WKU honored 94 students from high schools in the Owensboro area for their academic achievements.
This year’s group of students invited to the luncheon has an average ACT composite score of 28 and grade-point average of 3.81 and included 39 Kentucky Governor’s Scholars and five National Merit Semifinalists.
The following students were recognized Nov. 10 at the Owensboro Convention Center during the Owensboro Area Scholars Luncheon:
- Apollo High School: Makaila Cecil, Emma Clements, Rose Eaton, Theresa Elder, Weston Kinison, Jennifer Knowles, Elaine Leslie, Sally Martin, Brianna McManus, Mary McManus, Bryson Morris, Leah Rullman, Matthew Wedding, Jhavyon Sherman, Sarah Tran
- Daviess County High School: Jonathan Barnes, Evan Clark, Lauren Cross, Ashley Filbeck, Jude Hagerman, Henry Hall, Elizabeth Hurm, Lauren Laumas, Alexyss Lindsey, Ansley McLellan, Mackenzie Mills, Mikaela Mills, Sonal Muthalali, Angela Phillabaum, Maria Salinas, Kassi Skaufel, James Stein, Skylar Walden, Tyler White, Whittington Wiman
- Hancock County High School: Ryan Emmick, Blake Garvin, Lindsey Hagman, Lexie Lamar, Sydney Schaad, Sydney Young
- Henderson County High School: Emma Bowden, Carly Conley, Kristen Dossett, Quashawn Kennedy, Dylan Lancaster, Essance McGuire, Trupte Patel, Imara Peralta, Miranda Phipps, Alexandra Richey, Desmond Schoolcraft, Rashyia Thomas
- McLean County High School: Brittany Boyken, MaKayla Level, Brianna Ward, Cable Wilson
- Ohio County High School: Kenton Desmond, Allison Druin, Faith Henry, Florenit Juarez, Natalie Mercer, Brice Phelps, Dimond Shelton, Tiarra Sutton, James David Williamson Jr., Jordyn Zamora
- Owensboro Catholic High School: Hannah Adkins, Raychel Bahnick, Matthew Caldwell, Alex Danhauer, Sarah Haleman, Samantha Horsely, Samantha Krampe, Lucy Kurtz, Emily Lynn, Lydia Mills, Annabel Moore, Cameron O’Nan, Mikala Riney, Issac Settle, Miller Townsend
- Owensboro High School: Luke Board, Anna Brake, Adrianna Dean, Sarah Hale, Shanna Hardin, Maya Holcomb, Alexandra Jackson, Mary Kate Lanz, Jaron Scoggins, Kanyon Tapp, Andromeda Whitsell, Georganna York
Upcoming Scholars Luncheons
The luncheon was the seventh of eight recognition events WKU will conduct this fall. Here’s the list of other upcoming events:
- Nov. 12: Louisville Area Scholars Luncheon at 11:30 a.m. (Eastern time) at The Frazier History Museum, 829 W. Main St., Louisville.
Contact: Campus and Community Events, (270) 745-2497