Elks Lodge 28 Awards Scholarships

Morgan Glass of Wheeling Park High School and Patrick Duffy of Wheeling Central Catholic High School have won the Wheeling Elks Scholarships for 2017-2018.

Each will receive $1,000 from Wheeling Lodge 28, according to Youth Activities Chairman Joe Marchlenski.

Glass captained her soccer team at Wheeling Park and was named to the second team of the All-State Soccer Team. She serves as vice-president of the National Honor Society and was elected as an officer at Rhododendron Girls State.

A co-captain of the State Champion Wheeling Central Football Team, Duffy also serves as treasurer of the Student Council. He is a member of the National Honor Society and is on the Junior Board of the United Way of the Upper Ohio Valley.

“We believe it is important to recognize outstanding leadership and scholarship qualities in the youth of Wheeling,” said Elks Exalted Ruler Rosalie Kimball. “We are proud that more than $4 million in scholarships is awarded nationally by the Elks each year.”