2018 Jarkko Scholars

Seacoast United Foundation Board of Directors is proud to announce the 2018 Jarkko Scholar Athletes. These 17 young men and women have shown excellence in leadership and community service on and off the field of play. They will all be going on to college or university in the fall of 2018. Seacoast United Foundation Scholarship Committee was excited to award $15,000 to these incredible athletes, leaders, and community members.

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2017 Jarkko Scholarship Recipients

2017 Jarkko Scholarship Recipients
Name High School/Home Town Sport College Attending fall of 2017
Rachel Alexander Glauster Massachusetts Field Hockey University of Connecticut
Carson Atherly Bangor Maine Soccer Brown University
Olivia Bamford Spaulding High School NH Soccer U Maine Orono
Ryann Boudreau Londonderry NH Soccer University of NH
Hayden Elwell Maronacook Maine Soccer University of NH
Ryan Firmin Gorham Maine Soccer Wentworth Institute of Technology
Lauren Fortini Bishop Fenwick Massachusetts Field Hockey Mass. College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences
Jackson Fotter Gorham Maine Soccer U Mass Amherst
Cooper Garrow Epping NH Soccer University of NH
Jaylin Rose Grabau Lynnfield Massachusetts Field Hockey Endicott College
Hunter Graham  Greely Maine Soccer Roanoke College
Molly Humiston Traip Academy Maine Field Hockey Saint Michael's College
James Hutchinson Mt. Ararat Maine Soccer University of New England
Garrett King Scarborough Maine Soccer Providence College
Sebastian Linder-Liaw Waynefleet Maine Soccer Harvard
Kyle Maurice Exeter NH Baseball U Mass Lowell
Peyton McBride Goffstown NH Soccer Smith College
Gretchen McGrath Londonderry NH Soccer Middlebury College
Kayla Metivier Sanborn Regional  Swimming Bentley University
Ethan Meyer Sanborn Regional NH Soccer University of New England
Veronica Morrier Timberlane NH Soccer U Mass Lowell
Jessica Nelson Concord NH Soccer University of NH
Sarah Richard Sanborn Regional NH Soccer University of NH
Erin Savage Triton Massachusetts Field Hockey Northeastern University
Chloe Thompson Oyster River NH Soccer Sewanee
Lauren Triglione Pentucket Massachusetts Soccer Quinnipiac University

Jarkko Scholarship Recipients

2016 Jarkko Scholars


Sabrina Rivers
Epping High School Franklin Pierce Collge
Sabrina was her high school team captain and volunteers with Table of Friends feeding the homeless in Boston and she volunteers at local blood drives
Sierra Swasey 
York High School
Methodist University
Sierra was a leader on her high school and club soccer teams. She also volunteered with York youth soccer programs and Special Olympics
Hannah Kelsey 
Derryfield School
Hamilton College
Hannah was a captain of her high school soccer team and she volunteers with her community youth soccer program..
Sophie Smith
Sanborn Regional
High School
St. Anselm College
Sophie was a captain of her high school soccer team and volunteered in her community youth sports program as a coach 
Tim Bortnick
Merrimack Valley
High School
Eastern Nazarene 
Tim was the captain of his high school soccer team. He volunteered for his high school PE teacher and helped out at his local food pantry and volunteered at his church
Audrey Muscato
Dover High School
Bowdoin College
Audrey was a leader at school and volunteered for the Dover Youth Soccer Program
Dena Noiseux
Merrimack High School
Philadelphia University
Dena was a leader in her high school and her soccer community as a referee. She also volunteered with Special Olympics
Justin Carbone
Exeter High School
U Mass Lowell
Justin was a leader in and out of the classroom in high school and was the captain of his high school team
Emma Nofsker
Sanborn Regional
High School
Maine Maritime 
Emma was a captain of her high school soccer team and volunteered for her community youth soccer program
Jonathan Breed
Timberlane Regional
High School
Clemson University
Jonathan was a captain of his high school and club soccer teams for four years. He volunteered for Timberlane Youth Soccer Programs and his church's yearly supper
Erin Rosier
Alvirne High School
Springfield College
Erin worked with her communty youth soccer programs as a referee and volunteered with the Hudson Youth Soccer Program
Brianna Furtado
Manchester Central  
High School
College of St. Rose
Brianna was a leader on and off the field. She participated in many school volunteer organizations and was a youth soccer coach
Elise Leavitt
Brewster Academy
Springfield College
Elise was a leader on and off the field and was a 68 Hours of Hunger Volunteer
Elizabeth Lane
Brewster Academy
Elizabeth was a captain of her high school soccer team and a youth soccer program volunteer
Madeline Lodico
Exeter High School
Madeline was a leader in school and volunteered with Special Olympics as well as Exeter Youth Soccer Association
Emily Hallee
Pinkerton Academy
Clarkson University
Emily was a leader on and off the field and volunteered for Special Olympics
Dan Weinhold
Exeter High School
Colorado School of
Dan was a captain of his high school soccer team and particpated in volunteer programs at school
Lila Bradley
Bishop Brady
Colby Sawyer
Lila was her high school team captain and volunteered on her student leadership team
Soultana Tufts
Alvirne High School
University of New Haven
Soultana was a leader on and off the soccer field. She volunteered for many school groups such as the unified sports program and she also volunteered in the Hudson Youth Soccer Program

