Senior Recognition

WHS Senior Awards and Recognition - Class of 2020


Abbie Vollmer
Abbie Vollmer

Community of Washington Scholarship, Rotary Club
Washington Rotary Scholarship
Shelter Insurance Scholarship
UMKC scholarship
UMKC 6year BA/MD medical school


Elise Pruett
Elise Pruett
$2,000 Missouri State Promise Scholarship
Attend Missouri State University to get a Bachelor and MBA degree in Business Administration.


Jared Schrader
Jared Schrader
University of Northwestern Ohio to pursue a degree in High Performance Motorsports


Breanna Bailey
Breanna Bailey

I'm going to move back to my home town, become a ranch hand, attend MAC to become a Pharmacy Tech, Purchase my first apartment.


Elizabeth Derner
Elizabeth Derner

University of Missouri, Chancellors Award, $6,500
University of Missouri, Bright Flight Scholarship, $3,000
University of Missouri, Herrick Scholarship in Journalism, $1,000
Franklin County Mizzou Alumni Association Scholarship, $2,000
WINGS, WINGS Educator Scholarship, $1,000
I’m going to the University of Missouri and got accepted to the Honors College and the Walter Williams Scholar Program. I’m planning to do a double major to study English and science journalism.


Cade Brautigam
Cade Brautigam
First Place Award District SkillsUSA Championship, Ranken Technical College, $1,500
A+ Scholarship program, $2,278
John Politte Technical Scholarship, Washington Lions Club, $204
I am going to East Central College to get an Associates of Science degree in Precision Machining.


Willa Reust
Willa Reust
Bloch Launchpad Scholar (UMKC) - $5,000
Curators' Scholarship (UMKC) - $5,000
Bright Flight - $3,000
WINGS Educational Foundation - $1,000
Attend Bloch School of Management at the University of Missouri-Kansas City.


Trevor Rinne
Trevor Rinne
University of Missouri, Excellence Award, $3,000
University of Missouri-- Business and/or Sports Management


Jordan Trinidad
Jordan Trinidad
Mechanic


Caleb Hlavaty
Caleb Hlavaty
Maryville University - $60,000
Plans to go to Maryville University in the fall on a $60,000 scholarship for the Physical Therapy program that will take six years.



Kaden Golic
Kaden Golic
I will be attending Southeast Lineman Training Center this fall to complete an electrical lineman program.


Braden Yatzeck
Braden Yatzeck
U.S Marine Corps


Joshua Pilarski
Joshua Pilarski
St. Louis Community College - Computer Integrated Management


Jenna Loepker
Jenna Loepker
Community of Washington Scholarship, WINGS, $1,000
Community of Washington Scholarship, Viola Brockfield Scholarship, $1,000
Kansas State, Carl R Ice College of Engineering Scholarship, $1,000
Kansas State, Midwest Sunflower Award, $10,000
Jenna is going to Kansas State University to study Biological Engineering


Kayla Kleekamp
Kayla Kleekamp
Attend East Central College using the A+ program majoring in Fine Arts and then transfer to a university.


Kassidy Phillips
Kassidy Phillips
William H. Cooper Leadership Scholarship, First State Community Bank, $1,500
Community of Washington Scholarship, WINGS, $1,000
A+ Scholarship, William Woods University, $1,000
LEAD Award, William Woods University, $5,000
Volleyball Athletics, William Woods University, $16,000
I will be attending William Woods University in the fall of 2020. I plan to double major in Accounting and Business Administration. Furthermore, I plan to graduate from WWU in five years with my M.B.A. I will also be playing on their volleyball team.


Alex Palmer
Alex Palmer
Plans to attend ECC and then UMSL to pursue a music/percussion degree.


Joshua Mundwiller
Joshua Mundwiller
A+ scholarship
State Tech, Aviation Maintenance


Blane Forbes
Blane Forbes
Southeast Missouri State University, Business


Jacob Krakowski
Jacob Krakowski
Pursue a Real Estate License with a Marketing degree.


Cameron McElhaney
Cameron McElhaney
Dean’s Scholarship, Murray State, $1,500
Mizzou - Business Administration


Jena Spreckelmeyer
Jena Spreckelmeyer

I plan to attend ECC and explore career opportunities. Then transfer to a four-year college to dive into learning more about the career I decide to pursue. This is also time for me to spend time with my family.


