The Garrettsville Eagles are proud to announce the winners of the 2017 scholarship awards. They are: Francesca “Frankie” Bowman, daughter of Patti Bowman. Frankie is a 2017 graduate of James A. Garfield High School in Garrettsville and will be attending the University of Mount Union in Alliance, OH. She will be majoring in Middle Childhood Education / Psychology and aspires to become a teacher and/or guidance counselor. While in high school, she participated in cross-country and track, marching band flagline, played flute, and was elected vice-president for the National Honor Society.
James “JT” Vaughan, grandson of Jeanne Tancos, is a 2017 graduate of Crestwood High School in Mantua. JT will be attending Heidelberg University in Tiffin, OH, to major in business administration. In high school, he played varsity tennis, was captain of the tennis team, and received the MVP and Scholar Athlete Awards. He also participated in the Bio-Med Science Academy and Drama Club. He hopes one day to become president of a small university.
Both received $1,000 toward their college education. We, the members of Garrettsville Aerie 2705, congratulate you on a job well done, and wish you all the best in your future endeavors!
In over 12 years, the Garrettsville Eagles has awarded over $23,000 to 36 recipients, and will continue to do so in the coming years. This program is in addition to the club’s support of several community services.