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High School Seniors Honored for Achievement

(April 11, 2019) – A celebration today honored a group of high school seniors from throughout St. Joseph.

The 57th Annual Scholastic Honors Luncheon took place at Missouri Western State University.

The event, hosted by the Lions Clubs of St. Joseph, recognized seniors who have earned a spot in the top 10 percent of their graduating class.

Students from Benton, Central, Lafayette, Bishop LeBlond and St. Joseph Christian were invited to attend the annual event.

Tony Dudik, a long-time coach in St. Joseph, addressed the group as this year’s guest speaker.

The following students were recognized:

BENTON

Madeline Arn
Alex Barker
Jacob Berten
Darian Duncan
Jaydon Glidewell
Jordan Hurd
Malia Johnson
Lucas Mapel
Alice Martensson
Zavier Mattson
Trevor Mull
Madalyn Peters
Bailey Russell
Bigna Schmidt
Tayley Shewmaker
Montana Taylor
Jackson Thomas
Christin Wilson

CENTRAL
Anna Blachar
Sierra Brewka
Seth Brown
Sarah Burr
Joshua Clarendon
Jenna Cripe
Madisen Curtin
Emma Donaldson
Tyler Dorsey
Skyler Duncan
Spencer Ebling
Madelyn Fuller
Collin Gentry
Zachry Hanlan
Braxton Hardy
Abigail Hawman
Liza Heeler
Ruby Jenco
Ashley Kanatzar
Hayley Kruse
Jennifer Lochhead
Hunter Madison
Kinsey Meyer
Jessica Miller
MacKenzie Miller
Sydnee Moye
Alexanaka Nabors
Danielle Pulido
Claire Richardson
Madison Roderick
Mehreen Tai
Sydney Wetlaufer
Benjamin Willoughby
Lydia Woody
Luke Zweerink
Johanne Bjerrisgaard - Denmark
Carl Moermel - Germany
Anna Paccanelli – Italy

LAFAYETTE
Cara Adams
Ike Book
James Boynton
Sage Buckler
Tierra Buckner
Baylee Hoffman
Lucas Holland
Tyson Koch
Ashley Losson
Matthew O'Callaghan
Jakob Palmer
Joseph Phillippe
Richard Phillippe
Camdyn Rucker
Shar Whitten
Shay Whitten

LEBLOND
Carter Cross
Alycen Greenwood
John-Michael Hriso
Benjamin Hudson
Megan Sobetski
Katie Welter

ST. JOSEPH CHRISTIAN
Rachel Carlson
Faith Walker
Jack Weil
Ruizhen “Jerry” Su - International Student