Hannibal Courier-Post

Lake receives Hamlin scholarship

Posted: Jun. 23, 2020 1:05 pm Updated: Jun. 25, 2020 10:26 am

HANNIBAL | Avery Lake, Hannibal High School senior, has been awarded the Dr. Wyeth and Mary Ann Hamlin Memorial Scholarship.

Avery has demonstrated academic excellence, ranking eighth in her class as well as receiving honors while being involved in numerous activities. She has been active in National Honor Society, Pre Medical Professionals Club and on the A honor roll.

Along with her academics, Avery has played on the varsity softball team and been a member of the Clover Road Christian Church youth group. She has also volunteered as group leader of the second grade church group each Sunday. Avery has also worked in a local pharmacy to prepare for her future career. This scholarship was established as a tribute to Dr. and Mrs. Wyeth Hamlin's enthusiasm for education as well as their dedication to their medical careers. Avery Lake will continue her education at the University of Missouri in the pre-pharmacy program.