Baylor Youth Foundation’s Hanna Mitchell


Baylor Youth Foundation is proud to announce our alumni Hanna Mitchell has graduate from William Woods University with several academic awards/honors.  Hanna played with BYF Sports through 2013-2015 seasons.

Not only did she graduate, she received the Distinguished Scholars Awards. She was 1 out of 21 students that received this prestige award.  Students had to have high academics over a 3.4.gpa. Hanna will continue to make us proud and will be attending University of Dayton Law School

For the 2018-2019 academic year, 21 seniors were recognized as Distinguished Scholars:

  • Accounting: Jessica Schmidt, St. Charles, Mo.
  • American Sign Language: Megan Brown, Warsaw, Mo.
  • Athletic Training: Amanda Bouchey, Centralia, Mo.
  • Biology: Arianne Arnold, Edwardsville, Ill.
  • Business Administration: Harry Willsher, Bournemouth, England .
  • Communication: Carla White, North Bay Ontario, Canada
  • Criminal Justice: Anthony Davison, Goodyear, Ariz.
  • Elementary Education: Ashlynn Girard, New Bloomfield, Mo.
  • English: Ashley Pendleton, Willard, Mo.
  • Equestrian Science: Emma Caruso, Lexington, Mass.
  • Equine Administration: Jacqueline Grochowski, Fulton, Mo.
  • Equine General Studies: Rachel Holsteen, Burlington, Iowa.
  • Exercise Science and Human Performance: Allison Massey, Centralia, Mo.
  • Interpretation Studies in ASL-English: Megan Brown, Warsaw, Mo.
  • Management Information Systems: Nina McKee, Fulton, Mo.
  • Mathematics: Briley Browning, Silex, Mo.
  • Political/Legal Studies: Hanna Mitchell, Momence, Ill.
  • Psychology: Emily Robinett, St. Charles, Mo.
  • Social Work: Megan Rogers, Plainfield, Ill.
  • Special Education: Emily Gast, St. Peters, Mo.
  • Sports Management: Ethan O’Keefe, Ashland, Mo.
  • Theatre: Olivia Davidson, Liberty, Mo.