2023 St. Maria Goretti Honorees

The following list includes the 67 young people honored March 12 with the 2023 St. Maria Goretti Youth Distinction. The list is organized alphabetically by town.

The 2023 honorees include:

Ty McKnight, Holy Name, Bloomfield; Jovan Graves, Holy Name, Bloomfield; Robert Kruse, St. Clement, Boonville; Gianna Wagner, St. Isidore, Celestine; Peyton Betz, St. Isidore, Celestine; Brenden Chew, St. Martin I, Chrisney; Jonah Schroeder, St. Martin I, Chrisney; Emma Day, St. Francis of Assisi, Dale; Sarah Day, St. Francis of Assisi, Dale; Edna Lara, St. Francis of Assisi, Dale; Catherine Blankenberger, St. John the Evangelist, Daylight; Samuel Freeman, St. John the Evangelist, Daylight; Abby Vollmer, Annunciation of the Lord, Evansville; Zachary Stinson, Annunciation of the Lord, Evansville; CeCelia Dollison, Good Shepherd, Evansville; Paul Folz, Good Shepherd, Evansville. 

Also Jenna Kast, Holy Redeemer, Evansville; Laura Shockley, Holy Redeemer, Evansville; Caroline Jones, Holy Rosary, Evansville; Nathan Raben, Holy Rosary, Evansville; Victor Villisana, Holy Rosary, Evansville; Austin Mullenix, Resurrection, Evansville; Levi Kunkler, Resurrection, Evansville; Ethan Wade, St. Benedict Cathedral, Evansville; Isabelle Hamilton, St. Benedict Cathedral, Evansville; Connor Day, Sts. Mary & John Parish, Evansville; Amber Tretter, Christ the King, Ferdinand; Leo Alvis, Christ the King, Ferdinand; Ruthie Mercer, Holy Cross, Fort Branch; Patrick Williams, St. James, Haubstadt; Lilly Schmitt, Sts. Peter & Paul, Haubstadt; Eliott Church, Sts. Peter & Paul, Haubstadt; Caitlyn Frick, St. Mary, Huntingburg; Allyson Buening, St. Mary, Huntingburg; Mick Uebelhor, St. Mary, Huntingburg. 

Also Cheyenne Scherle, St. Mary, Ireland; Brianna Williams, St. Mary, Ireland; Madison Heim, St. Mary, Ireland; Andrew, Clauss, Holy Family, Jasper; Braelyn Wehr, Holy Family, Jasper; Noah Schue, Precious Blood, Jasper; Jaxson Bower, Precious Blood, Jasper; Autumn Voegerl, St. Joseph, Jasper; Grace Bartley, St. Joseph, Jasper; Tori Brandt, St. Joseph, Jasper; Grace Lewellyn, St. Peter, Linton; Alyssa Lasher, St. Peter, Montgomery; Nick Kavanaugh, St. Peter, Montgomery; Andrew Rapp, St. Matthew, Mount Vernon; Sophie Kloppenberg, St. Matthew, Mount Vernon; Sophia Hoar, St. John the Baptist, Newburgh; Savannah Hoar, St. John the Baptist, Newburgh.

Also Allison Weber, St. Philip, Posey County; Brett Wilkey, St. Philip, Posey County; Anneliese Mayes, Saint Francis Xavier, Poseyville; Samantha Wright, St. Joseph, Princeton; Kelsey Cameron, St. Bernard, Rockport; Blake Duttlinger, St. Bernard, Rockport; Adam Spindler, St. Bernard, Snake Run; Hailey Richter, St. Bernard, Snake Run; Katlyn Betz, Divine Mercy, St. Anthony; Lydia Betz, Divine Mercy, St. Anthony; Sara Muensterman, St. Wendel, St. Wendel; Jayda Millspaugh, St. Francis Xavier, Vincennes; Josiah Thomason, St. Francis Xavier Vincennes; Brady Hunter, Our Lady of Hope, Washington; and Chloe Garland, Our Lady of Hope, Washington.