SMETHPORT — Students at Smethport Area Junior-Senior High School were honored Tuesday for their scholastic achievements at the 39th annual Academic Awards Banquet.
Valedictorian Emily Gustafson and salutatorian Darion Gregory received plaques to begin the awards presentations.
Other awards and recipients were as follows:
President’s Awards for Educational Excellence, High Honors: Sara Burt, Noah Costa, Miranda Crooks, Rylee Crowley, Darion Gregory, Emily Gustafson, Abigail Holohan, Marissa Jack, Willow Lapp, Caleb Lutz, Kiana Miles, Hannah Moses, Brandon Peterson, Baylea Strom, Eric Szarowicz, Margaret Todd, Patricia Todd and Jasmine Willetts.
Honor Students: Victoria Gamet, Joshua Hauber, Katelyn Himes, Nathan Hollowell, Kloie Martin, Mattelle Neely, Grant Ognen, Jordyn Rice, Austin Speedy, Cordell Tanner Christian Tanner, Samantha Tanner and McKia Williams.
Roll of Distinction: Sara Burt, Noah Costa, Rylee Crowley, Darion Gregory, Emily Gustafson, Abigail Holohan, Eric Szarowicz, Margaret Todd and Patricia Todd.
Honor Roll: Makaila Brown, Miranda Crooks, Marissa Jack, Willow Lapp, Caleb Lutz, Kloie Martin, Kianna Miles, Hannah Moses, Brandon Peterson, Faith Putt, Baylea Strom and Jasmine Willetts.
American Red Cross High School Challenge Scholarship: Eric Szarowicz.
National Honor Society Recognition: Sara Burt, Noah Costa, Rylee Crowley, Darion Gregory, Emily Gustafson, Abigail Holohan, Marissa Jack, Caleb Lutz, Hannah Moses, Eric Szarowicz, Margaret Todd, Patricia Todd and Jasmine Willetts.
Choral Awards-District Chorus: Marissa Jack and Kiana Miles.
John Philip Sousa Award: Christian Tanner.
Deceased Members of John Berg Post 976 Memorial Scholarship: Willow Lapp.
John Berg Post 976 Memorial Auxiliary Award: Willow Lapp.
Smethport American Legion Bucktail Award: Alex Sanderson and Grant Ognen.
Smethport Area Education Association Memorial Scholarship: Baylea Strom.
Tracy Fitzsimmons Memorial Scholarship: Miranda Crooks.
Harold L. Carter Memorial Scholarship=Phoenix Chapter 15 Order of Eastern Star: Darion Gregory.
McKean Lodge #388, F&AM Scholarships: Margaret Todd and Darion Gregory.
Payton Isabella Brown Memorial Scholarships: Margaret Todd and Mattelle Neely.
Brian C. Burt “The Love of Music” Memorial Scholarship: Caleb Lutz.
Rotary Scholarship: Darion Gregory.
Lakeview Senior Care and Living Center Scholarship: MIranda Crooks.
Smethport VFW Post 2497 Scholarship: Abigail Holohan.
Diana Taylor Memorial scholarship: Abigail Holohan.
Stephen and Beckie Herzog Memorial Scholarship: Baylea Strom.
Judge Glenn E. Mencer Memorial Scholarship: Emily Gustafson.
Smethport Area School District Foundation Scholarships: Hannah Moses and Patricia Todd.
Pastor Craig Smith Memorial Scholarship: Emily Gustafson.
Northwest Scholarship: Jasmine Willetts.
SAHS Class of 1982 Memorial Scholarships: Abigail Holohan and McKia Williams.
Harriett Rockefeller Memorial Scholarship: Noah Costa.
SAHS Class of 1974 Scholarship: Christian Tanner.
Smethport Alumni Scholarship: Emily Gustafson.
Charles D. Buchanan Memorial Scholarship: Marissa Jack.
Costa’s Supermarket Scholarship: Parker Shonts.
Costa’s Ace Hardware Scholarship: Miranda Crooks.
C. L, McKeirnan, Inc. Scholarship in Memory of Carol McKeirnan: Kiana Miles.
C. L. McKeirnan, Inc. Scholarship in Memory of Gerry Coleman and Hazen Jordan: Brandon Peterson.
Smethport Area Ambulance Association Scholarship: Margaret Todd.
C. & C. Pool League Bernard Freeman/Kathy Sallade Scholarships: Eric Szarowicz and Sara Burt.
Statewide Tax Recovery Award: Victoria Gamet.
Axel “Al” Strang Memorial Scholarship: Caleb Lutz.
Harriett Strong Scholarship in Memory of Minnie Evans Strong and Edgar White Strong: Rylee Crowley.
Stewart Honorary Scholarship: Darion Gregory.
Donald R. and Audene M. Johnson Educational Trust Scholarships: McKia Williams and Baylea Strom.