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72 College Scholarship Winners Announced

The Valero Alamo Bowl kicked off its 2021 calendar as football fans and local business leaders gathered on the Alamodome’s 100 yards of turf for the annual Rudy’s Bar-B-Q Pigskin Preview.

ESPN’s Sam Acho provided insight on the college football season while the Valero Alamo Bowl announced the recipients of its Valero Alamo Bowl Community Partners Scholarships.

This year’s a record 72 college winners shared a total of $440,000. Their names are listed below:

Our Lady of the Lake University

Alisa AmayaAshley Cedillo
Jalyn EarlCharbel Elbayeh
Araceli GarciaGabriella Granado
Norberto Lira PenaBritney Morales
Anna PerezAngela Ramirez
Jesus RodriguezSebastian Rodriguez
Jewel RuizMegan Sifuentes
Cynthia Torres 

St. Mary’s University

Makenzie Bell
Timothy Benavides
Deni Cresto
Alexis Lawrence
Ashley Penshorn
Sofia Ruescas

Texas A&M University- San Antonio

Karen CarrascoAndrea Gallo
Elvira GarciaSamantha Garcia
Diana GonzalezMizden Gonzalez
Destiny GuerraLauryn Hernandez
Mayvin HernandezShantasi LaGrange
Alyssa OrtegaThalia Romo
Maria SelgadoVanessa Torres

Trinity University

Shivani AlurMaria Arteaga
Blair AshcraftRobert Barner
Sophia ChoatTaku Charles-Noel Endo
Khalen HaribhaiDevan Karp
Kristina KishAllison Powell
Elizabeth ProctorMai Vo
Olivia WehrungArtur Zigman

University of the Incarnate Word

Laramie AcquartCoral Castillo
Ricardo Cerda Jr.Jacob De La Garza
Diana DuenezKatelynn Duron
Sean GillesAlan Gonzalez
Adriana GuerraJulian Herrera
Kailey HuffDaniel Luna
Jaclyn MorenoAndrew Osborn
Carissa ValerioDaisy Zarate

University of Texas at San Antonio

Josh AdkinsBrenden Brady
Camyrn CarreonKendall Kloza
Hannah LopezJonathan Tapia
Rashad Wisdom 

The Valero Alamo Bowl will announce 85+ winners of a $7,500 Valero Alamo Bowl Student-Athlete Scholarship in December.

These two Valero Alamo Bowl scholarship programs will combine to award over $1 million to 160+ high school and college students representing every San Antonio high school and university each year and the highest total of local scholarship giving among all 42 bowl games.

San Antonio high school seniors interested in being selected for the 2021 Valero Alamo Bowl Student-Athlete Scholarship Program, please visit our website for more information.

Funding for Valero Alamo Bowl scholarships comes from bowl partners, event proceeds and a matching program at the local six local universities.

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