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May 29, 2012

Student-athletes, scholarship winners, seniors recognized

MOULTRIE — The Colquitt County High athletic department oversees students participating 15 sports and 147 of those students were honored as scholar-athletes during the 2011-2012 school year.

Among those scholar-athletes were Colquitt County high valedictorian Julie Tyus and salutatorian Lindsay Wells.

Also during the school year that was just completed, 143 seniors participated in sports and 25 of them received scholarships to continue to play at the next level.

The top scholar athletes are:

Seniors: Bo Blalock, Courtney Cannon, Zuntacerious Crawford, Matt Creech, Austin Dykes, Bryce Giddens, Haley Goodman, Khadijah Green, Gradyn Grobe, Jordan Hammack, Brooke Harrison, Andrew Harvin, Robert Hawes, Mallory Howren, Anastasia Jimenez, Albert Jones, Lauren Kelshaw, Katherine Key, Coby King, Alex Littleton, Lance Lott, Kwante’sha Love, Meagan May, Allie McCracken, Preston Mobley, Ismael Moreno Hurtado, Hanna Morrell, Joseph Morris, Alex Murphy, Alex Norris, Brittany Parker, Ricky Patel, Everley Perryman, Dillon Presley, Samantha Price, Staci Repass, Savannah Richardson, Sean Richardson, Rhonda Robinson, Kari Saunders, Ethan Sobalvarro, Von Stripling, Julie Tyus, Ridge Underwood, Lindsey Wells, Mary Kathryn West, Amber Westley, Lyndsey Whitley, Cole Wilkes and Jordan Williams.

Juniors: Bowen Aguero, Will Bannister, Cesar Barrios, Courtney Carnes, Ashleigh Childs, Macie Chitty, Henrietta Clark, MaKayli Crawford, Bethia Dawson, McKenna Fletcher, John Frazier, Olivia Fuller, Dylan Globerman, Alexis Gomez, Natalie Griffin, Jacob Hancock, Kathryn Hanna, James Harrison, Anna Hartley, Ashley Henry, Taylor Hoes, Henry Ibarra, Richard Jones, Colin Kirkland, Elizabeth Ann Kirkland, Ansleigh Lindsey, Philip Long, Jaycee Lott, Jared May, Aubrey McCarty, Erica Mobley, Ansley Moore, Cristian Moreno Hurtado, Jamal Phillips, Katherine Phillips, Hannah Radney, Margaret Robinson, Morgan Robinson, Tremyia Robinson, Alden Rykard, Jose Santos, Zackary Saunders, Cole Segraves, Aislin Sheffield, Lindsey Stapleton, Molly Sutz, Whitney Tillman, Laura Veasey, Brooklyn Walsh, Courtney Williams and Mandy Zeigler.

Sophomores: Allyson Alvis, Preston Berry, Elizabeth Booth, Jonah Bozeman, Clayton Brown, Blake Byington, Caroline Chambers, Ryan Chatman, Ainsley Davis, Emily DeMott, Tamera Edwards, Haley Everson, Angelica Fonseca, Hanna Friedlander, Graciela Garza, Eric Gould, Taylor Griner, Blakelee Handfield, Kiarron Hendry, Parker Hoes, Randy Howard, Edward Hunnicutt, Chadwick Key, Kennedy Key, Meghan Merritt, Fernando Mirando, Daniel Mobley, Gabe Mobley, Matthew Moody, Danielle Newton, John Nichols, Lyndsay Oxley, Drew Penuel, Shelby Rakestraw, Katherine Russell, Samuel Stripling, Kaylee Sumner, Savana Taylor, Jay Tolbert, Annmarie Vallomthail, Conley Ward, Adam Webb, Alexis Ybarra, Ryan York, Charles Zeanah and Kendale Zimmerman.

 The senior athletes who earned scholarships are:

 Golf: Lee Wright, Abraham Baldwin College; Von Stripling, Darton College.

Basketball: Maranda Trim, Middle Georgia Tech; Kenisha Seay, Middle Georgia Tech; Kwante’sha Love, Georgia Southwestern State.

