Strake Jesuit Students Awarded with Academic Honors from College Board National Recognition Programs 2022

64 Strake Jesuit students were among 50,000 students nationally who earned academic honors from the College Board National Recognition Programs. These National Recognition Programs grant students with academic honors that can be included on college and scholarship applications and connect students with universities across the country, helping them meaningfully connect to colleges and stand out during the admissions process.
 
National Merit Semifinalists
This year, we had a record of 17 students named National Merit Semifinalists: Jack Brody, Marco Cerritos, Rushil Chetty, Alexander Citardi, John Greeley, Aidan Guthrie, Jake Jongebloed, Jeffrey Kollar, Jackson Mitchell, Daniel Ragazzo, Imran Siddiqui, Nicolas Valladolid, James Walker, Albertus Wiesedeppe, Zachariah Wrobel, Owen Zeng, and Harvey Zhu. They were also featured in the Texas Catholic Herald.
 
We also want to recognize the following students awarded with academic honors from the College Board National Recognition Programs.
 
National Merit Commended Students
The following students were recognized as National Merit Commended Students: Isaac Al-Ramahi, Cristian Barinaga, Charles Bera, Michael Blanchard, Luke Eumont, Spencer Greeley, Ethan Holt, Niklas Jaaskelainen, Sergio Karam, Jackie Ku, Jonathan Kutka, Vilmos Lo, Vratin Mankidy, Jack Monk, Elias Ortiz, Karan Shah, Michael Stuckert, Jet Sun, and Noah Valencia.
 
National African American Recognition
The following students were recognized as National African American Recognition Scholars: Alexander Adegbesan, Matthew Grant, Julian Bugg, and Dorian Gee.
 
National Hispanic Recognition
The following students were recognized as National Hispanic Recognition Scholars: David Escobedo, Daniel Martinez, Robert Wood, Alan Belloso, Alejandro Mejia, Sergio Karam, Alex Fuentes, Adan Torres, Michael Sena, Gonzalo Pereda, Kevin Jessett, Oscar Quinones, Martin Saenz, Maximiliano Concha Pinto, Matthew Fenz, Nicholas Puig, Juan Rozo, Diego Cholico, Diego Estrella, Diego Orellana, Diego Rodriguez, Gavin Cruz, Lucas Sieler, Armando Saenz, and Ray Saenz.
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