Three lifeguards receive WPGA Scholarships

Posted April 6, 2010 - Western Pennsylvania Golf Association - Contact

The WPGA Scholarship Committee has selected three high school seniors for tuition scholarships this Fall. The students are:

Jenna Gordon, Meadville, lifeguard and server, Meadville Senior High. She will attend Edinboro University, PA. Kelsey Moss, New Castle, lifeguard and server, Neshannock Junior-Senior High in New Castle. She will attend University of Pittsburgh. Lauren Turosik, Nemacolin, lifeguard, California Area High School. She will attend California University, PA.

Gordon will study mathematics with the goal of teaching high school math. Her activities include National Honor Society, soccer and softball.

Moss will study pharmacy. She played golf, softball and basketball at Neshannock, plus participation in the National Honor Society, French Club, and church youth groups.

Turosik will study communications. Her activities include cheerleading, musical productions, television news, student organizations, and community service.

A total of ten students will be in the program for the 2010-2011 school year. The others are:

Jared Clark, caddie, St. Clair, Michigan
Courtney Jones, golf shop, Ligonier, Penn State
Katelyn Kendle, maintenance, Longue Vue, Penn State
Ryan Kerila, golf shop, Totteridge, Robert Morris
David McCleary, golf shop, Treasure Lake, Pittsburgh
Michael Muir, golf shop, Sunnehanna, Penn State
Ashley Philyaw, golf shop, Bob O'Connor, Towson