Recipients of the Brooks Academic Excellence Award were required to own a GPA of 3.8 or higher, have competed in at least two varsity sports and earned at least three athletic letters since their freshmen seasons. The award is named after district official E. Jerry Brooks.
The Fackler-Hower Sportsmanship Award, named after Pete Fackler and Wendell Hower, is given to one male and one female senior athlete at each school who possesses good citizenship and sportsmanship as defined by the PIAA handbook.
Locally, 29 males and 26 females from seven schools received medals from the district. The complete list can be found below.
HIGH SCHOOL AWARDS
PIAA DISTRICT THREE
Jeremy Flick (A-C), Brian Wawrzyniak (CC), Dustin Habecker (ELCO), Alex Trautman (LEB), Bryan Bates (LCATH), Jonathan McKinney (NL), Dan Rusling (PAL).
Raeann La Flame (A-C), Kortney Balmer (CC), Amanda Britto (ELCO), Alexandra Pyles (LEB), Kate Pastal (LCATH), Kelsey Battistelli (NL), Hannah Galvan (PAL).
MALE ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE
Jacob Rita (A-C), Theodore Umble (A-C), Andrew Beamesderfer (CC), Shaun Mumma-Ditzler (CC), Jon Donley (CC), Nicholas Keener (CC), Cody Lloyd (CC), Jeff Pellow (CC), Derrick Truax (CC), Ben
FEMALE ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE
Abigail Bridi (A-C), Tricia Light (A-C), Sophia Safford (A-C), Emily White (A-C), Emily Hockley (CC), Abigail Stefanides (CC), Madeline Wagner (CC), Mycaeri Atkinson (LEB), Jordan Achenbach (LEB), Ashlee Albright (NL), Morgan Bender (NL), Mikayla DiAngelis (NL), Erica Mellinger (PAL), Elyse Tomaszewski (PAL), Kelly Snyder (PAL), Hannah Galvan (PAL), Kathryn Laraia (PAL), Emily Spillar (PAL), Nikki Griffin (PAL).