Liberty Hill’s Class of 2012 receives $1.4 million in scholarships

Liberty Hill seniors graduated June 1 at Panther Stadium. (Photo by Kathy Canady)

Students from Liberty Hill High School’s Class of 2012 graduated June 1 carrying with them more than $1.4 million in college scholarships.

During the Senior Breakfast and Awards program May 27, students received scholarships from local organizations, families memorializing a loved one and businesses. Many also received scholarships from the colleges and universities where they will be attending school in the fall.

Below is a list of scholarships presented to the graduating Class of 2012. This information, which appears in alphabetical order by student, was provided to The Independent by LHHS.

Jonathan Bazemore – Dustin Gattis Memorial Scholarship, $1,500. Jane Becker – UTSA Roadrunner Scholarship, $1,000. Kourtney Bevers – LH All Sports Booster Club Scholarship, $1,000; EJ Johnston Memorial Scholarship, $500; Hartman Foundation Scholarship, $500; Levi Jones Memorial Scholarship, $500.

Brice Bishop – Southeastern Louisiana University Football Athletic Scholarship, $45,000; Chloe Cross Memorial Scholarship, $1,000; Liberty Hill Garden

Club Scholarship, $1,000; Levi Jones Memorial Scholarship, $1,000. Hailey Bishop – Texas Tech Alumni Association Scholarship, $750; Chloe Cross Memorial Scholarship, $1,000. Bailey Browder – Texas A&M University Oppportunity Award Scholarship, $1,000.

Lauren Bryant – Texas Tech Carol Anderson Bell Scholarship, $1,000; Prosperity Bank, $500. Christian Bunting – St. John’s University Scholastic Excellence Scholarship, $19,000; St. John’s University Ozanam Scholars Scholarship, $10,000; St. John’s University, $12,732. Brian Cantwell – Sul Ross University Corps Scholarship, $2,400.

Cameron Cardwell – Chloe Cross Memorial Scholarship, $1,000. RAchel Corona – Cornell University, $32,451; DAR Scholarship, $500. Nikkita Crozier – Chloe Cross Memorial Scholarship, $1,000; EJ Johnston Memorial Scholarship, $500; Liberty Hill Garden Club Scholarship, $1,000. Bryce Dallmeyer – Coca-Cola Scholarship, $500.

Rachel Dubois – Baylor University Provost’s Gold Scholarship, $50,000; Liberty Hill Lions Club Scholarship, $1,000. Gabrielle Fierro – Dustin Gattis Memorial Scholarship, $1,500. Sarah Frausto – Hartman Foundation Scholarship, $500.

Samantha Grove – Chloe Cross Memorial Scholarship, $1,000; Richard Wear Memorial Scholarship, $500. Jessica Green – Colorado State University Track Scholarship, $104,568; Hugg Trust Scholarship, $1,450; LH All Sports Booster Club Scholarship, $1,000.

Garrett Hancock – State Fair of Texas Youth Livestock Scholarship, $5,000; Williamson County A&M Foundation Pete & Nell Kauffman Scholarship, $6,000; Texas A&M University Sul Ross/Corps Scholarship, $2,400; Blackland Income Growth Scholarship, $1,000; Williamson County A&M Mother’s Club Scholarship, $500; District 8 Extension Education Association Scholarship, $350; Williamson County Extension Education Assn. Scholarship, $1,000; Liberty Hill Young Farmers Scholarship, $1,000; Texas 4H Adult Leaders Foundation, $1,000; Dustin Gattis Memorial Scholarship, $1,500; Bret Key Memorial Scholarship, $1,000.

Heather Havens – Liberty Hill ATPE Scholarship, $1,000. Kyli Herman – Hartman Foundation Scholarship, $1,000; St. Edwards University Softball Athletic Scholarship, $25,000; St. Edwards Univesity Dean’s Achievement Scholarship, $32,000. Catherine Heath – McMurry University Volleyball Athletic Scholarship, $28,305.

Kyle Hester – Howard Payne University Theatre Scholarship, $4,800. Nicholas Hofstetter – US Marines Active Duty GI Bill, $155,600. Lauren Jackson – Richard Wear Memorial Scholarship, $500; Hartman Foundation Scholarship, $500; Texas Tech University Top 10% Scholarship, $2,000.

