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Colton Dingmore is receiving a $200,000 scholarship to play football at Mercer.

Members of the Mary Persons Class of 2019 were awarded more than $2.4 million in college scholarships. Here they are:

COMMUNITY SCHOLARSHIPS

• Band Boosters Scholarship - Rilyn McKallip and Nick McGouirk ($1,000 each)

• The Banks Scholarship Trust ($3,000) - Mason Baker, Karion Childs, Madison Hammersly, Colby Hicks, Coralie Holmes, Mary Kate Jones, Morgan Lawson, Rilyn McKallip, Anastasia Miller, Brianna Morgan, Daizha Outlaw, Audrey Parrott, Madison Penn, Laurel Sparks, Haley Thompson, Abigayle Watson, & Allison White

• The Banks Scholarship Trust ($1,358) - Kendall Gantt, Tucker Melton, William Spence, Alivia Stewart & Austin Wiggins

• The Big House Scholarship - Daizha Outlaw ($850)

• Chick-fil-a Leadership Scholarship - Alivia Stewart ($2,500)

• Chick-fil-a Remakable Futures Scholarship - Sidney Briner ($2,500)

• Chick-fil-a Scholarship - Anna Hightower ($2,500)

• DAR Good Citizen Award - Brianna Morgan

• Deputy Michael Norris Memorial Scholarship - Zachary Mooney ($4,000)

• Diana Van Hoy Scholarship (BOOYA) - Liam Spence

• Dr. Sandra W. Hickman Honorary Scholarship - Brianna Morgan ($1,000)

• Ebenezer United Methodist Church - Reagan Wilson ($1,000), Stephanie Nix ($1,000)

• Ebony Civics & Social Club - Kendall Gantt ($500)

• The Exchange Club of Forsyth - Stephanie Nix ($1,200)

• Forsyth Lions Club - Liam Spence ($500), Daizha Outlaw ($500)

• Forsyth-Monroe Chamber Foundation - Brianna Morgan ($1,000)

• Forsyth-Monroe County Rotary Club - Mason Baker ($1,000), Anna Hightower ($1,000)

• Forsyth United Methodist Scholarship - Abigayle Watson ($5,000)

• Forsyth Woman’s Club - Anastasia Miller ($1,500), Allison White ($1,500)

• Friends of the Monroe County Library - Anastasia Miller ($1,000)

• Gantt Foundation - Kendall Gantt ($2,000)

• GBEA Scholarship - Seth Walker ($500)

• Geico Family Scholarship - Mollee Ayers ($2,000), Brianna Morgan ($2,000)

• Hubbard Alumni Association - Autumn Grier ($1,000), Ka’Dasia Wallace ($1,000), Anastasia Miller ($1,000)

• Jack B. Murray Memorial Kiwanis Scholarship - Anna Hightower ($2,000)

• Jazz Association of Macon’s Young Jazz Musician Scholarship - Nick McGouirk ($1,000)

• Jo Shipman Memorial Softball Scholarship - Faith Ann Rozier ($250)

• John A. Pigg Memorial Scholarship - Abigayle Watson ($700), Jason Hickman ($700), Sierra Butler ($700)

• Joseph P. Crawford Memorial Scholarship - Allison White ($2,000)

• Marine Scholastic Excellence Award - Daizha Outlaw

• Mary Persons Class of 1989 - Mason Baker ($250)

• Mary Persons Memorial Scholarship - Coralie Holmes ($250)

• Monroe County Association of Retied Educators - Brianna Morgan ($1,000)

• Monroe County Farm Bureau - Austin Wiggins ($1,000)

• Mu Alpha Theta Scholarship - Rilyn McKallip ($500), Kanaya Starling ($500)

• O’Neal-Tingle Memorial Scholarship - Luke Byrne ($1,000), Desmond Jones ($1,000), Jumon Wilson ($1,000)

• National Beta Scholarship - Allison White ($1,000), Audrey Parrott ($1,000)

• Robins Financial Credit Union Scholarship - Audrey Parrott ($2,000)

• Robins Financial Credit Union Good Grades Scholarship - Ana Harvil ($500)

