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GEF SCHOLAR ATHLETES ELIGIBLE FOR BIG SCHOLARSHIP

May 14, 2019 

2018-19 GEF Scholar Athletes

Twenty-four Granbury High School seniors have been named GEF Scholar Athletes by the Granbury ISD Education Foundation and are now eligible to apply for a $10,000 scholarship sponsored by Tom and Susan Durant. 

The list of students and their associated teams are: 

Name

Team

Sean Atchue

Swim

Makaual Barbaree

Girls Basketball

Kelby Been

Softball

Kinsey Brawner

Swim

Koltin Bush

Powerlifting

Jaxon Castillo

Swim

Lyndee Chiles

Girls Golf

Landree Chiles

Girls Golf

Hunter Dewey

Boys Soccer

Blaine Dixon

Girls Basketball

Courtney Gilley

Girls Golf

Lani Hickey

Softball

Jake Holbrook

Boys Golf

Rachel McWilliams

Softball

Jake Piland

Boys Golf

Yari Press

Volleyball

Emilly Rees

Girls Soccer

Louisa Rodriguez

Powerlifting

Maddi Samuelson

Girls Basketball

McKenzie Scott

Volleyball

Sam Shade

Boys Golf

Tyler Sheppard

Boys Golf

Areli Silva

Girls Soccer

Chandler Steele

Boys Soccer

The students were selected not only for their involvement in GHS athletics but also for their academic achievements. They also represent a cross-section of high school athletic teams. 

“We are grateful for the generous donations made by Mr. and Mrs. Durant,” commented GEF president Stacy Mitchell.  The Durants own a number of car dealerships and are also involved in Thoroughbred horse racing. 

All of the students were invited to submit scholarship applications in the spring.  Winner of the scholarship will be announced at the high school’s Senior Awards Night on Thursday, May 16.