State Community College, $3,965, Katelynn Whiting; The Ohio State University, $12,000, McKinis Beam; The Ohio State University, $12,000, Monica Pennewitt; The Ohio State University, $8,000, Lauren Ames; The Ohio State University, $12,000, Nicole Walt; The University of Findlay, $72,000, Brent Hoggatt; Wilmington College, $16,000, Dakota Hatfield; Wilmington College, $40,000, Peyton Coy; Wright State University, $21,000, Christopher Gunkel; Wright State University, $6,000, Ashley Straley.