April 26, 2012 in Washington Voices

Banquet honors academic excellence


Spokane high school seniors were honored for their academic achievement Monday evening at the 20th annual Spokane Scholars Foundation Banquet at the Spokane Convention Center. A total of $60,000 was awarded in six content areas: English, social studies, mathematics, science, world languages and fine arts.

Awarded in English: David Ross, Central Valley, $4,000; Erin Benson, University, $3,000; Caitlyn Ewers, Gonzaga Prep, $2,000; and Ajay Vishwanath, St. George’s School, $1,000.

Awarded in fine arts: Regan Siglin, The Oaks Classical Christian Academy, $4,000; Eun-song Koh, Mead, $3,000; Andrew Croneberger, University, $2,000; and Alexandra Kraft, Gonzaga Prep, $1,000.

Awarded in mathematics: Phillip Yan, Gonzaga Prep, $4,000; Devon Carlton, Mead, $3,000; Steven Vilwock, Ferris, $2,000; and Alexander White, Central Valley, $1,000.

Awarded in science: Karl Fencl, Rogers, $4,000; Marina DeFrates, North Central, $3,000; Jasper Danielson, St. George’s, $2,000; and Scott Wurst, Mt. Spokane, $1,000.

Awarded in social studies: Andrew Schutts, Central Valley, $4,000; Lauren Nemitz, University, $3,000; Kylie Mohr, St. George’s, $2,000; and Lydia Blaine, Lewis and Clark, $1,000.

Awarded for world languages: Roy Taylor, Gonzaga Prep, $4,000; Emily Grossmann, Mt. Spokane, $3,000; Catherine Roy-Ting, The Oaks, $2,000; and Natasha Saric, Central Valley, $1,000.

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