WKU honored 62 students from eight Elizabethtown area high schools for their academic achievements.
This year’s group has an average ACT composite score of 29.15 and grade-point average of 3.92 and included 40 Kentucky Governor’s Scholars and three National Merit Semifinalists.
The following students were honored at a luncheon Nov. 7 at the State Theater in Elizabethtown:
Central Hardin High School
WKU honored 18 students from Central Hardin High School. Front row (left to right): Danielle Stahl, Damiana Camero, Jared Coffell, Domini Owens, Shelby Wade, Amanda Smith, Hares Patel, counselor Kim Cardin, WKU President Gary Ransdell; second row: Rachel Witten, Lauren Brammer, Andrew Lee, Afton Conner, Olivia Thompson, Andrew Kerr, Jessie Key; back row: superintendent Nannette Johnston, principal Tim Isaacs, Joshua Norton, Cody Elmore, Megan Cobb, Joshua Price. (WKU photo by Bryan Lemon)
Elizabethtown High School
WKU honored 19 students from Elizabethtown High School. Front row (left to right): WKU President Gary Ransdell, Anne Elizabeth Mason, Sydney Davis, Madison Conway, Kristina Gonzalez-Lopez, Kaitlyn Senay, Sarah Puckett, Keagan Keen, Simra Ahmed, Meghan McKinney, Maggie Sherrard, counselor Melissa Butler; back row: Anna Bowling, Abigail Patterson, Lexy Hazle, Jordyn Patterson, Brittany Stokan, Benjamin Brown, Ian Black, Mark Noblin, Rakesh Anilkumar, principal Steve Smallwood. (WKU photo by Bryan Lemon)
John Hardin High School
WKU honored two students from John Hardin High School. From left: WKU President Gary Ransdell, Brooke Barrow, superintendent Nannette Johnston, Michael Kimble, counselor Kim Case. (WKU photo by Bryan Lemon)
LaRue County High School
WKU honored nine students from LaRue County High School. Front row (left to right): counselor Kristi Wright, Ashley Cottrell, Kayla Skaggs, Cole Hughes, Caleb Canter; back row: principal Paul Mullins, Marshall Metcalf, Christian Pope, Ryan Hornback, Tyler Skaggs, Haley Holt, WKU President Gary Ransdell. (WKU photo by Bryan Lemon)
North Hardin High School
WKU honored 10 students from North Hardin High School. Front row (left to right): Aleigha Dennis, Aleczander Serna, Cody Jones, Brittanie Mahanna, Chaffin Blair, Bryan Mitchell; back row: superintendent Nannette Johnston, counselor Alan Campbell, Aaron Vance, Eric Nelson, Jenni Ho, Travis Binyon, principal Lonnie Dennis, WKU President Gary Ransdell. (WKU photo by Bryan Lemon)
Fort Knox High School, Meade County High School,
North Hardin Christian
Above left: WKU honored one student from Fort Knox High School. From left, WKU President Gary Ransdell and Ashlyn Koonce. Above middle: WKU honored two students from Meade County High School. From left: WKU President Gary Ransdell, Rebecca Buttram, Kenneth Coppinger. Above right: WKU honored one student from North Hardin Christian. From left: Kaleigh McQuerry, WKU President Gary Ransdell. (WKU photos by Bryan Lemon)
Schedule of upcoming luncheons
- Nov. 9: Five County Scholars Luncheon (Allen, Butler, Edmonson, Logan and Simpson counties) at 11:30 a.m. at WKU’s Kentucky Building in Bowling Green.
- Nov. 16: Bowling Green/Warren County Scholars Luncheon at 11:30 a.m. at WKU’s Carroll Knicely Conference Center in Bowling Green.
- Nov. 27: Glasgow Scholars Luncheon at 11:30 a.m. at the South Central Bank Operations Center in Glasgow.
- Nov. 29: Lexington Scholars Luncheon at 11:30 a.m. (Eastern time) at Lexington Signature Club.
Contact: Campus and Community Events, (270) 745-2497.