Coy Mason Hecker and Trace Ann Deeds have been named Students of the Month for March, according to Ely Elks Lodge #1469.

Hecker, age 18, is the son of Scott Hecker and Misty Steiner of Ely.  Deeds, age 18 is the daughter of Terrance and Regina Deeds 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.

Hecker has been active in football, baseball, trap and skeet. His hobbies are hunting, fishing, trapping, shooting, yee-hawing and pretty much anything out doors he will be there.

Deeds has been active in basketball, soccer, track and the National Honor Society. Her hobbies are hanging out with friends, sports and pretty much everything out doors.