Hamilton students named GMC Fall Scholar Athletes

The Greater Metro Conference (GMC) has named the following Hamilton High School students Fall 2011 Scholar Athletes:

  • Uma Avinash and Elizabeth Dorsey – tennis;
  • Bryan Kristensen – cross country;
  • Dieter Schmidt and Brandon Hagenow – soccer;
  • Emily Blackwell, Natasha Cornejo, Lydia Salus, Sarah Werner and Valerie Prusak – swimming and diving;
  • Leah Stapelman – golf;
  • Jennifer Janusz – volleyball; and
  • Matthew Canales, Daniel Herriges, Matthew Judson, Mitchell Mason, Mitchell Nitschke and Nicholas Patterson – football.

Coaches nominate student-athletes who:

  • earned a minimum 3.5 cumulative grade point average;
  • participated in at least 75 percent of the team’s varsity matches; and
  • have at least sophomore standing.

These student-athletes serve as a great example to others demonstrating combined academic and athletic success.