Richard Anthony Sandoval and Sabre Westlund have been named Students of the Year for 2015-2016, according to Ely Elks Lodge 31469. Sandoval, 14, is the son of Ryan and Julie Sandoval of Ely. Westlund, 13, is the daughter of DeAnna Baldwin of Ely. Both Sandoval and Westlund graduated from the Class of 2016 at Learning Bridge Charter School. The Student of the Month program is sponsored by the Elks Lodge in an effort to bring recognition to the two outstanding students selected from the Students of the Month for 2015-2016. Students of the Year are selected by the Youth Activities Committee in the sponsoring lodge and are suitably honored at promotion ceremonies. Multiple achievement, citizenship, scholarship and leadership are the basis for selection of students of the year. Sandoval has been active in football, wrestling, baseball, and BMX. his hobbies are baseball, riding dirt bikes, BMX, football and hunting. Westlund has been the vice-president and treasurer for LBCS Student Council and plays softball. Her hobbies are dance, piano, family time, photography, drawing and painting.1LB-Students of the Year (1)