Cheshire Fall Scholar Athletes

AMANDA ADDESSO - Girls Cross Country


GPA: 4.5.
Athletic Highlights:Senior captain; 4-time All-SCC, made All-SCC First Team with 5th-place finish at 2018 SCC Championship meet; selected to inaugural All-RJ Cross Country Team.
Extracurriculars: National Honor & National English Honor societies; Connecticut Food Bank & Cheshire Half-Marathon volunteer; French tutor; will major in International Relations & French.

TOM CHERNESKIE - Football


GPA:4.29.
Athletic Highlights: Three-year varsity lineman; earned team’s Greg Schena Award; four-year thrower and senior captain in track & field.
Extracurriculars: National Honor Society, Student Senate, Peer Advocates, Parent Teacher Student Organization; CAS Scholar Leadership Award; All-SCC Academic in football & track.

MIKAYLA CROWLEY - Field Hockey


GPA:4.581.
Athletic Highlights: SCC Player of the Year; All-SCC and All-State in field hockey and lacrosse; 2018 Under Armor Select Field Hockey Game player of the game; 32 career goals.
Extracurriculars: National scholar-athlete recognition in field hockey and lacrosse; SCC Scholar-Athlete both sports; National, Science National and Mu Alpha Theta honor societies; Anti-Bullying Club president.

Haley Grayson - Girls Swimming


GPA:4.835.
Athletic Highlights:Four-year SCC finalist and Class L qualifier; part of Cheshire’s 55-dual meet streak and back-to-back Class L state championships.
Extracurriculars:National, Science National & Mu Alpha Theta honor societies; CT Swimming Scholar-Athlete; Latin Club; Winterfest; Lights of Hope; will follow Pre-Med track in college.

IDA HOXHA - Girls Volleyball


GPA:3.991.
Athletic Highlights: Senior captain on 2018 squad that went 18-0 in the regular season and repeated as SCC conference champion.
Extracurriculars: DECA (CHS president, state executive); National English Honor Society (president); National Academy of Future Physicians and Medical Students Excellence Award; Village of East Farms activities coordinator.

KYLE KUHLTHAU - Boys Soccer


GPA:4.228.
Athletic Highlights: Two-year starting defenseman on SCC Oronoque Division championship teams; on unit that recorded 10 shutouts and allowed just 7 regular-season goals.
Extracurriculars:Bronze Award for distinguished achievement on 2018 National German Exam; Chess Club; will study Economics in college.

SHARIQA RAHMAN - Girls Soccer


GPA:4.19.
Athletic Highlights: Two-year varisty player for Rams; also plays for Cheshire Soccer Club; All-SCC Academic.
Extracurriculars:Mu Alpha Theta; AP Scholar with Honor; Junior State of America; Starlight Strings Orchestra; Community Service Club; volunteer Masonicare, Saint. Mary’s Hospital, Cheshire Public Library.

YASIN TARABAR - Boys Cross Country


GPA:4.963.
Athletic Highlights: Four-year runner; senior captain boys tennis team.
Extracurriculars:Ranks No. 1 in Cheshire’s Class of 2019; highest score in Connecticut on 2017 National German Exam; two-time state Math Team and highest regional score; CT Student Advisory Council on Education.