Tyler Lottmann
Tyler Lottmann
I am planning on the engineering program, which I will be starting at East Central College for the first two years. After that I will transfer to Missouri S&T Rolla to complete my engineering degree.


Cierstyn Jacquin
Cierstyn Jacquin

Culver-Stockton College Hilltop Distinguished Scholar Scholarship $10,000
Culver-Stockton College Women's Soccer Scholarship
Attending Culver-Stockton College on an athletic and academic scholarship, majoring in Health Science.


Zach Kloeppel
Zach Kloeppel
Machinist or welding through apprenticeship.


Colton Cozza
Colton Cozza
Remington Scholarship, $500
Weatherby Scholarship, $1,000
National Wild Turkey Federation Scholarship
Attend Mizzou and major in Agribusiness


Jacob Hanneken
Jacob Hanneken
A+ Scholarship
Frances May Memorial Foundation Scholarship, $2,000
Missouri S&T Groundbreaker Merit Scholarship, $5,000
St. Louis-Kansas City Carpenters Regional Council Scholarship, $500
Skills USA 3rd Place-Automated Manufacturing Technology Scholarship, $500
Attend ECC in the Engineering Bridge program and then Missouri S&T. Majoring in Mechanical Engineering and Engineering Management.


Josie Newman
Josie Newman
Lindenwood Academic-Based Scholarship, $10,000
Lindenwood Talent-Based Scholarship, $3,000
WINGS Alumni Scholarship, $1,000
Greater Augusta Chamber of Commerce Plein Air Scholarship, $500
Attend Lindenwood University. Major: Advertising & Strategic Communications. Minor: Graphic Design.



Kaden Straatmann
Kaden Straatmann


Kinsey Bakamyer
Kinsey Bakameyer
Bright flight, $3,000
Mizzou CAFNR award, $1,000
Mizzou Chancellor’s award, $6,500
Attend Mizzou’s honors program to obtain a degree in fisheries and wildlife sciences with a minor in captive wild animal management to eventually work in wildlife rehabilitation.


Hannah Eckelkamp
Hannah Eckelkamp
Unit 218 Nursing Scholarship, American Legion, $500
East Central College, Associate of Applied Science, Nursing (RN)


Brandon Titter
Brandon Titter
Mizzou National Merit Finalist Scholarship. Full tuition and fees four years.
Bright Flight $3,000
Brandon plans to attend Mizzou for an electrical engineering degree.


Grace Ziglin
Grace Ziglin
Barat Scholarship $14,000
Attend Maryville University to pursue an education in accounting and business.


Sam Martin
Sam Martin
A+ Scholarship
Studying International Business and Foreign Language


Kailey Gupton
Kailey Gupton
Sidney and Beverly Loeb Foundation Scholarship, $500
Operating room nurse


Sydney Bunge
Sydney Bunge
Barat Scholarship, Maryville University, $14,000
I will attend Maryville University


David Ley
David Ley
A+ Scholarship
SkillsUSA Missouri Scholarship, State Tech, $2,000
SkillsUSA Missouri Scholarship, State Tech, $1,000
District SkillsUSA Scholarship, Ranken Tech, $1,500
National Wild Turkey Federation Scholarship
I will be attending State Technical College. I am currently planning to pursue a degree in Automotive Technology-Electric/Hybrid and possibly a second degree in Auto Collision Technology.


Nicole Brinker
Nicole Brinker
$500 Go Hog Wild 4-H Scholarship
A+ Scholarship
Major in Childhood Education K-6


Paige Whittall
Paige Whittall
Washington Teachers Association Scholarship
Viola Brockfield Scholarship, Washington NEA, $1,500
My plan is to become a middle school English teacher.


Eric Jones
Eric Jones
Bright Flight, The Missouri Department of Higher Education and Workforce Development, $3,000
Lindenwood University Academic Grant, Lindenwood University, $11,000
Conley Family Foundation Scholarship, East Central College Foundation, $500
I wish to complete my general education credits and then pursue a degree in one of the creative arts, perhaps focusing in filmmaking, animation, and/or game design.


Ben Griffen
Benjamin Griffen
Missouri S&T Scholarship, Missouri S&T, $1,500
Helen McIntyre Annual Scholarship, Missouri S&T, $5,500
Attend Missouri S&T and major in Aerospace Engineering.


