Ramona High seniors top $1.5 million in scholarships

Ramona High School seniors received over $1.5 million in scholarships during Senior Awards Night. Student efforts in the classroom, on the field/court and around the community were rewarded with $40,000 worth of scholarships from Ramona businesses and organizations and $1,491,600 from academic and athletic achievements.

Ramona Rotary scholarships recipients accept certificates of their awards of $500 each. Sentinel photos/Pixie Sulser

Naval Academy

Preparatory School

Bryson Garcia $350,000

Stanford University

Miranda Brady $192,000

University of Arizona

Honors College

Lauren Clough $120,000

Iowa State

Lexi Slater $112,000

Rennselaer Polytechnic


Rebecca Nolin $94,400

Arizona State University

(Barrett Honors College)

Amy Mazzola $86,000

University of San Diego

Parker Winship $80,000

Missouri Baptist University

Kellsie Domnitz $76,000

Concordia University

Jason Snodgrass $72,000

Texas Christian University

Grace Hallums $65,700

University of Denver

Emily Burdett $60,000

Western New Mexico

Tyler Jackson $44,800

University of Hawaii Monoa

Kelsey Perry $40,000

N. Oklahoma Junior College

Chris Pilkerton $17,600

Colorado School of Mines

Cassie Ford $16,000

Seattle University

Shaylyn Gregory $15,100

Azusa Pacific University

Johnathan Villagrana $11,000

Cuyamaca College

Matt Swafford $10,000

Tanner Perfect $10,000

Mayville State University

Nathan Lutu $8,000

Cal Poly San Luis Obispo

Andrew Kieslowski $1,500

University of Hawaii Manoa

Angelina Uriostegui $1,000

Brigham Young University Idaho

Collin Torsak $1,000

Arts Unlimited

Cody Branom $500

California School

Employees Association

Diana Cervantes $300

Chelsea Celaya $300

Thomas Pacheco $300

Collin Torsak $300

Arvie Degenfelder Fine Arts

Arvie Degenfelder presents Jessica O’Connor with a $500 Arvie Degenfelder Fine Arts Scholarship.

Jessica O’Connor $500

Delta Kappa Gamma


Amanda Callihan $300

Meagan Sulzen $300

Dollars for Scholars

Madison Lanz $450

Rebecca Nolin $450

Wesley Tarr $450

Earl Holsapple Memorial

Thomas Cook $500

Lillian Schaffer Memorial

Johnathan Villarreal $500

Joe Meade Inspirational

Silvia Pazos $400

Sun Valley Council PTA

Laura Callan $200



Kayla Buggeln $400

Lauren Clough $400

Alexa Jones $400

Thomas Perfect $400

Collin Torsak $400

Ramona Pop Warner

Nathan Lutu $500

Alexa Jones $500

Ramona Art Guild

Shannah James $250

Ramona Chamber

of Commerce

Casmir Mason $1,000

Connor Koch $1,000

Rebecca Hickle $1,000

Emily Burdett $1,000

Rebecca Nolin $1,000

Nestor Rodriguez $1,000

Ramona Garden Club

Timothy Vanderploeg $1,000

Ramona Outdoor Community Center

Kalani Brinkoetter $500

Chelsea Celeya $500

Ramona Sentinel

Alexa Jones $250

Ramona Teachers Association

Amanda Callihan $400

Meagan Sulzen $400

Ramona Rotary Club

Miranda Brady $500

Lauren Clough $500

Nicolas Jaime $500

Connor Koch $500

Paul Loska $500

Angeline Minnocci $500

Rebecca Nolin $500

Marshal Thrasher $500

Angelina Uriostegui $500

Seth Grybow $500

Ramona Real Estate


Rebecca Hickle $500

Emily Burdett $500

Robert Rhoades

Marshal Thrasher $100

Brandi Hietala $100

RUSD Administrative

Leadership Team

Kelly Troyan $300

Paul Loska $300

San Vicente Valley Club

Total of $5,500 awarded, each scholarship amount varied.

Collin Algarin, Thomas

Cook, Nicolas Jaime, Shannah James, Paul Loska,

Collin Torsak

Santa Maria Masonic Lodge

John Wayne McKinney Scholarship

Nicole Wheat $500

Clarissa Iraci $500

Irene Sherman Memorial

Lindsey Millen Unknown

Soroptomist International

Sydney Davison $500

Amanda Callihan $500

Maria Sterling

Kelly Troyan $350

Tori Sheppard $350

Silvia Corona $350

Rudi Stockalper Memorial

Lindsey Speiker $500

Veterans of Foreign War

Post 3783 Ladies Auxiliary

Laura Meng $1,000

VFW Post 3783

Brandi Hietala $1,000

Guy B. Woodward Memorial

Cameron Ruland $200

Dan Fager Memorial

Rebecca Romero $300

Conservation Scholarship

Allyson Gaarder $1,000

RHS Auto Foundation Scholarships

Daniel Drago $500

Tanner Perfect $500

Matt Swafford $500

Nestor Rodriguez $500

Thomas Dutcher $500

Rodger & Gayle Greisell Award: Deputy Sheriffs Foundation

Collin Torsak $2,000

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  3. Sundevils outswim Ramona High boys in final dual meet
  4. David Reichner is new basketball coach at Ramona High
  5. Four seniors ending RHS softball careers

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