Senior Awards Honor Superlative Achievement

Seventeen seniors received the following special honors recognizing their academic, artistic, extracurricular, and community service efforts during their time at MUS. Opening the awards chapel ceremony today, Assistant Headmaster Barry Ray said, “This is a very nice honor for our young men who’ve worked awfully hard in a variety of areas.” 

Awardees are as follows:
  • William D. Jemison III Award for Excellence in Dramatics: James Blatchford
  • Brescia Award for Unselfish Service in Dramatics: David Byrd
  • Choral Music Award for Excellence: Ty Williams
  • Art Award: Jackson Hescock
  • English Award: David Holmes
  • Russell Johnson Creative Writing Award: Trey Fussell
  • French Award: David Byrd, Caleb Riggs
  • Wayne E. Duff Latin Award: Loyd Templeton, Ty Williams
  • Spanish Award: Nicholas Hurley, Houston Pate
  • H. Jerry Peters History Award: Sonny Charbonnet
  • Christa Green Warner Mathematics Award: Ethan Lam
  • Margaret Owen Catmur Science Award: Ethan Hurst, Hudson Miller
  • Religion Award: Warren Turner
  • Distinguished Community Service Award: Richard Neff
  • DeWitt M. Shy, Jr. Mock Trial Award: Henry Duncan, Ty Williams
Headmaster Pete Sanders commended the award recipients. “You have kept focused … you have met the measure, and you’ve done quite well: We are proud of you and wish you a good final road to the finish.”