Salisbury student receives $4,000 scholarship

SALISBURY - The 16th annual Addison County Chamber of Commerce Scholarship Golf Tournament held recently at Middlebury College's Ralph Myhre Golf Course as big winner-her name is Alexa Clarisse.

The Chamber hosts this annual tournament to raise money that funds a $4,000 scholarship ($1,000 per year for four consecutive years) which is awarded to a graduating senior from the Patricia A. Hannaford Career Center.

This year's scholarship recipient is Alexa Clarisse, the daughter of Judi Ellwood of Salisbury. Alexa will be attending Purdue University this fall, majoring in Engineering. She has been very involved in athletics at school, participating in soccer, track and field and alpine skiing. She has done a great deal of community service, participating in Hands to Honduras, Special Olympics, Relay for Life, United Way Days of Caring, and Dragon Boats. She is also a member of the National Technical Honor Society and an excellent student in Hannaford's Engineering/ Architectural Drafting program.

The tournament was sponsored by several local businesses including Eagle advertisers County Tire Center, Bourdon Insurance, Co-operative Insurance Companies, Green Mountain Beverage, Green Mountain National Golf Club, Hannaford Career Center, Branagan & Sargent, McDaniel Chiropractic, Middlebury Dental, Middlebury Inn, National Bank of Middlebury, Waybury Inn. and others.

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