Seven Santa Clara Sporting Awarded 2016 Scholarships

July 22, 2016

Seven graduating high school seniors from the Santa Clara Sporting Club received financial scholarships through the Annual Sporting Scholarship Program.  The Santa Clara Sporting Club created the awards for student athletes that exhibit academic excellence, community leadership and the ability to make-a-difference on and off the soccer field.

Abel Azevedo Memorial Scholarship Award Winners:

  • David Tenorio
  • Jessica Brasil

Jonathan Manzo Chavez Scholarship Award Winners:

  • Luis Daniel Gonzalez
  • Emma Chivers

Santa Clara Sporting Ignite Scholarship Award Winners:

  • Luis Daniel Gonzalez
  • Emma Chivers

SC Sporting & Me Scholarship

  • Jorge Hernandez

Santa Clara Sporting awards $6,000 in scholarship funds every year to six college-bound high school students chosen from within the club. Over 200 Santa Clara Sporting soccer players have graduated to play collegiate soccer in just the last four years, and the club is committed to building an even stronger college recruitment program for the future.