Local Students Earn
Academic Honors at WVU

Sixth-three students from Brooke County earned academic honors at West Virginia University for the fall term.
Students named to the president’s list for perfect 4.0 averages and their majors were: Vanessa Alatis or Weirton, engineering; Matthew Amaismeier of Colliers, nursing; Kamryn Bable of Follansbee, elementary education; Melyn Bachinski of Follansbee, communication sciences and disorders; Joshua Caswell of Wellsburg, aerospace engineering; Alexis Cipoletti of Wellsburg, exercise physiology; Paige DiGiovanni of Wellsburg, communication sciences and disorders; Nadia Edwards of Wellsburg, communication studies; Jonah Eggert of Weirton, music education; Shaylee Groves of Weirton, multidisciplinary studies; Kacie Harvath of Follansbee, elementary education.
Luka Haught of Weirton, computer sciences; Jasmyne Hildreth of Follansbee, elementary education; Emma Martino of Follansbee, nursing; Riley McAllister of Wellsburg, computer engineering, Abigail Nickerson of Wellsburg, exercise physiology; Mark Pietranton of Weirton, business and communications pathway; Vance Robinson of Follansbee, exploratory pathway; Angelina Soickard of Weirton, nursing; Rainey Tsekouras of Weirton, social work; Krista Velegol of Weirton, health and well-being; Evita Yang of Follansbee, immunology and medical microbiology; and Mia Zopp of Follansbee, exercise physiology.
Named to the dean’s list for averages from 3.5-3.99 were: Sabrina Alatis of Weirton, management information systems; Andrea Alimario of Weirton, biochemistry; Alexandra Backel of Weirton, multidisciplinary students, BMdS; William Barney of Follansbee, civil engineering; Tess Barnhart of Follansbee, interactive design for media; John Bober of Wellsburg, management; Tyler Brozstek of Wellsburg, finance; Iris Byers of Weirton, political science; Vincenzo Conforti of Weirton, marketing; Carlotta Cross of Wellsburg biomedical laboratory diagnostics.
Shawn Dennis of Colliers, cybersecurity; Sophia Dermargos of Wellsburg, psychology; Emily Donley of Wellsburg, biochemistry; Jacob Donley of Wellsburg, engineering; Ryan Ekey of Weirton, elementary education; Nicholas Elias of Weirton, engineering; Elizabeth Foresha of Follansbee, pre-nursing; Conor Garvey of Follansbee, mechanical engineering; Jaclin Hedmond of Follansbee, biology; Marlee Johns of Wellsburg, neuroscience.
Madison Lance of Follansbee, animal and nutritional sciences; Brayden Lawton of Weirton, exploratory pathway; Mia Marino of Wellsburg, nursing; Haley Martin of Weirton, health and well-being; Brody McAllister of Wellsburg, engineering; Paige Reid of Weirton, forest resources management; Riley Reid of Weirton, interactive design for media; Ethan Robey of Colliers, chemical engineering; Matthew Swanson of Windsor Heights, business; and Mitchel Williams of Follansbee, athletic training.