2015 Jarkko Scholars

Student Hometown College or University
Ronald Berry III Northwood, NH University of Denver
Maxwell Matheny Greenland, NH Ohio State University
Alessandra Sadler Atkinson, NH Tufts University
Hayden Casassa Stratham, NH James Madison University
Jared Casassa Stratham, NH University of Pittsburgh
Katie Day East Kingston, NH Providence College
Lennon Dobben-Annis Portsmouth, NH Hawaii Pacific University
Emily Durette Nashua, NH St. Michael's College (VT)
Casey Estey Kensington, NH Providence College
Taylor O'Donnell Stratham, NH Endicott College
Brooke Paradis Pelham, NH University of Rhode Island
Taylor Patterson Pelham, NH St. Anselm College
Nate Pincince Somersworth, NH Daniel Webster College
Charlie Prevost Greenland, NH George Washington University
Shannon Valente Windham, ME Southern NH University
Claudia Waddingham Rye, NH Concordia University
Elise Leavitt Stratham, NH Brewster Academy (PG Year)
Christian Ramsay Manchester, NH Worcester Academy (PG Year)


2014 Jarkko Scholars

Student Hometown College or University
Caroline Andy Concord, NH Bates College
Nicholas Dyer Manchester, NH Marywood University
Rebecca Field Brentwood, NH University of Massachusetts Dartmouth
Peyton Kent Souhegan HS Bentley University
Austin Kimball Exeter, NH University of Massachusetts Lowell
Jessica Long Exeter, NH Stony Brook University
Kara Martin Hampton, NH Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Jared O'Donnell Berwick Academy Wheaton College
Emily Richard Fremont, NH Wentworth Institute of Technology
Casey Scott Exeter, NH Sienna College
Phoebe Shields Cape Elizabeth, ME Muhlenberg College
Andre Simmond Manchester, NH University of South Carolina Aiken
Celeste Souza Salem, NH University of New Hampshire
Adam Traxler Newburyport, MA Eastern CT State University
Michele Tremblay Goffstown, NH Sienna College
Max Vivado Concord, NH Colorado College
Aidan Willis Newfields, NH University of Maine Orono
Erik Wisniewski Newburyport, MA Wheaton College
Timothy Wood Derry, NH Springfield College


2013 Jarkko Scholars

Student Hometown College or University
Alexandra Day Exeter, NH American University
Gunnar Ericson Timberlane Regional HS University of New Hampshire
Victoria Gagnon Hampton, NH University of Missouri
Connor Glynn Newburyport, MA Westfield State University
Elijah Leverett Greely High School University of New Hampshire
Abigail Smith Sanborn Regional HS Bryant University
Frank Stanley Epping High School Fisher College
Jacob Zimmerman Trinity High School Norwich University


2012 Jarkko Scholars

Student Hometown College or University
Austin Alphonse Oyster River HS St. Lawrence University
Connor Brown Bishop Brady HS Tufts University
Tristan Cooper Fremont, NH Occidental College
Michael Field Brentwood, NH  
Syfer Klefos Bedford, NH Western New England College
Jeffrey L'Heureux Litchfield, NH Salve Regina
Kirsten O'Neil Seabrook, NH University of New Hampshire
Paige Rachel Manchester, NH Temple University
Jillian Richard Fremont, NH University of New England


Prior to 2012, the Jarkko Tuominen College Scholarship Program was offered and awarded by Seacoast United Soccer Club.