The Massac County High School graduating class of 2020 has been awarded almost $1.8 million in scholarships to colleges and universities. For more information on these seniors and Joppa High School seniors, see the graduation special section inserted in today’s Metropolis Planet.

Ethan Atkinson

Honor Student

MSU Regents Scholarship and Regents Stipend

Emily Basham

SCC Band/Choir Silver Scholarship

Drew Castleman

Bethel University Academic Scholarship, Western Kentucky University Academic Merit Scholarship, WKCTC Academic Scholarship

Dylan Chambers

SIUC Counselor’s Choice Scholarship, Allyson Jolene Grabowski Memorial Volleyball Scholarship

Madalynn Coakley

Honor Student

MSU Dean’s Scholarship, Massac County Academic Award Scholarship, WKCTC Academic Scholarship, The Society for Collegiate Leadership & Achievement Nomination, Psi Eta Service Scholarship

Autumn Cofield

Southeast Missouri State University Redhawks Achievement Award

Courtney Dreblow

SCC Ambassador Silver Scholarship, Massac Memorial Hospital Auxilary Scholarship, WKCTC Bill & Meredith Schroeder Scholarship

Kaylee Fraser

Honor Student

Southeast Missouri State University Copper Dome Scholarship, Redhawks Achievement Award, Residence Life Leadership Award, University at Tennessee at Martin Dean Scholarship, Explorer Out of State Scholarship, Massac County Academic Award Scholarship, Wellman & Adeline Kerr Trust Scholarship

Karsyn Fritch

Southeastern Illinois College Bowling Scholarship

Madison Giltner

Mississippi State University Freshman Academic Excellence Scholarship, Non-Resident Tuition Scholarship, Illinois Municipal Utilities Association Scholarship, City of Metropolis Scholarship

Isaiah Hart

Western Kentucky University Academic Merit Scholarship, Cornelius A. Martin Scholarship, Tuition Incentive Program Scholarship

Jocelyn Hearn

Honor Student

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville Provost Scholarship, Cougar Pride Scholarship, Johnetta Haley Scholarship

Autumn Hemphill

SIUC Counselor’s Choice Scholarship

Desire Henderson

Honor Student

SIUC Liedloff Scholarship, Counselor’s Choice Scholarship

Madison Hunerkoch

SCC Trustee Silver Scholarship, Illinois Sheriffs’ Association Scholarship

Sydnei Johnson

Dow Dap Legacy FFA Scholarship

Natalie Johnson

SCC Band/Choir Silver Scholarship, Massac Memorial Hospital Auxilary Scholarship

Austin Korte

Massac County FFA Alumni Scholarship

Chelsea LaRoe

SCC Silver Scholarship, Black Diamond Harley-Davidson Community College Scholarship

Jessie Lewis

Honor Student

John A. Logan College Volleyball Scholarship, Massac County Academic Award Scholarship, Toni Talmage Ruth Scholarship, Illinois Association for College Admission Counseling Scholarship, George F. Sullivan Memorial FFA Scholarship, Illinois Electric Cooperatives Thomas H. Moore Scholarship, Wellman & Adeline Kerr Trust Scholarship

Svenja Lindquist

Salutatorian

Unites States Air Force Academy Appointee

Tristan Lowery,

SCC Award of Excellence Gold Scholarship, Massac County FFA Alumni Scholarship

Abigail Mangrum

SIUC Counselor’s Choice Scholarship

Noah Matesevac

Western Kentucky University Academic Merit Scholarship, Tuition Incentive Program Scholarship, MSU Deans Scholarship

Aaron Melcher

SCC Band/Choir Silver Scholarship, Southeastern Illinois College Bowling Scholarship

Justin Mitchell

Southeastern Illinois College Bowling Scholarship

Jase Mizell

Wabash Valley College Baseball Scholarship

Summer Nalley

Massac County FFA Alumni Scholarship

Kasi Oliver

Massac County Home & Community Education Association Scholarship

Ethan Parks

SCC Baseball Scholarship Dow Dap Legacy FFA Scholarship

Emily Parmer

MSU Dean’s Scholarship

Ethan Rottmann

Massac County FFA Alumni Scholarship

Alexis Rudolph

SCC Trustee Silver Scholarship, Saints Foundation Challenge Scholarship, American Legion Division Essay Scholarship

Julian Russell

SCC Basketball Scholarship

Emily Rzechula

Illinois National Guard Scholarship

Haylee Spry

Honor Student

Gracie Stewart

Honor Student

Union University Scholars of Excellence Scholarship, Trustees’ Scholarship, Music Scholarship MSU Regents Scholarship, Regents Stipend, Massac County Academic Award Scholarship

Madelyn Stewart,

SCC Pre-Engineering Bronze Scholarship, Illinois Sheriffs’ Association Scholarship

Austin Summers

Illinois National Guard Scholarship

Elise Thomas

SIUC Counselor’s Choice Scholarship

Anna Thompson

Honor Student

MSU Carr Scholarship, Provost’s Scholarship, University Scholarship, Samford University Marion Scholarship, Sherman Oak Scholarship, Massac County Academic Award Scholarship, President’s Volunteer Service Award, Southern Illinois Electric Cooperative Youth to Washington Scholarship, Rural Health, Inc Scholarship, Phyllis W. Sullivan Memorial Scholarship

DJ Thompson

McKendree University Football Scholarship

Dawson Troutman

Valedictorian

MSU Trustee Scholarship, Trustee Stipend, Austin Peay State University Dean’s Scholarship, Provost Out-of-State Scholarship, Brescia University Trustee Scholarship, Massac County Academic Award Scholarship

Micah Troutt

Honor Student

Lincoln Trail College Golf Scholarship

Paige Troutt

Southeastern Illinois College Bowling Scholarship

Stephen Waggoner

Southeastern Illinois College Bowling Scholarship

Kaleigh Weisenberger

WKCTC PJC Scholars Scholarship

Owen Westbrooks

Honor Student

Union University Provost’s Scholarship, Southern Baptist Convention Award, Washington Youth Tour Scholarship, Music Instrumental Scholarship, Music Ensemble Scholarship; MSU University Scholarship; WKCTC Academic Scholarship, Southern Illinois Electric Cooperative Youth to Washington Scholarship, Massac County Academic Award Scholarship, Baptist Foundation of Illinois Scholarship, DAR Award Local Nominee, DAR Award District Winner, Massac County Home & Community Education Association Scholarship, City National Bank Scholarship

Kara Womack

Honor Student

SCC — Shawnee Community College

MSU — Murray State University

WKCTC — West Kentucky Community & Technical College

SIUC — Southern Illinois University at Carbondale

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