Golf clubs grant scholarships
The Painted Hills golf course Men's and Ladies' clubs announced the winners of 2004 scholarships. This year's scholarships are valued at $1,500 each.
The winners are:
•Erin Blinzler, who will graduate from Havermale High School. She began high school at Gonzaga Prep but for health reasons was unable to remain in traditional, daylong class sessions. Her last two years of high school have been in a contract-based program at Havermale and she has maintained a nearly perfect scholastic record. Her overall GPA for high school is 3.3. She plans to attend Spokane Falls Community College and study child psychology.
•Matt Schiller, a Central Valley High School senior. He maintains a 3.4 GPA while being active in school and as a 4-H leader. His 4-H club has worked to assist the Spokane Humane Society, and Schiller has taught showmanship clinics or other 4-H club members. A CV golf team member, he served as the captain his junior year. He also has held Associated Student Body office and was a 2000 People to People Student Ambassador to Australia and New Zealand. Schiller is considering his college, possibly at Santa Clara University or California State, with an interest in business and advertising.
•Ross Lanes, from University High School. He has a 3.6 GPA and plans to attend Eastern Washington University or Spokane Falls Community College. His school and community activities include being an Eagle Scout, school band, debate team and Future Business Leaders of America. His Eagle Scout work included leadership positions that led to his award of the Vigil Honor, the highest award given by the Order of the Arrow to a member. Lanes is interested in computer sciences.
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