Lehigh Carbon Community College held its 33rd Annual Spring Awards banquet on Thursday, April 29 at the Roadway Inn, Allentown. Approximately 240 LCCC students, faculty and staff attended. The Hawaiian theme was present throughout the event including a performance during dinner by the Polynesian Dance Production company and a Lei greeting for all guests.
Over 135 students were recognized for outstanding achievement in athletics, clubs, service to the college and academics, including the following Honors Scholar Athletes.
Men's Basketball: Carlos Pujols of Allentown, Jake Shupp of Macungie, Jake Waylen of Slatington
Men's Baseball: Andrew Kulp of Fogelsville, Tyler Lehman and Tyler Long of Coopersburg
Women's Basketball: Dawn Beasley of Marshalls Creek, Quanita Hailey and Rachael Mann of Allentown
Golf: Vincent Green of Nazareth, Stephen Kauffman of Emmaus
Women's Softball: Alecia Buss of Slatington, Stephanie Lindenmuth of Catasauqua, Esther Schuler of Emmaus, Lindsey Seltzer of Lehighton
Men's Soccer: Jarrett Coleman of Allentown, Christopher Conner of New Tripoli, Jason Domotor of Kunkletown
The following students received the Outstanding Club Member Award:
Teacher Education Student Association - Paul Gonzalez of Allentown
Phi Theta Kappa - Andrew Perdick of Coplay
SIFE - Students in Free Enterprise - Mervisa Johnson of Whitehall
Anime Club - Alyssa Anfuso of Coplay
Students for Life - Catherine Gabriel of Slatington
Kappa Delta Pi - Mike Reitz of Palmerton
Associate Degree in Nursing Student Association - Amanda Confer of Quakertown
Physical Therapists Assistant Club - Jodi Hinger of Jim Thorpe
Justice Society - Melody Jenkins of Coplay & Ashley Anders of New Tripoli
Political Society - Andrew Kutzer of New Tripoli
Occupational Therapy Assistant Club - Casey Pysher of Emmaus
Community Cougars - Ceaira Swartley of Jim Thorpe & Jamie Nace of Lehighton
Veterinary Technichian Club - Jill Tonzola of East Stroudsburg
Campus Christian Fellowship - Tim Corbett of Catasauqua
Practical Nurse Student Organization - Laura Vargas of Allentown
Of special note, Andrew Perdick of Coplay, Student Government Association (SGA) President, received the Outstanding Student Leader Award, which was has not been awarded since 2006.
Congratulations to all of our students and thank you to LCCC's SGA and the Athletic Department for hosting the event.