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May 23, 2013

Jim Collins scholarships awarded to 47 CHS graduates

Corsicana — As Corsicana High School seniors prepare for graduation in two weeks, celebrations have been plenty.

This week, 47 Corsicana High School seniors found another reason to celebrate success — they were named Collins Scholarship recipients.

The prestigious, four-year Jim Collins collegiate scholarship is awarded annually to CHS graduates who are outstanding students, exhibit excellent citizenship, and are proven scholastic leaders.

Forty-seven students in the 2013 Class will receive a combined total of $864,000.   

The Collins Scholarship, now celebrating its 60th year anniversary, has awarded over $13 million to college bound graduates from Corsicana High School since 1953.

Recipients of the Jim Collins 2013 Scholarships:

Maddie Andrews

Kalley Barber

Rebecca Bentz

Tatyanna Betts

Kelsea Bruton

Matt Burns

Tyler Casbeer

Dave Clemons

Tia Cook

Andrew Elkins

Rachel Fletcher

Dean Fletes

Tristani Gafford

Breanna Garcia

Adrian Gooden

Ben Goodrich

Holden Grounds

Elida Hinojosa

Kenney Hopkins

Nohemi Jimenez

Alexandra Martinez

Gerardo Martinez

Sandra Martinez

Katie Miller

Michael Miller

Nancy Miranda

Ana Monge

Mason Montfort

Alyssa Moore

Zane Otten

Michelle Rascon

Zack Rash

Grant Robertstad

Nestor Rodriguez

Jessica Roman

Sonni Rose

Luz Salazar

Mckeylee Smart

Jacob Stacy

Laura Star

Jessica Sustaita

Allison Tanner

Tara Thornton

Luis Torres

Yaneli Villa

Tamera White

Tim Yancy  

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