Senior honors celebrated at 17th annual Mitchell High School Awards Night

Graduating class recognized for scholastic achievement

Erin Fowkes congratulates the Mitchell High School class of 2022 seniors on their awards during the Mitchell High School Senior Awards Night at the Dakota Wesleyan University Sherman Center on May 16, 2022.
Adam Thury / Mitchell Republic
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MITCHELL — The 17th annual Mitchell High School Senior Awards Night was held on Monday, May 16 at the Sherman Center on the Dakota Wesleyan University campus, recognizing the upcoming graduating class of 2022 and its accomplishments.

Below is a listing of the awards distributed on May 16:

EDITOR'S NOTE: This list was compiled prior to the MHS awards banquet and more awards will be added upon submission.

Community scholarship awards

  • Longfellow Scholarship: Gabriella Garrels
  • Gertie Belle Rogers Scholarship: Jesse Dodd
  • L.B. Williams Scholarship: Elisabeth Hart
  • PEO Star Scholarship: Iris Anderson
  • Tessier's Scholarship: Ashlynn Weier and Julia Platt
  • BankWest Scholarships: Samantha Kludt, Olivia Huber, and Julia Platt
  • Proud to Stay Home Scholarship: Jace Larson
  • Daktronics/SDASSP Academic All State: Jocelyn Prewett
  • Mitchell High School Alumni Scholarship: Chloe Holzwarth, Elizabeth McCardle, Kennedy Knippling, Jamie Payne, Becca Long and Landon Waddell.
  • Wayne Edinger Scholarships: Samantha Ford, Riley McGinnis, Kennedy Knippling, Jack Vermeulen, Becca Long.
  • Doug Goehring Measure of a Man Scholarship: Connor Thelen.

Mitchell Community Scholarship recipients

The following Mitchell seniors received scholarships from the Mitchell Community Scholarship Fund, which strives to provide scholarships for every graduating student in Mitchell pursuing a post-secondary education:

Tyler Ahlers, Kaspen Alm, Kelsey Amick, Iris Anderson, Garrett Arnold, Kaden Axsom, Allysia Barlean, William Bartscher, Caleb Beatch, Aiden Beckstrom, Jordan Beukelman, Abigail Bitterman, Caymin Blindauer, Sage Bohn, Hailey Boyer, Peyton Brink, Kaitlyn Christensen, Carter Christopherson, Trinity Cournoyer Jr., Gracie Czmowski, Tate Dailey, Gavyn Degen, Jesse Dodd, Anna Driscoll, Spencer Eldeen, Briana Enriquez, Adam Fahey, Carson Fahey, Becca Feiner, Brooke Feiner, Allyson Feterl, Kendell Fick, Beau Foote Jr., Samantha Ford, Adam Franks, Jada Fritzemeier, Trista Fuerst;


Ava Gardner, Gabriella Garrels, Joseph Gebel, Graclyn Geppert, Mason Geraets, Maddi Gerlach, Miriam Gomez, Joshua Grosdidier, Olivia Gukeisen, Joseph Haddon, Casidy Hagemeyer, Alexis Haiar, Wyatt Haibeck, Taylor Haring, Elisabeth Hart, Jerzy Hartman, Isaac Heide, Jake Helleloid, Quinn Henderson, Madison Henkel, Jamie Herren, Noah Hill, Caden Hinker, Heaven Hofer, Jayden Hohn, Chloe Holzwarth, Aliyah Howard, Olivia Huber, Elijah Igou, Alayna Keckler, McKenna Killian, Elliana Kisor, Samantha Kludt, Kennedy Knippling, Keirstyn Krcil, Cordell Kunkel, Isabella Lambert, Jace Larson, Macon Larson, Sydney Lemer, Tyler Loecker, Grant London, Becca Long, Carter Long, Ernest Luna

Kara Magee, Noah Malde, Cassandra Max, Elizabeth McCardle, Cameron McCurdy, Riley McGinnis, Hazel Mebius, Anahi Melendrez, Ashley Miedema, Maddox Miller, Mara Miskimins, Alissa Mogck, Jesse Mogck, Chelsey Mohr, Carter Moller, Scout Musick, Seth Muth, Ella Mutziger, Kathleen Nash, Brock Norton, Aaron Opperman, Brooke Parker, James Payne, Dylan Peters, Julia Platt, Jocelyn Prewett, Madeline Pudwill, Riley Ragsdale, Ella Regan, Ashton Reimnitz, Ashley Reiners, Melody Reisdorff, Marquis Reyelts, Sydney Reynolds, Kierra Rickett, Natasha Rieger, John Riggs;

Ashley Sanderson, Kole Schelske, Jonah Schmidt, Keagen Schoenfelder, Megan Schoon, Kendra Schuldt, Morgan Schutte, Sarah Sebert, Lillian (Liam) Semmler, Dominik Senger, Alivia Siegel, Brandon Sparks, Brock Sparks, Jayce Stadlman, Sam Stahl, Atlanta Stahle, Madelynn Steiner, Gavin Styer, Kylie Swanson, Tanner Swanson, Braden Szabo, Connor Thelen, Leonie Tschoepe, Mariyha Turner, Erin VandenBos, Joseph VanOverschelde, Jack Vermeulen, Maloree Vermeulen, Tucker Vilhauer, Rachel Voorhees, Landon Waddell, Trace Weber, Ashlyn Weier, Cayden Whitaker, Hunter Wyatt, Emmet Young

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