Applications for 29th annual Frank Hyde Memorial Scholarship are available on The Post-journal Website: www.post-journal.com.
The $1,000 scholarship is presented in the memory of the late Frank Hyde, sports editor of The Post-Journal for 35 years from 1945-1979.
It is awarded to the outstanding college-bound athlete, male or female, from Chautauqua and Cattaraugus Counties. Applicants are judged on the basis of their achievement in sports, their character, academic achievement, leadership and school and community involvement.
Past winners are: 1985, Steve Penhollow, Cassadaga Valley; 1986, Rich Crane, Sherman; 1987, Nancy Dornsife, Randolph; 1988, Mary Mansfield of Pine Valley; 1989, Jackson Rohm, Southwestern; 1990, Pam Crowell, Pine Valley; 1991, Cory Emory, Sherman; 1992, Ken Davenport, Falconer; 1993, Jennifer Tate, Falconer; 1994, Justin Johnson, Jamestown; 1995, Andy McMaster, Jamestown; 1996, Patrick Swanson, Sherman; 1997, Adam Beckerink, Frewsburg; 1998, Matthew Baideme, Westfield; 1999, Leigh Baumgart, Falconer; 2000, Craig Swanson, Jamestown; 2001, Trevor Cable, Frewsburg; 2002, Kathy Baum, Ripley; 2003, Ashley Kulju, Maple Grove; 2004, Rob Prinzi, Jamestown; 2005, Matt Mazgaj, Southwestern; 2006, Natalie Thorpe, Southwestern; 2007, Michael McGinnnis, Falconer; 2008, Nicole Frederickson, Jamestown; 2009, Jennifer Andrews, Randolph; 2010, Mallory Deuink, Clymer; 2011, Joey Campion, Jamestown; and 20012, Shannon Murphy, Falconer.
Applications for the 2013 Frank Hyde Memorial Scholarship should be returned to The Post-Journal by May 10. Applications that arrive within a week after May 10 will still be accepted.