• Robert “Bob” Land Memorial Scholarship - Abigayle Watson ($1,000), Jason Hickman ($1,000), Sierra Butler ($1,000)

• Rose Acre Farms Inc. - Austin Wiggins ($1,000)

• Southern Rivers Energy Trust - Austin Wiggins ($3,000), Daizha Outlaw ($3,000)

• Sarah Bryan & Juliet Taylor Memorial Education Fund - Madison Hammersley ($1,000)

• The Three Sisters Educators’ Scholarship - Gerard Evans ($3,000), Brandon Hogan ($3,000)

• United Methodist Dollars for Scholars - Abigayle Watson ($4,000)

• Tempo Scholarship - Stephanie Nix ($1,000), Charles Dean ($1,000)

• We Are One Inc. - Nakayla Jackson ($1,000)

MILITARY GRADUATES

• Air Force - Kendall Scott-White

• Army National Guard - Sarah Kimsey

• Navy - Maggie Cooper, Myra Watson

• Marines - Walter Ellison, Ashley Goolsby, Alex Forbus, Tristen Johnson

TOTAL  $2,442,996

ACADEMIC SCHOLARSHIP 

FROM COLLEGES

• Abraham Baldwin College - Mathew Gage Byerly (ABAC Foundation Music Scholarship - $500 per yr/total $2,000)

• Augusta University - Daizha Outlaw (Katherine R. Pamplin Scholarship - $1,000 per yr/total $4,000)

• Berry College - Emily Atkinson ($21,000 per yr/total $84,000)

• Emily Atkinson (Berry Academic Scholarship & Berry Alumni & Friends Scholarship - $20,366 per yr/total $81,464)

• Emory & Henry College - Whitney Mckinley (Blue & Gold Scholarship - $12,000 per yr/total $48,000; Equestrian Scholarship - $4,000 per yr/total $16,000)

• Georgia State University - Zach Butler (Georgia State Excellence Scholarship - $1,000 per yr/total $4,000)

• LaGrange College - Stephanie Nix (Music Scholarship - $6,000 per yr/total $24,000; Fellows Scholarship - $17,000 per yr/total $68,000)

• Charles Dean (Hilltop & Theater Scholarship - $15,000 per yr/total $60,000

• Mercer University - Nick McGouirk (Townsend School of Music - $5,000 per yr/total $20,000), Jason Hickman (Academic Merit Scholarship - $33,000 per year, $132,000 total), Anniston Nooks (Business Scholarship - $23,000 per yr/total $92,000), Hunter Powell ($17,000 per yr/total $68,000)

• University of Georgia - Taylor Jordan (Charles McDonald Brown Scholarship - $5,000 per yr/total $20,000)

• Univeristy of North Georgia - Henrietta Marlow (Russell Presidential Scholarship - $500 per yr/total $2,000)

• University of Richmond - Rilyn McKallip (Richmond Scholars Program - $67,590 per yr/total $270,360)

• University of West Georgia - Haley Thompson (Housing Ambassador Scholarship - $5,500 per yr/total $22,000)

• Wesleyan College - Karion Childs (Presidential Scholarship - $14,000 per yr/total $56,000)

ATHLETIC SCHOLARSHIPS

• Garden City Community College - Antoine Davis, Jr. ($18,410 per yr/total $73,640)

• Gordon State College - Thomas Kite ($2,000 per yr/total $8,000)

• Gordon College (Massachusetts) - Faith Rozier ($41,395 per yr/total $165,580)

• Mercer University - Colton Dingmore ($50,000 per yr/total $200,000)

• Reinhardt College - Noah Davis ($35,128 per yr/total $140,512)

• Samford University - Luke Byrne ($45,080 per yr/total $180,320)

• Savannah State University - Jamaurion Hartage ($8,545 per yr/total $34,180), Jumon Wilson ($8,000 per yr/total $32,000), Quentavious Wilson ($9,605 per yr/total $38,420)

• University of Akron - Daniel Lavelle (5 year Scholarship - $31,376 per yr/total $156,880)

• University of North Carolina - Destiny Middleton ($30,000 per yr/total $120,000)

• Valdosta State University - Derrick Goodson ($14,720 per yr/total $58,880)