SENIOR OF THE MONTH: Courtney Kanyan
Courtney Kanyan has been selected Indiana Kiwanis Club Senior of the Month from Blairsville High School for February.
She is the daughter of John and Vickie Kanyan, of Blairsville.
Courtney is a member of National Honor Society and Remembering Adam, and is a past member of student council and previously served as class treasurer. She is a two-year state qualifier for Future Business Leaders of America,
Throughout high school Courtney has been named to High Honor Roll. Courtney is a 2012 graduate of Pennsylvania Free Enterprise Week. She also traveled to Washington, D.C., after being selected as one of the 50 students across the country to participate in the American Public Transportation Association Youth Summit. She has also volunteered at St. Andrew’s Village and currently works the Indiana Kmart.
Courtney’s sports activities include varsity basketball, volleyball, cheerleading and track. She also played AAU basketball for PA Blue Thunder for seven years. During her senior basketball season, Courtney served as a captain alongside her three other senior teammates to help lead the team to Heritage Conference and District 6-AA championships.
Courtney has been accepted at Clarion University of Pennsylvania. She will major in mathematics/pre-engineering track. She will finish her civil engineering degree at the University of Pittsburgh.