information provided by Lansing Old Timers
LANSING, Ill. (May 30, 2019) – The Lansing Old Timers organization recently announced the winners of their annual Scholarship Awards. The scholarships are awarded to graduating high school seniors who have participated for two years in a Lansing Old Timer sports programs as well as one year in a school athletic program and are heading to college.
Matt Grafenauer, a TF South graduate who will be attending Carthage College, was awarded a $1,000 scholarship.
Ashley James, a TF South graduate who will be attending Illinois State University, was awarded $500.
Ethan Robert, a Marian Catholic graduate who is on his way to Loyola University Chicago, was also awarded $500.
In order to be eligible, applicants must have earned at least a 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale) grade average on their latest transcript, and must have enrolled in a two- or four-year college or university. A point system explained at lansingyouthbaseball.com further determines eligibility.
“Thank you to all who applied,” said Frank Kiefor, Secretary of Lansing Old Timers, “and congratulations on your graduation. Wishing you the best in your future.”