Bonney Lake Students Receive Record $2.76 Million in Scholarships
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Bonney Lake High graduating seniors collected a school record $2,759,873 in scholarships this year.
Reportedly, 321 of the school’s 359 seniors graduated in a ceremony Tuesday night at the Puyallup Fairgrounds Showplex.
Andrew Cunningham cleaned up in the military awards. He, along with Christian McKone, was named a National Scholar-Athlete by the Army. He also took a Distinguished Athlete Award from the Marines. He and Sarah Suchower won Scholastic Excellence Awards. Cunningham and Jacob Lueders took Army ROTC Scholarships.
In other military honors, McKone was appointed to West Point, and William McDonald and Cassandra Neumann took Semper Fidelis awards for musical excellence.
Meanwhile, Lueders also won the $10,000 Dr. Joe Eben Corliss Scholarship.
Two students also won athletic scholarships: Austin Curtis to Western Washington for soccer and Adara Winder to Idaho for track.
Other highlights include:
Taking the $5,000 Puyallup Fair Foundation Scholarship was Meag
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