Ken Curto Caysen Anthony Connell and Brenna Nichole Williams are the Elks Students of the month for November.

Ken Curto | Brenna Nichole Williams and Caysen Anthony Connell are the Elks Students of the month for November.

Caysen Anthony Connell and Brenna Nichole Williams have been named Students of the Month for November, according to Ely Elks Lodge #1469.

Connell, age 18, is the son of Kent and Toni Connell of Ruth.  Williams, age 17, is the daughter of Eric and Veronica Williams of Ely.  Both are Seniors at White Pine High School and will graduate with the Class of 2019.

The 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 Students of the Month.

Connell has been active in Academic Decathalon, honor choir, band, track and swim team.  He is a member and the President of the Drama Club and his hobbies are band, choir, swimming, knitting and reading.

Williams has been active in varsity girls soccer and softball, peer leader and she is the President of the National Honor Society. Her hobbies are hunting, fishing, playing sports and hanging out with family and friends.