Bryanna Winfree
Bryanna Winfree
VIola Brockfield Scholarship,Washington NEA Teacher Organization,$750
Athletic Scholarship - Bowling,Lindenwood University, $1,000
Dean's Scholarship,McKendree University, $10,000
Band Scholarship, McKendree University, $5,000
Lindenwood University to study music education.


Maria Ruth
Maria Ruth
Masonic Lodge, Washington Masonic Lodge, $500
Delta Kappa Gamma, Delta Kappa Gamma, $575
Viola M. Brockfeld, Washington NEA, $1,500
Clay and Beth Snowden Family Scholarship, SBU, $870
Dean's Scholarship Award, SBU, $8,000
Atchison-Myers Memorial Scholarship, SBU, $1,130
I will be attending Southwest Baptist University in Bolivar where I will major in Elementary and Early Childhood Education.


Ely Schulte
Ely Schulte
Going to move out of state to continue school and the plan is to make plenty of friends and connections as I navigate my path through life with determination and a goal of bringing some form of entertainment to the people of the world.


Emily Hahne
Emily Hahne
Damen Scholarship, Loyola University Chicago merit scholarship, $23,000 per year
WINGS Educator Scholarship, WINGS, $1,000
I will be attending Loyola University Chicago, where I will be in the Honors Program and majoring in Global and International Studies with a minor in French. I plan to work as a Political Analyst.


Chris Rice
Chris Rice
A+ Scholarship
Go to Mizzou and major in marketing/business


Baylee Franklin
Baylee Franklin
Bulldog Legacy Scholarship, Truman State University, $1,000
A+ Scholarship, Truman State University, $500
Covid-19 Relief Housing Scholarship, Truman State University, $2,000
Attend Truman State University to pursue a degree in genetics and biology.


Tyler Gleeson
Tyler Gleeson
Plans to start at ECC then transfer to Missouri State and major in secondary education.


Mikala Brune
Mikala Brune
Dean's Scholar Award, SBU, $10,500
Nelson H. Hall, FFA Foundation, $1,500
I plan on attending Southwest Baptist University and major in nursing.


Hannah Belcher
Hannah Belcher
Local cosmetology school


Anna Dyson
Anna Dyson
Community of Washington Scholarship, Wings Alumni Scholarship, $1,000
Plan on attending Missouri State University in Springfield to study nursing, then further my education by getting my BSN degree to become a nurse practitioner. I would like to specialize in pediatrics. I am currently working full time at Subway to help pay for my college tuition. I haven’t quite decided what is after college. I don’t know if I want to come home and find a job, or if I want to live somewhere else. I hope the new experience helps guide me to planning my future. I am super excited!


Caleb Adrian
Caleb Adrian
Associate's Degree in welding at ECC, then plan to enter Pipefitters Local 562 St. Louis.


Elise Thierbach
Elise Thierbach

Board of Governors Scholarship, MSU, $6,500
Marthasville Chamber of Commerce, $1,000
William T. White String Scholarship, MSU Music Department, $2,000
Missouri Bright Flight, $3,000
Missouri State University, Math and Music


Kaytlin Smith
Kaytlin Smith
Neonatal nursing at Missouri Baptist University.


Emily Bledsoe
Emily Bledsoe
Paul Mitchell, $1,000 for early sign up
Attending Paul Mitchell Hair School to receive a degree in Cosmetology.


Zoe Godefroid
Zoe Godefroid
Chancellor's Award, UMSL, $5,000
Provost's Award, UMKC, $2,000
Curators Scholar Award, Mizzou, $4,500
I plan to attend the University of Missouri-St. Louis to obtain my BFA in Studio Art with a Graphic Design emphasis.


Sophia Olszowka
Sophia Olszowka
Missouri State University Deans Scholarship, $3,000
WINGS Scholarship, $1,000
Community of Washington Viola Brockfield Scholarship, Washington NEA, $2,000
Attend Missouri State University to major in Elementary Education.


Audrey Bush
Audrey Bush
Missouri Bright Flight - $3,000
Mizzou Chancellor's Award - $6,500
Franklin County Mizzou Alumni Assoc. - $4,000
Optimist District Essay Contest - $2,600
Optimist Club of Washington (via Community of Washington scholarship) - $1,000
WINGS (via community of Washington) - $1,000
Washington Historical Society Wilke Memorial Fund Scholarship - $1,000
Elks Lodge of Washington Most Valuable Student Scholarship - $1,000
I will attend the University of Missouri to double major in English and International Studies with an emphasis in Environmental Studies.


