Jayden William Brewer and Emalinne Marie Sorensen have been named Junior
Students of the Month for November, according to Ely Elks Lodge #1469.
Brewer, age 14, is the son of Chris and Casey Brewer of Ely. Sorensen, age 13, is the daughter of Amy and Austin Sorensen of Ely. Both are 8th graders at White Pine Middle School.
The Junior Student of the Month program is sponsored by the Elks Lodge in an effort to bring recognition to outstanding students in the area.
Junior Students of the Month are selected by a panel of their peers in each participating school within the jurisdiction of the sponsoring lodge.
Multiple achievement, citizenship, scholarship and leadership are the basis for selection of Junior Students of the Month.
Brewer has been active in basketball and as team captain for baseball and soccer.
He is a member of the Boy Scouts, a leadership team member and a 5th grade student counsel. His hobbies are hunting, dirt bike riding, weight lifting, archery and shooting.
Sorensen has been active on the swim team and soccer. She is a member of the LDS Choir and Beehive Class and participates in the White Pine Arts Festival and community plays. Her hobbies are crocheting, baking, welding, extended arts, swimming, cooking, building, crafting, reading, writing, photography, soccer, acting, singing, playing piano, percussion, kayaking, learning new things, making people laugh and babysitting.