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Scholarship Recipients

2016 Scholarship Bio for Michael Flanscha



Michael Flanscha is a 2016 graduate of Cedar Falls High School. He is the son of Mark and Jean Ann Flanscha. Michael maintained a 3.99 grade point average while being involved in numerous activities. Throughout high school Michael has participated in Varsity tennis and playing viola in the orchestra. In Student Senate, he served as Treasurer and Vice President, and he also served as the Student Member on the Cedar Falls School Board.

He enjoys history, government, and volunteering his time in the community.

Michael's favorite memory of Sturgis Falls is spending time with his family in Overman Park, listening to all of the great music.

Michael plans to attend college in Iowa and pursue degrees in business and political science.



2016 Scholarship Bio for Madison McCann



Madison McCann is a 2016 graduate of Cedar Falls High School. She is the daughter of Ed and Michele McCann, and the sister of Cade. Madison maintained a 4.0 grade point average while participating in several leadership groups, including Mentors in Violence Protection, Tiger Pals, and Student Senate.

Tennis is one of Madison's favorite activites. She has been playing since the age of ten and is a four-year letter winner on the Cedar Falls Women's Tennis Team. Madison also enjoys reading, journaling, traveling, and spending time with family and friends.

Madison's favorite part of the Sturgis Falls Celebration is seeing the parade. She remembers waking up early with her family to find the perfect spot to watxh the parade each year. 

Next year Madison plans to attend the University of Iowa to major in biology. She will then continue on to medical school. 

 

2016 Scholarship Bio for McKayla Mix


McKayla Mix is a 2016 graduate of Cedar Falls High School. She is the daughter of David and Cathy Mix, and the sister of Madison. McKayla maintained a 4.0 grade point average while participating in Student Senate, orchestra, soccer, and church activities.

In her free time, Madison enjoys reading, being outdoors, and spending time with friends and family.

Some of McKayla's favorite Sturgis Falls memories are seeing the talent show and parade. She also looks forward to the mini-donuts and attending the carnival each year.

McKayla plans to attend the University of Iowa to major in biology. She will then further her studies to become a dentist.