Lucas Brinkmann
Lucas Brinkmann
Copper Dome Scholarship, SEMO, $2,000
Residence Life Leadership Award, SEMO, $1,000
Band Scholarship, SEMO, $750
Southeast Missouri State - Majoring in Music Education


Jacob Guenther
Jacob Guenther
I’m going to UNOH to pursue a career in NASCAR


Andrew Dowil
Andrew Dowil

State Tech Electricity Club $300
State Technical College of Missouri, Industrial Automation


Emma Stemmley
Emma Stemmley
Optimist Club, $1,000
Rotary Club, $2,000
National Education Association, $1,500
I plan to attend East Central College for the first two years, then transfer to Central Methodist for my remaining two years receiving a Bachelor's Degree in Education.


Richard Hutson
Richard Hutson
Missouri State University


Kylee Perriman
Kylee Perriman
NJROTC Booster Club Scholarship, $500
Sons of American Legion Union Post 297, $1,000
I plan to earn my Associates degree at East Central College and transfer to College of the Ozarks to earn my Bachelors and Master’s degree in Psychology. I hope to become a youth counselor specializing in art therapy.


Ashley Molitor
Ashley Molitor
I will be going to East Central Community College. After ECC, I will be transferring to Missouri State and majoring in Business advertising and minor in marketing.


Haylee Page
Haylee Page
Trinity Valley Cheer Scholarship
Trinity Valley Book Scholarship
Trinity Valley in Athens, Texas, to cheer and general studies.


Chloe Weiss
Chloe Weiss
Delta Kappa Gamma Scholarship, $575
Community of Washington Viola M. Brockfield Scholarship, Washington NEA, $1,500
I plan on majoring in Music Education. First I'll be attending East Central College and then continue on at a four-year university.


Ethan Brueggemann
Ethan Brueggemann

State Technical College of Missouri in Linn.


Haylee Struckhoff
Haylee Struckhoff

Gorlok Blue Award, $12,000
Webster University - Film and TV Production


Matt Benedict
Matt Benedict
Presbyterian Church of Washington, $100
Plan on pursuing conservation degree.


Noah Little
Noah Little
Copper Dome Scholarship, SEMO, $3,000
Residence Life Leadership Award, Semo, $1,000
Men's Track Scholarship, SEMO, $3,272
Attend Southeast Missouri State University and plan to major in Computer Science. I will also be running Cross Country and Track for SEMO.


Elijah Houston
Elijah Houston

Northwest Missouri State University A+ Scholarship, $3,000
Wants to major in education.


Matt Amlong
Matt Amlong

Mizzou, Curators Scholars Award, $18,000
University of Missouri


Christian Meyer
Christian Meyer
Rose Hulman Academic/Football Scholarship, $25,299
I am planning on attending Rose Hulman Institute of Technology in Terra Haute, Ind. Majoring in Civil Engineering and minoring in Environmental Engineering. I will also play football there.

Tristan Zeh
Tristan Zeh

Missouri S&T Scholarship, University of Missouri, $7,000
Bright Flight, State of Missouri, $3,000
Engineering Management in Honors program at University of Missouri S&T.


Sammy Nitschke
A+ Missouri, Washington High School
Skills USA, Ranken, $500
SkillsUSA, State, $2,000
Auto Body Refinishing


Hannah Barry
Excellence Award, $3,000
I will attend Mizzou and major in Natural Resource Science and Management.


Abigail Marrocco
I plan on taking a year off while working at FCAMC (volunteer or vet office hours are required for the program). I will then go to Jefferson College in to the Vet Tech program. I work two jobs currently.



Timothy Roewe

The Trulaske College of Business Mick and Kathy Aslin Scholarship, $1,000
Go Hog Wild 4-H Scholarship, $500
Attend the University of Missouri and double major in Business Management and Marketing.



Kelly Landers
Attend the culinary arts program at East Central College.



Kamren Struckhoff
Electrician for Local One


Emily Smith
Art Education


Caleb McDaniel
First two years at East Central College, and then continuing education at a four-year university for pharmaceutical studies.


Karli Gordon
Will be attending Rolla School


Matthew Turner