Daniel Grover Hampton and Holly Kate Hunt have been named Junior Students of the Month for December, according to Ely Elks Lodge #1469.
Hampton, age 14, is the son of Charollete Baldwin and Larry Hampton of Ely. Hunt, age 14, is the daughter of Shannon and Paul Hunt of McGill. 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.
Multiple achievement, citizenship, scholarship and leadership are the basis for selection of Junior Students of the Month.
Hampton has been active in soccer, track and field and band with all instruments. He is a First Class Boy Scout and a patrol leader in his Boy Scout troop. He is also active in high school math. His hobbies are soccer, band, track, trail running and Boy Scouts.
Hunt has been active in cheerleading, volleyball, acting and leadership. She is the President of her church group and loves to hang out with friends. Her hobbies are cheerleading, drama and volleyball.