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Graduation 2016: East Rowan scholarships, awards

East Rowan High School recently celebrated its awards ceremony.

Appalachian State University: Ian Barrett and Tanner McNabb.

Dai Nappon Scholarship: Mason Basinger.

St. Matthew’s Church: Faith Blume, River Curlee, Cooper Grubb, Jackson Justus, Heather Lyerly and Sydney Trexler.

Appalachian State University: Faith Blume.

FBLA: Sarah Brady and Niklaus Pillsbury.

University of North Carolina-Greensboro: Sarah Brady.

University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill Julius W. Phoenix Scholarship: Kaitlyn Burgess.

Wingate Presidential: Joseph Brooks and Candis Newton.

Edwin E. Morgan: Devynne Brown.

SEER: Chance Brown and Yasmine Zefri.

East Rowan High School Jr. Civitan: Chance Brown and Avery Wright.

Randal Gore Memorial: Chance Brown.

University of North Carolina-Charlotte: Hailee Buffett.

Pennsylvania State University: Max Clark.

Catawba Academic Scholarship: Kelsey Diehl, Jonathan Hasty, Matthew Hipp and Cody Meadows.

N.C. State University: Rachel Eller.

High Point University: Corbin Elliott.

U.S. Military Academy appointment: James Emerson.

F&M Bank Merit: Zoey Fowler.

Roy and Lula Goodman: Susan Barker Fowler.

University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill: Ike Freeman.

George Washington University: Addison Fry.

SADD: Lesley Gutierrez.

AMVETS Post 845 Ladies: Hunter Hipp.

Burger King Scholarship: Chelsea Hofmann.

University of North Carolina-Asheville: Chelsea Hofmann.

Catawba Trustee Scholarship: Courtney Hughes.

East Rowan High School Class of 1970: Kyle Incardon.

American Airlines: Lana Jackson.

Doug Gobble Memorial: Jackson Justus, Austin Love, Shelby Lowe and Jocelyn Lowe.

Lenoir-Rhyne University: Jackson Justus.

Limestone College: Sawyer Kimmer.

Jean Fisher Poole: Austin Love.

Pfeiffer University Trustee Scholarship: Austin Love.

Granite Quarry Civitans: Jocelyn Lowe.

Powles Funeral Home: Chaney Lowe and Jamie Perez.

Rose L. Fink: Chaney Lowe.

Lenoir-Rhyne University: Jocelyn Lowe.

Rotary Scholarship: Heather Lyerly.

University of North Carolina-Charlotte: Alexis Martin.

State Employes Credit Union: Ashley Mayhew.

PEO Scholarship: Ashley Mayhew.

Salisbury Retired Teachers: Brittany McGee.

James L. White: Niklaus Pillsbury.

Delta Phi Theta: Samirita Pinckney.

Belmont Abbey College: Kelby Porter.

Christian Brother’s University: Brittany Riddle.

NCAE/RSAE: Benjamin Rollins.

Flagler University: Emily Seaford.

East Carolina University: Logan Shuping.

Liberty University: Brittany Small.

J. Michael McDuffie: Jordan Smith.

Margaret Basinger: McKenzie Stall.

PFLAG: McKenzie Stall.

College of Charleston: McKenzie Stall.

Rowan County Masonic: Sydney Trexler.

AMVETS Post 845: Sydeny Trexler.

SpecCon Systems: Sydney Trexler.

Randal Gore Memorial: Avery Wright.

Elon University: Sarah York.

Alpha Delta Kappa: Margaret Young.

Akzo Nobel: Yasmine Zefri.

Jerry Peck Memorial: Yasmine Zefri.



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