Submitted by Susan Hardee Steger April 28, 2016 2:25 p.m.
Editor’s Note: On April 26, 2016, awards and scholarships were distributed to the Fernandina Beach High School Class of 2016. This is the third in a series four we have posted over the last couple of days. Parents and students gathered in the multi-purpose room to honor graduating seniors for their many accomplishments. Our congratulations to the graduates. We hope you enjoy.
Coach Rowland recognized athletes in all sports. He then congratulated the district champion teams of Boys and Girls Soccer. The FBHS Cross Country Team secured the district runner up title and advanced to regionals. Seniors on the team were Gabi Czymbor, Dillion Basse, and Wesley Twiggs. The Women’s Basketball team won districts for the first time in 30 years. Seniors on the teams were Aja Evans and Alex Garrett.
Florida Academic Scholars, Medallion Scholars, and Florida Gold Seal Vocational were recognized but not pictured. They are (Florida Academic Scholars) Hannah Alderson, Palmer Alvarez, Gray Bean, Zain Beverly, Savannah Christianson, Tristan Dunca, Christian Fasano, Jenna Lunt, Cassidy Mandelbaum, Topher McCranie, Maci Miklas, Jacob Millard, MacKenzie Monaghan, Allison Nelson, Blake Richardson, Ben Snyder, Zach Snyder, Donny Spillane, Alyssa Stark, Philip Tolxdorf; (Florida Medallion Scholars) Sara Albertelli, Henry Arato, Maelee Averett, Kora Baker, David Beal, Savannah Nelson, Brett Nurnette, Renee Cacciapouti, Celetia Crews, Vicky David, Brannan Dobroksy, Lula Escoe, Madeline Jarman, Adam Lai, Chase Langford, Abigail Maddox, Amber Mallo, Maggie Martin, Katie McNeil, Ryan Philo, Rachel Pittman, Micaela Preble, Robert Southwick, Amy Strozinsky, Danielle Teare, Wesley Twiggs; (Florida Gold Seal – Vocational) Michelle Bellinger, Chase Harris, Janet Faure, Jesus Nease, Savannah Starratt, William Thelander, Zoe Thompson.