Caitlyn Kaderka – ACC College Connection Scholarship, $2,500; Chloe Cross Memorial Scholarship, $1,000; Dustin Gattis Memorial Scholarship, $1,500; Richard Wear Memorial Scholarship, $500. Susan Kemper – University of Alabama Track Scholarship, $20,700; University of Alabama Scholar Scholarship, $58,400. Robert Koepl – Texas Math & Science Coaches Association Scholarship, $700; Chloe Cross Memorial Scholarship, $1,000; LH All Sports Booster Club Scholarship, $1,000; EJ Johnston Memorial Scholarship, $500; Hugg Trust Scholarship, $1,450.

Stephanie Metzger – Bentley University Volleyball Athletic Scholarship, $124,000; Bentley University President’s Academic Scholarship, $12,710; Hugg Trust Scholarship, $1,450. Callie McKinnis – Texas High School Rodeo Assn. Scholarship, $500; Liberty Hill ATPE Scholarship, $1,000; Chloe Cross Memorial Scholarship, $1,000.

Madeline McAleenan – Texas Christian University Faculty Scholarship, $44,000. Blake McKinney, US Marines Reserve GI Bill, $20,000. Corey McKinzey – Liberty Hill Lions Club Scholarship, $1,000. Hayley Mumm – David Smets Memorial Scholarship, $500. Kayla Neuschwander – Coca-Cola Scholarship, $500. Jacob Olvera – US Marines Reserve GI Bill, $20,000.

Ana Paredes – Southwestern University Mood Scholar Award, $64,000; Southwestern University Bishop Ernest T. Dixon Scholarship, $30,000. Hank Perske – Dustin Gattis Memorial Scholarship, $1,500. Sarah Perske – Chloe Cross Memorial Scholarship, $1,000. Khoi Pham – US Air Force Active Duty GI Bill, $51,000. William Ramirez – University of Arizona National Merit Hispanic Scholarship, $120,000; LH All Sports Booster Club, $1,000.

Jordan Redmond – Southern Arkansas University Basketball Athletic Scholarship, $57,264. Jennifer Reiley – Texas A&M University Valedictorian Tuition Scholarship, $10,600; Texas A&M University Lechner Scholarship, $10,000; Texas A&M University Opportunity AWard Scholarship, $1,000; Texas A&M University Academic Scholarship Study Abroad, $1,000; Troy C. Joseph Memorial Scholarship, $1,000; Annie Ozella Jones Scholarship, $500.

Hailey Robinson – Texas Young Farmers Assn. Scholarship, $1,000; Liberty Hill Young Farmers Scholarship, $600; Union State Bank/BM Beck Scholarship, $500. Taylor Russell – LH All Sports Booster Club Scholarship, $1,000; McMurry University Basketball Athletic Scholarship, $35,220; McMurry University Presidential ScholarScholarship, $11,500; McMurry University Trustee Honors Scholarship, $2,000; McMurry University Martin Trust Honors Scholarship, $1,000.

Bailey Schmidt – Region VI Texas High School Rodeo Scholarship, $1,000; First Texas Bank Scholarship, $500. Jacy Sealock – Chloe Cross memorial Scholarship, $1,000. Lauren Shamblin – Liberty Hill ATPE Scholarship, $1,000. Bo Simpson – Gary Haberer Memorial Football Scholarship, $1,500; Joe Means Fighting Heart Football Scholarship, $500.

Samantha Stewart – West Texas A&M University Honor Scholarship, $12,000; West Texas A&M University Music Scholarship, $6,000; Liberty Hill Band Boosters & Diane Pogue Memorial Scholarship, $1,000. Kristine Stifflemire – Tina’s Cottage Scholarship, $500; Liberty Hill Young Farmers Scholarship, $400; Chloe Cross Memorial Scholarship, $1,000; Dustin Gattis Memorial Scholarship, $1,500.

Adam Terry – Flextronics Scholarship, $1,000; Sodexco Scholarship, $500; Chloe Cross Memorial Scholarship, $1,000; LH All Sports Booster Club Scholarship, $1,000; Hartman Foundation Scholarship, $500. Christina Vides – Western State College of Colorado, $10,000. Jonathan Vineyard – Imagine America Scholarship, $1,000. David Walker – Texas State University Patti Strikel Harrison Scholarship, $20,000; Texas State University President’s Honor Scholarship, $32,000.

Michael Walker – University of Texas State Top 10% Scholarship, $2,000. Andrew Waller-DeLaRosa – Sam Houston State University Track Scholarship, $12,000. Justin Webb – EJ Johnston Memorial Scholarship, $500. Laura Young – Lubbock Christian University Academic Scholarship, $22,500.