Softball: Jordan Taylor, Thomas University; Hannah Hancock, Thomas University; Meagan May, North Georgia College.

Cross Country: Richard Smith, South Georgia College.

Baseball: Matt Creech, UNC-Charlotte; Austin Dykes, Georgia Perimeter.

Football: Bryce Giddens, Arkansas State; Ty Smith, Georgia; Dondray Copeland, The Citadel; Oscar Luna, Valdosta State; Anthony Brumbley, Valdosta State; Sharmaine Washington, Valdosta State; Da’Quan Nelson, Huntingdon College; Matt Sailor, Huntingdon College; Stacey Blackwell, Garden City (Kan.) Community College; Tre Cooper, Miles College; E’Darius Davis, Miles College.

Soccer: Lauren Kelshaw, West Georgia.

Tennis: Bo Blalock, Abraham Baldwin College; Andrew Harvin, Valdosta State.

The 2011-2012 seniors are: Naja Almond, Dontavis Avery, Daniel Bastos, Carolos Bautista, Savannah Belcher, A’Keei’ma Bishop, Kristopher Bivins, Stacey Blackwell, Bo Blalock;

Eric Brito, Anthony Brumbley, Christian Butler, Robin Byington, Courtney Cannon, Peyton Childs, Jose Cisneros, Detaurius Clayton, Stephanie Cook, Tre Cooper;

Dondray Copeland, Ta’Kirea Courtney, Weston Cox, Zuntacerious Crawford, Matt Creech, Kashena Crenshaw, Eli Crosby, Alec Daniels, E’Darius Davis, Brandon Del Angel;

Cheyenne DeMott, Zontravius Dozier, Austin Dykes, Y’Keevis Edwards, Ruben Fabian Pintado, TyQuantis Flournoy-Smith, Blanca Fuentes, Rachel Funderburk, Jazmin Garza, Tyler Gershom;

Bryce Giddens, Aaron Gondor, Haley Goodman, Justin Grant, Khadijah Green, Gradyn Grobe, Devin Hadley, Jordan Hammack, Hannah Hancock, Frederick Harper;

Johnta Harris, Brooke Harrison, Andrew Harvin, Robert Hawes, Murphy Hopkins, Mallory Howren Clayton Jackson Jazavier Jackson, Wayne Jackson, Anastasia Jimenez;

Charmony Johnson, Jared Johnson, Albert Jones, Qontavion Jones, Nakea Jordan, Tevin Jordan, David Juarez, Lauren Kelshaw, Katherine Key, Brooke Kick;

Coby King, Allison Knajdek, Kyomasha Lee, Alex Littleton, Sommer Livingston, Lance Lott, Kwante’sha Love, Oscar Luna, Erica Lyn, ArbreAnna Marks;

Nicholas Masonoff, Meagan May, Allie McCracken, Jonathan Mobley, Preston Mobley, Corey Moore, Ismael Moreno Hurtado, Hanna Morrell, Joseph Morris, Dalton Murfin;

Alex Murphy, Da’Quan Nelson, Alex Norris, Shain Nowland, Oscar Odilon, Brittany Parker, Ricky Patel, Everley Perryman, Fred Phillips, Vann Pitts;

Blakely Powell, Dillon Presley, Samantha Price, Colby Purvis, Patty Raya, Landon Rehberg, Staci Repass, Savannah Richardson, Sean Richardson, Jose Rico-Garcia;

Rhonda Robinson, Roberto Ruiz, Matthew Sailor, Kari Saunders, Quenton Dontre Scott, Kenisa Seay, William Segers, Arturo Sierra, Christian Smith, Brett Smith;

Richard Smith, Ethan Sobalvarro, Ivett Soto, Catie Statom, Von Stripling, Jordan Taylor, Guillermo Torres-Aguilar, Maranda Trim, Rodney Troupe, Kaitlin Turner;

Julie Tyus, Ridge Underwood, Tavares Ward, Sharmaine Washington, Lindsey Wells, Mary Kathryn West, Amber Westley, Hunter White, Lyndsey Whitley, Cole Wilkes, Amber Williams, Jordan Williams, Willie Woodyard and Anthony Wright.

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