Student Spotlight

The Montour High School Student Spotlight recognizes students and their academic, extra/co-curricular, and athletic accomplishments. Congratulations to our students on all of their successes...we are extremely proud of you!


Congratulations to the following students, who have been accepted to college/university, trade/technical school, made military commitments, selected a chosen career field...


Brianna Mondock, Arkansas State University, Nursing and Kent State University Tuscarawas, Nursing 

Jacinda Safko, Robert Morris University 

Jace Chesky, Robert Morris University, Business and Accounting 

Jaden Nelson, Seton Hill University 

Kara Pilarski, Indiana University of Pennsylvania Robert E. Cook Honors College, Nursing

Abigail Kochirka, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Finance  

Alessia Labate, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Criminology 

Mia Scrabis, University of Pittsburgh, Neuroscience 

Alexandra Mannino, University of Pittsburgh, Pharmacy 

Paige Niedbala, Point Park University, Forensic Science 

Hannah Byrd, University of Kentucky, Biology and Pre-Medicine and Penn State University, Undergraduate Studies

Lailah Moyer, University of Pittsburgh, Business Administration 

Brooke Czerniewski, Slippery Rock University, Elementary Education 

Paris Lyons, Washington and Jefferson College, Early Childhood Education, Special Education, Pre-Law 

Courtney Czochara, Youngstown State University, Pre-Law 

Renee Benigni, University of Central Florida, Business Pre-Management, Penn State University Smeal College of Business, Business Administration and Culinary Institute of America, Culinary Science, Culinary Arts 

Sierra Trunick, Westminster College, Early Childhood Education, Special Education and Messiah College, Early Childhood Education, Special Education, Ministry 

Maria Stewart, Early Childhood Education, Elementary Education, Special Education 

Isabella Szurlej, Arizona State University, Biomedical Science and Marketing 

Gabrielle Phillips, Slippery Rock University, Early Childhood Education, Special Education 

Alexandra Gyory, Gannon University and Saint Francis University, Occupational Therapy 

Kristina Mazurek, Slippery Rock University, Physical Therapy 

Jordan Sparbanie, Penn State University Beaver, Business Administration Management 

K'leigh Deubert, Robert Morris University, Human Resources Management 

Caitlin O'Toole, Savannah College of Art and Design, Animation 

Julian Zentek, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Early Childhood Education, Special Education 

Tyler Catelluci, Clarion University, Secondary Education History 

Kolin Shaner, Penn State University Behrend, Computer Engineering 

Michael Ulizzi, Penn State University Behrend, Biological Engineering 

Hannah Gallagher, Carlow University, Nursing 

Isabella Reimer, Robert Morris University, Hospitality and Tourism Management 

Mackenzie Pifko, Duquesne University, Early Childhood Education, Special Education 

George Kohan, University of Pittsburgh, Computer Science 

Caitlin Corcoran, Duquesne University, Early Childhood Education 

Cassie Krull, Edinboro University, Social Work 

Alex Dewit, Penn State University, Actuarial Science

Ryan Reconnu, Slippery Rock University, Mathematics 

Sloan Houser, Penn State University, Cybersecurity Analytics and Operations and University of Pittsburgh, School of Computing and Information 

Lindsey Penz, Ohio University, James Madison University, Finance and Marketing 

Christina Yost, Duquesne University, Early Childhood Education 

Rosina Esposito, Susquehanna University, Elementary Education 

Paige Niedbala, Duquesne University, Forensic Science and Law 

Julia Byrd, Penn State University, Undergraduate Studies 

John Barnes, Robert Morris University, Secondary Education, Social Studies 

Nicholas Mosur. Duquesne University, Forensic Science, Law 

Victoria Norton, Robert Morris University, Business 

Dylan Deutsch, University of Penn State University Behrend

Veronica Zubritzky, Duquesne University, Biology and University of Pittsburgh, Geology 

Joshua Heidenreich, University of Pittsburgh Honors College, Neuroscience 

Caroline Dischner, Purdue University, Engineering 

Manveer Athwal, Purdue University, Global Studies, American University and UC San Diego, International Relations 

Ian Ellis, Purdue University, Educational Studies 

Mitchell Ward, Purdue University, Applied Statistics 

Suong Tran, Penn State University, Pre-Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Biochemistry and Pre-Medicine,

Georgetown University, Biochemistry, Neurobiology, Pre-Medicine, Vanderbilt University, Pre-Medicine, Molecular Biology, Cellular Biology 

Abigail McClean, Coastal Carolina University, Intelligence and National Security 

Holli Potts, Coastal Carolina University, Biology 

Conner Gray, Penn State University, Applied Data Science 

Alyssa Palmieri, Duquesne University, Music 

Holly Jordan, Columbia College of Chicago, Filmmaking 

Harleigh Wiesenbach, Chatham University, Thiel College and California University of Pennsylvania, Psychology 

Kathleen Haseleu, Penn State University, Undergraduate Studies, and Duquesne University, Education 

Dennis Erdner, Penn State University, Computer Science

Lauren Harrison, Slippery Rock University Recreational Therapy 

Jordan Schons, Indiana University of Pennsylvania 

Dante Presutti, Clarion University 

Courtney Tomas, Seton Hill University 

Hannah Gallagher, Carlow University 

Leah Hess, West Penn School of Nursing 

Jenna White, Penn State University, Undergraduate Studies 

Logan Giles, Westminster College, Pre-Medicine

Mark Knapp, Penn State University Behrend, Supply Chain Management 

Janelle Randolph, Penn State University, Education 

Anna Narehood, Temple University, Chatham University, Belmont University, Humanities 

Veronica Zubritzky, Penn State University, Geobiology 

Mya Graham, Penn State University, Psychology or Criminal Justice 

Madeline Allen, University of Pittsburgh, Pharmacy 

Stefani Fotovich, Allegheny College, Environmental Science, Psychology 

Autumn Wittebort, Allegheny College, Environmental Science, Art, Economics 

Holly Jordan, Rochester Institute of Technology, Film and Animation 

Madison Merchant, California University of Pennsylvania, Computer Engineering and IT Management 

Samantha Wier, Community College of Allegheny County 

Morgan Monk, Coastal Carolina University, Marine Science 

Kaia Rychorcewicz, Community College of Allegheny College 

Olivia Cardamone, Duquesne University, Elementary Education 

Sierra Morrison, Penn Commercial, Medical Assistant

Abigail Minzer, Gettysburg College, International Affairs, Franklin and Marshall College, International Studies, Bucknell University, Global Management 

Kaley Burianek, Slippery Rock University, Early Childhood Development, Special Education 

Sara Freeman, Ohio State University, Pharmacy 

Bridget Walker, University of Pittsburgh, Biological Sciences 

Ginamarie Kamicker, University of Pittsburgh, Ohio State University and Kent State University, Aeronautics and Flight Technology 

Kendra Serakowski, Duquesne University, Pharmacy 

Casey Hulbert, La Roche College, Business 

Samantha Valeriano, University of Pittsburgh, Business Administration