The following students were awarded 2013 Boston Scholar Athletes college scholarships at yesterday’s BSA recognition event.
School, student, college
Latin Academy: Virginia McCaughey, College of Charleston
Boston Latin: Lauren Palermo, Clemson
New Mission: Shantal Solomon, Providence College
Brighton: Christian Romero, Merrimack
Charlestown: Shannon Simpson, Brandeis
Snowden: Vanessa Vilbert, Bridgewater State
O’Bryant: Guy Francois, Mass. College of Liberal Arts
East Boston: Daniel Marifiote, Curry
ACC: Tina Sadberry, Fitchburg State
English: Jordan Carter, Wentworth
South Boston: Tatenda Mundeek, UMass-Dartmouth
Fenway: Charlise Jones, UMass-Boston
Dorchester: Davina Tran, Union
Burke: Kirina Laryea, undecided
Boston International: Raheal Sarblah, UMass-Dartmouth
Madison Park: Amber Edwards, Community College of Rhode Island
Tech Boston: Patricia Gary, Mass. College of Liberal Arts
West Roxbury: Alejandro Lopez, UMass-Dartmouth
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