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October 6, 2005
Contact: Heath Peterson, Kansas Alumni Association, (785) 864-4760.

KU to honor 67 high school seniors from Cherokee, Labette counties at Parsons


LAWRENCE -- Students from eight Kansas high schools will be honored Monday, Oct. 17, by the University of Kansas Alumni Association and the KU Endowment Association.

A total of 67 seniors from high schools in Cherokee and Labette counties will be named Kansas Honor Scholars at a 6:30 p.m. dinner program at the Wesley United Methodist Church, 500 Leawood Drive, Parsons.

Honorees' names are listed below.

Marlesa Roney, vice provost for Student Success, will speak. Kansas Alumni Association representatives Jill Simpson, director for national chapters, and Danny Lewis, coordinator for alumni programs, are in charge of award presentations.

The dinner program will cost parents and alumni $15 each. Honored students will be guests of the Alumni Association and the Endowment Association.

Charles and Mary Catherine Brown and Gary Wall, all of Parsons, will be the site and county co-coordinators.

The KU Endowment Association and the Kansas Alumni Association began sponsoring the Kansas Honors Program in 1971. The program has honored 95,794 students in the top 10 percent of high school senior classes throughout the state of Kansas.

High School First Name Last Name Home City Home Zip County
Baxter Springs HS Cassie Carlson Baxter Springs 66713 Cherokee
Baxter Springs HS JoAnna Ellsworth Baxter Springs 66713 Cherokee
Baxter Springs HS Laura Kaufmann Baxter Springs 66713 Cherokee
Baxter Springs HS Benjamin Kerr Baxter Springs 66713 Cherokee
Baxter Springs HS Lisel Kraft Baxter Springs 66713 Cherokee
Baxter Springs HS Stephanie Rarick Baxter Springs 66713 Cherokee
Baxter Springs HS Casey Rowe Baxter Springs 66713 Cherokee
Baxter Springs HS Amanda Williamson Baxter Springs 66713 Cherokee
Baxter Springs HS Mattew McCandless Quapaw 74363 Cherokee
Chetopa High School Kaitlin Moses Chetopa 67336 Labette
Chetopa High School Ryan Darnell Chetopa 67336 Labette
Columbus Unified HS Timothy Casey Columbus 66725 Cherokee
Columbus Unified HS Brooke Crismas Columbus 66725 Cherokee
Columbus Unified HS Gavin Duley Columbus 66725 Cherokee
Columbus Unified HS Erin Jameson Columbus 66725 Cherokee
Columbus Unified HS Nikki Kobush Columbus 66725 Cherokee
Columbus Unified HS Heather Loyd Columbus 66725 Cherokee
Columbus Unified HS Amanda Wright Columbus 66725 Cherokee
Columbus Unified HS Sarah Martin Scammon 66773 Cherokee
Columbus Unified HS Caleb Stultz Weir 66781 Cherokee
Galena HS Kyler Colgrove Galena 66739 Cherokee
Galena HS Alisha Garner Galena 66739 Cherokee
Galena HS Karessa New Galena 66739 Cherokee
Galena HS Kellen Ryan Galena 66739 Cherokee
Galena HS Amanda Taylor Galena 66739 Cherokee
Galena HS Kalyn Thompson Galena 66739 Cherokee
Labette County HS Stephanie Bilderback Altamont 67330 Labette
Labette County HS Aleya Broadway Altamont 67330 Labette
Labette County HS Samantha Cosby Altamont 67330 Labette
Labette County HS Autumn Finley Altamont 67330 Labette
Labette County HS Joshua Hartman Altamont 67330 Labette
Labette County HS Danielle Tongier Altamont 67330 Labette
Labette County HS Kylie Gilstrap Coffeyville 67337 Labette
Labette County HS Alan Markle Coffeyville 67337 Labette
Labette County HS Kellie Allen Edna 67342 Labette
Labette County HS Jordan Green Edna 67342 Labette
Labette County HS William Neighbors, IV Oswego 67356 Labette
Labette County HS Jennifer Allen Parsons 67357 Labette
Labette County HS Jordon O'Brien Parsons 67357 Labette
Labette County HS Autumn Pearce Parsons 67357 Labette
Labette County HS Rachel Spriggs Parsons 67357 Labette
Labette County HS Karla Trotnic Parsons 67357 Labette
Labette County HS Casey Webster Parsons 67357 Labette
Oswego HS Suzanne Czapansky Oswego 67356 Labette
Oswego HS Samantha Heady Oswego 67356 Labette
Oswego HS Sariah Jones Oswego 67356 Labette
Parsons HS Julie Borovetz Parsons 67357 Labette
Parsons HS Brigitte Brecheisen Parsons 67357 Labette
Parsons HS Ryan Breneman Parsons 67357 Labette
Parsons HS Timothy Burzinski Parsons 67357 Labette
Parsons HS Anna Hudson Parsons 67357 Labette
Parsons HS Molly Kearns Parsons 67357 Labette
Parsons HS Joshua Maples Parsons 67357 Labette
Parsons HS Samuel Manners Parsons 67357 Labette
Parsons HS Naomi Marks Parsons 67357 Labette
Parsons HS Clinton Morris Parsons 67357 Labette
Parsons HS Samantha Mosier Parsons 67357 Labette
Parsons HS Eric Myers Parsons 67357 Labette
Parsons HS Mallory Piva Parsons 67357 Labette
Parsons HS Emily Wood Parsons 67357 Labette
Riverton HS Miranda Grimmer Baxter Springs 66713 Cherokee
Riverton HS Jessica Williams Baxter Springs 66713 Cherokee
Riverton HS Brandon Carlisle Galena 66739 Cherokee
Riverton HS Attalie Falling Galena 66739 Cherokee
Riverton HS Kelsey Watkins Galena 66739 Cherokee
Riverton HS Morgan Murry Riverton 66770 Cherokee

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