LHHS Class of 2013 awarded $1.12 million in scholarships

Liberty Hill High School’s graduating class of 2013 received more than $1.12 million in college and military scholarships.

Liberty Hill graduated 180 students last Friday — 64 of whom have reported plans to further their education. Of those, 49 were awarded financial scholarships, the school district reported.

According to information provided to The Independent by LHHS, the students listed below were awarded scholarships.

Natosha Adkins — Texas A&M University Regents Scholarship, $20,000; Texas A&M Top 10% Scholarship, $1,500; Texas A&M Opportunity Award Scholarship, $1,000.

Eleora Barnard — LH Lions Club Scholarship, $1,000.

Ashlynn Berkholtz — Liberty Hill Masonic Lodge #432 Scholarship, $1,000; Dreamcatcher Scholarship, $1,000; Hartman Foundation, $500.

Tyler Cannon — Texas A&M University Regents Scholarship, $20,000.

Bianca Caps — Hartman Foundation Scholarship, $1,000; Dreamcatcher Scholarship, $1,000.

Dylan Carpenter — Liberty Hill Young Farmers Scholarship, $1,000.

Ashlyn Carroll — David Smets Memorial Scholarship, $500.

Reed Cross — Levi Jones Memorial Scholarship, $500; Kenneth Vickers Memorial Scholarship, $500.

Blake Danielak — Drake University Athletic Basketball Scholarship, $39,880.

Jeremy DeLay — Howard Payne University Central Texas Scholarship, $48,000.

Mallory Dobias (Salutatorian) — The University of Texas at Austin Liberal Arts Honor Scholarship, $40,000; Prosperity Bank Scholarship, $500.

Drake Duncan — St. David’s Neal Kocurek Scholarship, $60,000; Williamson County A&M Foundation Scholarship, $5,000; Texas High School Coaches Association Scholarship, $2,000; Texas Top 10% Scholarship, $1,500; Liberty Hill PTO, $1,000; Liberty Hill All Sports Booster Club Scholarship, $1,000; Leola W. and Charles H. Hugg Trust Scholarship, $1,250; Hartman Foundation Scholarship, $500.

Jadon Durity-Boatright — The University of New Mexico Athletic Football Scholarship, $30,030.

Thomas Eldridge — National Guard Reserves Montgomery GI Bill, $12,800.

Cole Elliott — Liberty Hill All Sports Booster Club Scholarship, $1,000; Troy C. Joseph Memorial Scholarship, $1,000.

Tyler Eyre — William Penn University Athletic Basketball Scholarship, $8,000; William Penn University Academic Achievement Scholarship, $7,000.

Erin Fitzgerald — St. Catherine’s University Dean’s Scholarship, $14,000; St. Catherine’s University Venture Scholarship, $5,000.

Chesney Goza — Howard Payne University Academy Scholar Scholarship, $17,500.

Cassie Jackman — Baylor University President’s Gold Scholar Scholarship, $56,000.

Kayla Keith — Dustin Gattis Memorial Scholarship, $1,000; LH Lions Club Scholarship, $1,000.

Kody Kindle — James L. Golden Scholarship, $2,500; Dustin Gattis Memorial Scholarship, $1,000; Joe Means Memorial Scholarship, $500.

Laura Krizan — The University of Texas at Austin President’s Achievement Scholarship, $20,000; The University of Texas at Austin School of Engineering Scholarship, $2,500; Marine Corps Foundation Scholarship, $5,000; Liberty Hill Band Boosters & Diane Pogue Memorial Scholarship, $1,000; Leola W. & Charles H. Hugg Trust Scholarship, $750.

Tyler Lancaster — US Marine Post 911 GI Bill, $88,000.

Megan Land — Baylor Univesity Dean’s Gold Scholar Scholarship, $20,000; Liberty Hill Band Boosters & Diane Pogue Memorial Scholarship, $1,000; Hartman Foundation Scholarship, $500.

Joe Lingren (Valedictorian) — State of Texas Valedictorian Tuition Scholarship, $10,214; Liberty Hill Band Boosters & Diane Pogue Memorial Scholarship, $1,000.

Alexandra Lucas — Richard Wear Memorial Scholarship, $1,000.

Gunnar Lueck — Dustin Gattis Memorial Scholarship, $1,000; Liberty Hill Masonic Lodge #432 Scholarship, $1,000.

Garrett Maples — Texas Society of Professional Engineers, $1,500; The University of Texas at Austin Engineering Honors Program Scholarship, $1,000; Liberty Hill Garden Club Scholarship, $1,000; Hartman Foundation Scholarship, $500; Leola W. & Charles H. Hugg Trust Scholarship, $500; Brenham Knights of Columbus Council #3287 Scholarship, $300.

Kyle Marshall — B.M. Beck Scholarship/Union State Bank, $500.

Madelyn Metzger — Chadron State College Athletic Basketball Scholarship, $10,789; Liberty Hill All Sports Booster Club Scholarship, $1,000.

Sawyer Miller — University of North Texas Excellence Scholarship, $12,000.

