The Robert W. Yavorsky Memorial Scholarship

We have for the past few years given scholarships to Norton High School graduates who are looking to use their experience in speech and drama activities at Norton High School in their future endeavors. During our production of “Cinderella and the Substitute Fairy Godmother,” which was also our first production incorporating children, we had the most tragic event that could happen occur.

 

Bob Yavorsky, a very dedicated member of Wolf Creek Players, appeared in all but the last school performance of “Cinderella.” He was feeling ill, and could not do the afternoon show. Sadly, he passed away the evening before our Saturday performance for the community. The cast and crew of children and adults experienced more about life than they signed up for. However, both young and old came together with strength and resolve to perform in honor of Bob….and the show went on. From that moment forward, we knew we would refer to the scholarship as the Wolf Creek Players/Robert W. Yavorsky Memorial Scholarship Award. Each year Wolf Creek Players has awarded multiple scholarships to students who wish to pursue a career in performing arts.  

Our Recipients

2019

Kennedy Brown

Dustin Mostoller

Kristina Nemes

Jillian Pletcher

Reece  Swarm

2018

McCartney Betz

Sydni Bilinovich

Hannah Hitchings

Rose Morrison

2017

Sarah Longfellow

Claire Wilson

2016

Bradon Lewis

Noah Mullenix

Jenna Pletcher

Jake Sykes

2015
Steven Planitzer

Sarah Rose

Kerstin Vaughn

John F. Wroblewski III

2014

Laura Simons

Sarah Upton
Adam Walker
Sarah White

2013
Jordan Feliciano

Megan Stults
Hannah Trew
Devyn Vence

2012
Bradley Haramis
Noelle Pritchard
Anna Shorter

2011
Cori Gleason
Sheem Kendall
Stacey Pasternak

 

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