2015-16 Student Athletes Honored at WBOC/Mountaire Farms Banquet
SALISBURY, Md. – Each month the WBOC Sports department, along with Mountaire Farms, works hard to select one standout high school student athlete who shows excellence in his/her sport and in the classroom. The winner is awarded with a $1,000 scholarship.
All the winners from the 2015/2016 season were recognized in a pregame ceremony at a Shorebird’s game with a banquet to follow.
WBOC’s Sports Director Matt Pencek, Mountaire Farms representative Roger Marino, and former Orioles player Brian Roberts were among the guest speakers.
Each of the 10 recipients were eligible to win an additional $2,500.00. One male and one female were awarded on the field.
Delmarva Christian’s Micah Magee and Stephen Decatur’s Peyton Townsend walked away with the additional scholarship. Military honoree, Washington Academy’s Brian Thornton, was also awarded an extra $2,500.00 scholarship.
All of the 2015/16 winners:
Michael Clavier, Caesar Rodney High School
Mikayla Ockels, Sussex Central High School
Connor McCormick, North Caroline High School
Arielle Johnston, Crisfield High School
Peyton Townsend, Stephen Decatur High School
Brian Thornton, Washington Academy High School
Sara May Davis, Woodbridge High School
Micah Magee, Delmarva Christian County High School
Emily D’Orsaneo, Queen Anne’s County High School
Wyatt Richins, Worcester Preparatory School