'Drowsy Chaperone,' Tennis and Volleyball: Standout Students
This week's selections include Courtney Swanson, Hayley Buchanan, Amanda Montouri, Emily Anne Rausch, Josh Eidem, Tyson Reinke and Nathan Torell.
Editor's Note: This is a compilation of news releases about Eden Prairie students who are attending college or expect to in the near future.
Swanson on UW-River Falls tennis team
Courtney Swanson is now on the University of Wisconsin-River Falls 2012 season tennis team, according to a news release from the school. For more information on all Falcon teams, visit www.uwrfsports.com.
Buchanan on UW-River Falls volleyball team
Hayley Buchanan is now on the 2012 season volleyball team at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls, according to a news release from the school. For more information on all Falcon teams, visit www.uwrfsports.com.
Montouri admitted to Concordia University, St. Paul
Amanda Montouri, a student at Eden Prairie High School, has been admitted to Concordia University, St. Paul, for the spring semester, according to a Concordia news release. Montouri was awarded the Transfer University and Transfer Partnership scholarships.
Rausch enrolls at Clemson University
Emily Anne Rausch is enrolled at Clemson University and is majoring in pre-business, according to a news release from the university.
Eidem in production of 'The Drowsy Chaperone,' places third in competition
Josh Eidem performed last month in "The Drowsy Chaperone" at Lawrence University. "Eidem portrayed multiple roles as a member of the ensemble, including a superintendent," according to a news release from Lawrence University. He is a 2011 Eden Prairie graduate and the son of Jeffrey and Kris Eidem of Eden Prairie.
He also received $100 after placing third in the sophomore men's division of the Wisconsin National Association of Teachers of Singing.
Reinke commits to Kent State University
Eden Prairie High School student Tyson Reinke has committed to play football at Kent State University, according to a news release from the university. "He has had success in both academics and athletics, earning a 3.2 GPA and being a two-year Varsity starter and All-State selection for his team."
Torell in Carol Concert at University of Minnesota, Morris
Nathan Torell will perform in the Carol Concert, "Twas the Night Before Christmas," at the University of Minnesota, Morris, according to a news release from the university. The concert will be held on Nov. 30, Dec. 1 and Dec. 2 at Assumption Church, 209 East Third Street, Morris, MN. For more information about the concert and tickets, call 320-589-6077 or go to tickets.umn.edu.