Maple Grove Lions awards 2012 scholarship winners

Again this year, the Maple Grove Lions Club has awarded a number of scholarships to students at Osseo Senior, Maple Grove Senior, Totino-Grace and Wayzata High Schools.

Fifteen scholarships were awarded out of the 68 applications received. The job of choosing the winners is always a tough one.

The Maple Grove Lions feel the area residents should be extremely proud of the accomplishments of these students in and out of schools and in their future endeavors.

The 2012 recipients from Maple Grove Senior are: Matthew Balko, Rachel Bartelt, Renee Beacham, Julia Fair, Alex Hultgren, Kelly Jordahl, Marissa Mitchell, Katie Odenthal and Sarah Park.

The recipients from Osseo Senior are: Ryan Tripp, Jill Vieau, Olufunmilayo Arogbokun (not pictured) and Sara Leupke (not pictured).

The Totino-Grace recipient is: Lukas Lundgren (not pictured).

The recipient from Wayzata High School is: Ejebmia Dema.