Morgan Moreno — Thomas J. Watson Memorial Scholarship (TBA); Williamson County A&M Foundation Pete & Nell Kauffman Scholarship, $6,000; Liberty Hill Young Farmers Scholarship, $3,000; Liberty Hill Garden Club Scholarship, $1,000; National FFA Cooperative Resources International Scholarship, $1,000; Dustin Gattis Memorial Scholarship, $1,000; Leander VFW Men’s Auxiliary Scholarship, $500.

Emily Philpott — Nicholls State University Athletic Volleyball Scholarship, $16,042.

Heather Purvis — Dustin Gattis Memorial Scholarship, $1,000.

Joshua Reus — Arizona State University New American Scholar Dean’s Award, $11,500.

Samantha Rimann — Hesston College Dean’s Scholarship, $14,000; Hesston College Athletic Volleyball Scholarship, $6,000; Liberty Hill All Sports Booster Club Scholarship, $1,000.

Emiri Sadler — First Texas Bank Scholarship, $500.

Mason Samsel — Liberty Hill Young Farmers Scholarship, $2,000; Howard Payne University Yellow Jacket Scholarship, $10,000.

Melissa Shine — Richard Wear Memorial Scholarship, $1,000; Williamson County A&M Mothers Club, $500.

Hunter Spangler — US Marine Corps ROTC Scholarship, $220,000; Liberty Hill All Sports Booster Club Scholarship, $1,000.

Cameron Speegle — Liberty Hill All Sports Booster Club Scholarship, $1,000.

Austin Steed — US Air Force Post 911 GI Bill, $88,000.

Jaclyn Truitt — East Texas Baptist University Achievement Scholarship, $12,000; East Texas Baptist University Christian Leadership Scholarship, $8,400.

Cassidy Turner — Baylor University Provost’s Gold Scholarship, $34,000.

Pressley Walker — Shattered Dreams Scholarship, $250; Liberty Hill All Sports Booster Club Scholarship, $1,000.

Courtney Weems — Richard Wear Memorial Scholarship, $1,000.

Kiauna Wilkins — Howard Payne Academic Scholarship, $16,000.

Tiffany Williamson — US Army GI Bill, $74,000.

Austin Zamarippa — Liberty Hill All Sports Booster Club Scholarship, $1,000; Texas Tech Alumni Association Austin Chapter Scholarship, $750.

College Acceptance

  The students below reported their college plans to Liberty Hill High School.

Natosha Adkins, Texas A&M University; Kody Allen, Hardin-Simmons University; Tyler Barrows, Texas Tech University; Mary Beltran, Angelina College; Matthew Bramhall, The University of Texas at Austin; Tyler Cannon, Texas A&M University; Ashlyn Carroll, Texas A&M University; Reed Cross, The University of Texas at Austin; Blake Danielak, Drake University; Madeline DeAmaral, Texas A&M University; Cera Dixon, Texas State University; Mallory Dobias, The University of Texas at Austin; Joseph Dudgeon, Texas State University; Drake Duncan, Texas A&M University; Cole Elliott, Texas A&M University; Colby Ellis, University of North Texas; Tyler Eyre, William Penn University; James Farris, Tarleton State University; Erin Fitzgerald, St. Catherines University.

Chesney Goza, Howard Payne University; Shelby Hart, Texas State University; Gabriel Horstmann, Texas State University; Cassie Jackman, Baylor University; Andrew Jackson, Texas State University; Tyler Jackson, Stephen F. Austin State University; Kayla Keith, Tarleton State University; Laura Krizan, The University of Texas at Austin; Shane LaCaille, Texas State University; Paige Lafferty, Clarendon College; Megan Land, Baylor University; Cassidy Larkin, Texas State University; Miranda Leffelman, University of Mary Hardin Baylor; Joe Lingren, The University of Texas at Austin; Lexie Lucas, Tarleton State University; Garrett Maples, The University of Texas at Austin; Madison McCaleb, University of Texas at San Antonio; Katelyn McClain, Texas A&M University; Madelyn Metzger, Chadron State College; Sawyer Miller, University of North Texas.

Emmalie Moe, University of Texas at Arlington; Morgan Moreno, Texas A&M University; Robert Nickle, Austin Community College; Dalton Oatman, University of Tennessee; Matthew Perea, Texas Tech University; Emily Philpott, Nicholls State University; Cylob Polvado, Austin Community College; Heather Purvis, Aveda Institute; Josh Reus, Arizona State University.

Samantha Rimann, Hesston College; Emiri Sadler, Texas State University; Mason Samsel, Howard Payne University; Melissa Shine, Texas A&M University; Hunter Spangler, Texas A&M University; Cameron Speegle, Texas A&M; Kaitlyn Sullivan, Texas Tech University; Jaclyn Truitt, East Texas Baptist University; Cassidy Turner, Baylor University; Presley Walker, Texas State University; Kiauna Wilkins, Howard Payne University; Danielle Wolesensky, Texas State University; Hunter Wolff, Austin Community College; Connor Wright, Texas A&M University; Katelynn Young, Texas State University; and Austin Zamarripa, Texas Tech University.