Dr. Dale Iwanoczko Memorial Scholarship
Sammy Ludwig , Westgate Mennonite Collegiate – Raised in a volleyball family, Sammy began playing the sport when he was 12 years old. He has played club and school volleyball every year since then and has been team captain on nearly every team along the way. This past school season Sammy was the setter and co-captain leading his team to an undefeated season and claiming the AAAA MHSAA Provincial Championships, where he was also selected as the championship MVP. He was also named to the Volleyball Manitoba 2021-22 Graduating All-Star All Manitoba Team and was awarded the Dennis Nord season MVP. Sammy played on Team Manitoba in 2019 and was a member of the 2021 Youth National Team last summer. In addition to volleyball Sammy also competes on the school cross country, basketball and soccer teams and has volunteered as a coach with school volleyball camps, with the Mennonite Central Committee and is a member of the Student Council. Holding an academic average of 91%, Sammy has committed to the University of Manitoba Bisons for next season while pursuing science and possibly medicine in his future.