On Wednesday, May 3, McCarthy Auto Group Communications Director Karl Kramer presented 10 Smith-Cotton High School seniors with $1,000 scholarships during the school’s annual Senior Awards Night ceremony in the Heckart Performing Arts Center.

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This is the fourth year that McCarthy Toyota of Sedalia has provided the scholarships to Smith-Cotton seniors, who are selected by their activity or athletic groups.

The scholarships are made possible through Toyota’s match program; McCarthy’s $5,000 donation is matched by Toyota to reach the $10,000 total.

The recipients, from left, are Annie Guier, girls golf; Taylor Beebe, girls soccer; Blake Grupe, boys soccer; Kramer; Kali Heavener, basketball manager; Chaz Satnan, theater; Bailey Smith, Student Council; Baxter Mays, baseball; Hannah Staus, softball; Max Diaz, football; and Mikayla Gear, girls track and field.