WKU honored 56 students from eight high schools in the Owensboro area for their academic achievements.
Monday’s annual High School Scholars Luncheon honored students who qualify for an academic scholarship to WKU. This year’s group has an average ACT composite score of 29.5 and grade-point average of 3.89 and included 41 Kentucky Governor’s Scholars and four National Merit Semifinalists.
The students honored included:
Apollo High School: Lauren Brooks, Arturo Bustamante, George (Trip) Carpenter, Alex Hahus, Stephen Hardy, Jana Harrison, Sam Knott, Kaitlyn Larsen, Bethany Mullins, Josh San Miguel, Lindsey Shepardson, Sterling Shown, Samantha Taylor, Kelly Thomas, Loran Whiting.
Daviess County High School: Chaz Arnold, Hannah Blair, Emily Bouchard, Joenelle Futrell, Sonia Malani, Bailey Nelson, Mallory Osborne, Shivangi Patel, Julia Payne, Erin Reyes.
Hancock County High School: Jamison Howell, Jaclyn Long.
Henderson County High School: Samuel Everhart, Grant Jones, Mae Mosley.
McLean County High School: Hannah Jones, Hannah Stiles.
Ohio County High School: Jessica Bishop, Nicholas Bratcher, Seth Daugherty, Jordan Phelps.
Owensboro High School: Carvaciea Byrd, Anita Chituie, Jeanyel Durr, Griffin Fruge, Ross Gilliam, Allyson Hughes, Renee Hunter, John Mitchell, Caitlin Moorman, Miranda Smith, Jesse Wells.
Owensboro Catholic High School: Kathryn Dueker, Eric Goetz, Jessica Ralph, Abbie Riney, Kaley Robertson, Melinda Thompson, Sierra White, Ellen Wright, John Wright.
Contact: Andy Wagoner, (270) 745-2755.