Coy Joseph Sturgeon and Jolie Beth Manning have been named Junior Student of the Month for November, according to Ely Elks Lodge #1469.
Sturgeon, age 14, is the son of Mike and Kelly Sturgeon of Ely. Manning, age 13, is the daughter of Lara and Joshua Manning of Ely. Both are 8th graders at White PineMiddle 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.
Sturgeon has been active in football, basketball, track and the McGill Student Council. He also volunteers with Mom. His hobbies are hunting, camping, four-wheeling, hiking, traveling and spending time with his family.
Manning has been active in student leadership, soccer, softball, swimming and as a member of her church youth group. Her hobbies are drawing, traveling and reading.