Montini Catholic congratulates senior Ava Franklin on being this year's recipient of the Jean Diane Colletti Memorial Scholarship. The scholarship is one of several that have been named and endowed by Montini Catholic alumni, parents and friends in order to provide financial assistance to graduates pursuing higher learning in college. The award was announced at the Lasallian college preparatory high school's annual Founder's Day ceremony on May 20th.
Ava is among the Class of 2022 members named Academic All Stars for their superior academic status as Bronco seniors. She is also a recipient of the President's Award for Academic Excellence and an Illinois State Scholar. She is a member of Montini Catholic's National Honor Society and Spanish Honor Society and earned an IHSA Scholastic Achievement Award - as well as Academic All Conference accolades in three sports during her high school career (basketball, softball and tennis). Ava, who was named to GCAC's All Conference (softball) list this spring, most recently committed to Loras College where she will be joining the Duhauk's Softball program and pursuing a Business degree.
Ava is from Westchester where she attended Westchester Middle School. She and her family are members of Divine Providence Parish. Congratulations, Ava!!!