January 21, 2015

Pilz Scholarships Awarded

BobcatsEach summer, College of the Ozarks is host to the Gerald A. Pilz & Friends All-Star Basketball Games.  The proceeds from these games are used for general education book scholarships and scholarships for students who played in the games this past summer.

On January 20th, between the Lady Cats & Bobcats’ basketball games, Gerald Pilz and Joe Murphy were on hand to present scholarship checks to the following participants:

  • Maison Bovard, Ava, MO

  • Abby Moulder, Camdenton, MO

  • Shelby Roberts, Bolivar, MO

  • Cheyenne Sheets, Blue Eye, MO

  • Lakin Simmerman, Ash Grove, MO

  • Madison Wells, Nixa, MO

  • Javyn Johnston, Drexel, MO

  • Canyon Smith, Republic, MO

  • Chad Sturdefant, Seymour, MO

The Pilz Scholarships have benefited 136 College of the Ozarks students and have totaled over $36,000.

The College of the Ozarks is thankful for Mr. & Mrs. Pilz and all of the supporters of the Gerald A. Pilz and Friends All-Star Games, who together make these scholarships possible.   The 2015 games are currently scheduled to be held on July 11, 2015.