2014 Recipient

Rock Island senior distance runner Kirsten Tauke earned the Don Wright Scholarship during the team banquet on Wednesday. The scholarship was named and created in honor of Don Wright, a 1968 Rock Island graduate who served in the Vietnam War before succumbing to cancer from Agent Orange exposure. The $5,000 scholarship is given to a senior track athlete.

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Pictured, from left to right are, board member Jack Slater, Rocky head coach Michelle Lillis, Connie, Kirsten and Brian Tauke and board members Zach Edwards and Jeff Edwards.