Salisbury – The ten winners of the WBOC Mountaire Farms Scholar Athlete of the Month for the 2017-18 high school academic year were honored Saturday night at the annual banquet.
Each winner received a one thousand dollar scholarship. Also awarded were the Overall Female winner, Pocomoke’s Peyton Becker, and Overall Male winner, Caesar Rodney’s Tommy Pomatto. Both Becker and Pomatto received an additional scholarship worth 2,500 dollars. Becker was a first team All-Bayside field hockey player who will continue playing at the college level at the University of Indiana. During his senior year, Pomatto earned first team All-Henlopen honors in swimming and second team All-Henlopen North in baseball. Pomatto plans to college baseball at the University of Delaware.
The banquet was part of the Faith and Family Night at the Shorebirds game (which was rained out). Olympic Gold Medal Women’s Ice Hockey player Haley Skarupa was the featured speaker at the event.