Trumbull County students receive scholarships

Trumbull County scholarship breakfast

HOWLAND, Ohio (WKBN) – Top scholars gathered at Leo’s Ristorante in Howland Wednesday morning for the annual high school Scholarship and Recognition Breakfast.

Top students in Trumbull County were honored for the their academic achievement and walked away with scholarship money for their chosen colleges and universities.

“We are just very honored as an education service center to be able to present scholarships to students in Trumbull County who have academically excelled,” Trumbull County Educational Service Center Superintendent Michael Hanshaw said.

Students from Trumbull County’s 20 public schools were chosen by a selection committee based on grades and essays that were submitted. Youngstown State University President Jim Treseel was the guest speaker at the event.

The top honor of the $2,500 Franklin B. Walter All-Scholastic Award went to Lexi Rager of Bristol. Two $1,500 Stanley L. and Grace A. Woofter Scholarships were awarded to David Ottney of Howland High School and Ashley Wolanzyk of Lakeview High School.

The following students received $500 textbook scholarships from the Franklin B. Walter All-Scholastic Award:

  • Jenna Breedlove, Weathersfield
  • Morgan Chitwood, Bloomfield-Mespo
  • Haylee Gardiner, Champion
  • Lucas Habosky, Southington
  • Morgan Hansel, Maplewood
  • Jacob Harrah, Newton Falls
  • Cara Hernon, Warren
  • Maxwell Hoover, LaBrae
  • Marlena Liming, Lordstown
  • Kelsey Mislai, Joseph Badger
  • Madison Nicula, Mathews
  • Sarah Pack, Niles
  • Gianna Pishotti, Howland
  • Delaney Saxton, Brookfield
  • Brian Spence, Girard
  • David Vavrinak, Hubbard
  • Celina Vidman, Mcdonald
  • Ryan Wolanzyk, Lakeview
  • Shuran Xu, Liberty

The following students received $500 scholarships from the First Place Bank Community Foundation:

  • Melissa Baker, Hubbard
  • Madison Blanchard, Weathersfield
  • Adam Butler, Warren
  • Kirsten Cvengros, Niles
  • Samantha Dawson, McDonald
  • Haylee Gardiner, Champion
  • Lucas Habosky, Southington
  • Morgan Hansel, Maplewood
  • Katlynn Hennessey, Bloomfield-Mespo
  • Sarah Honeycutt, Newton Falls
  • Amanda Hovanec, Mathews
  • Marlena Liming, Lordstown
  • David Otteny, Howland
  • Lexi Rager, Bristol
  • Delaney Saxton, Brookfield
  • Sabrina Snell, Joseph Badger
  • Marissa Synder, Lakeview
  • Caitlyn Trebella, Girard
  • Sydney Wells, LaBrae
  • Shunran Xu, Liberty

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