Greece gymnast competes at regional championships

Bright Raven gymnast Emily Field, 15, of Greece, recently competed in the USA Gymnastics Level 7/8 Region 6 Championships in Springfield, Massachusetts.

Field placed third on bars in the Senior B Division of Level 8.

The USAG Region 6 Championships included gymnasts from New England and New York. Gymnasts qualified to compete in the regional championship by earning high all-around scores at their individual state championships.

Brockport student earns ESL scholarship

Brockport High School senior Latonya McNish recently received a $2,000 scholarship from ESL Federal Credit Union.

McNish, a National Honor Society member, volunteers for blood drives, collects donations for the local food shelf and sells holiday grams to benefit The Salvation Army. She also works with Heart Walk and Foodlink.

To be eligible, applicants must be a member in good standing at ESL, a high school senior in the Greater Rochester area during 2016-17 school year and attending an accredited college or university in the fall.

Applicants provided official copies of their transcripts, letters of recommendation from a school official and community/volunteer organization and a list of extracurricular activities and community service. They wrote an essay about how they demonstrate one of ESL’s five core values: accountability, caring about people, initiative, integrity and teamwork.