2017 BRACE Award Recipients

Kindergarten Winners
Briarcrest Christian Houston Levee Elementary Fera Weisberger 1st Place Kindergarten
Briarcrest Christian Houston Levee Elementary Jude Hensley 2nd Place Kindergarten
Crosswind Elementary School Katherine Nichols 3rd Place Kindergarten
Shelby Oaks Elementary Adrain Morales 4th Place Kindergarten
Ellendale Elementary School Allie Untal Honorable Mention Kindergarten
St. Mary's Episcopal School Malone Chapman Honorable Mention Kindergarten
Shelby Oaks Elementary Elika Wilkerson  Honorable Mention Kindergarten
Riverwood Elementary School Garv Rustogi Honorable Mention Kindergarten
 
1st Grade Winners
Wells Station Elementary Arlene Gutierrez-Lopez 1st Place First Grade
Riverdale School Collins McCleary 2nd Place First Grade
Collierville Elementary School Charlotte Shelton 3rd Place First Grade
Ellendale Elementary School Finnley Windham 4th Place First Grade
St. Mary's Episcopal School Caroline Wallace Honorable Mention First Grade
Briarcrest Christian East Memphis Elementary Jaxson Mullett Honorable Mention First Grade
Sycamore Elementary Lakshita Kathiresh Honorable Mention First Grade
Briarcrest Christian Houston Levee Elementary Grace Petree Honorable Mention First Grade
 
2nd Grade Winners
Briarcrest Christian Houston Levee Elementary Brayden Byrd 1st Place Second Grade
Willow Oaks Elementary School Griselda Juan 2nd Place Second Grade
Wells Station Elementary Mia Coop 3rd Place Second Grade
Riverdale School Natalie Middlekauff 4th Place Second Grade
Riverdale School Field Richardson Honorable Mention Second Grade
St. Mary's Episcopal School Farah Arshad Honorable Mention Second Grade
Shelby Oaks Elementary Sophia Williams Honorable Mention Second Grade
Southwind Elementary School Reigna Travis Honorable Mention Second Grade
 
3rd Grade Winners
Sycamore Elementary Avery Rice 1st Place Third Grade
Briarcrest Christian Houston Levee Elementary Charlie Spann 2nd Place Third Grade
Briarcrest Christian Houston Levee Elementary Molly McGee 3rd Place Third Grade
Riverwood Elementary School Ella Caton 4th Place Third Grade
Lewisburg Elementary School Kloe Key Honorable Mention Third Grade
St. Mary's Episcopal School Eva Ferdinand Honorable Mention Third Grade
Willow Oaks Elementary School Estanly Delgado Honorable Mention Third Grade
Briarcrest Christian East Memphis Elementary Madison McKeithen Honorable Mention Third Grade
 
4th Grade Winners
Sycamore Elementary Abner Otero 1st Place Fourth Grade
St. Mary's Episcopal School Genesis Martin 2nd Place Fourth Grade
Elaine Neeley Studio Elizabeth Liu 3rd Place Fourth Grade
Ellendale Elementary School Kelsey Mangum 4th Place Fourth Grade
Crosswind Elementary School Tori Ann Miller Honorable Mention Fourth Grade
Willow Oaks Elementary School Jackson Williams Honorable Mention Fourth Grade
Shelby Oaks Elementary Whitney Hernandez Honorable Mention Fourth Grade
Lucie E. Campbell Elementary School Chase Ferrell Honorable Mention Fourth Grade
 
5th Grade Winners
Elaine Neeley Studio Jayne Cho 1st Place Fifth Grade
Southwind Elementary School Angelina Tan 2nd Place Fifth Grade
Collierville Elementary School Jon Duke Whitworth 3rd Place Fifth Grade
Willow Oaks Elementary School Melissa Diaz 4th Place Fifth Grade
Lewisburg Elementary School Christopher Smith Honorable Mention Fifth Grade
St. Mary's Episcopal School Mila Szatkowski Honorable Mention Fifth Grade
Collierville Elementary School Erin Guffin Honorable Mention Fifth Grade
Briarcrest Christian Houston Levee Elementary Sarah Brim Honorable Mention Fifth Grade
 
6th Grade Winners
Briarcrest Christian Middle School Campbell Slankard 1st Place Sixth Grade
Elaine Neeley Studio Jerry Xiao 2nd Place Sixth Grade
Houston Middle School Lindsey Teague 3rd Place Sixth Grade
Elaine Neeley Studio Hannah Lam 4th Place Sixth Grade
Arlington Middle School Grace Lawson Honorable Mention Sixth Grade
Arlington Middle School Griffin Yandell Honorable Mention Sixth Grade
St. Mary's Episcopal School Isabel Isaacs Honorable Mention Sixth Grade
Collierville Middle Gabby Lopez Honorable Mention Sixth Grade
 
7th Grade Winners
Riverdale School Caroline Cooper 1st Place Seventh Grade
Elaine Neeley Studio Amanda Zhou 2nd Place Seventh Grade
Houston Middle School Cadie Cone 3rd Place Seventh Grade
Collierville Middle Maryn Macri 4th Place Seventh Grade
Evangelical Christian School Emma Weaver Honorable Mention Seventh Grade
Lewisburg Middle School Ava Randall Honorable Mention Seventh Grade
St. Mary's Episcopal School Laurian Gilliland Honorable Mention Seventh Grade
St. Mary's Episcopal School Gwendolyn McGuire Honorable Mention Seventh Grade
 
8th Grade Winners
Germantown Middle School Jessica Le 1st Place Eighth Grade
Collierville Middle Vanessa Arndt 2nd Place Eighth Grade
Houston Middle School Sasha Thorne 3rd Place Eighth Grade
Arlington Middle School Kevin Pham 4th Place Eighth Grade
Briarcrest Christian Middle School Lily Hydrick Honorable Mention Eighth Grade
Elaine Neeley Studio Alice Yuan Honorable Mention Eighth Grade
Riverdale School Katie Mattison Honorable Mention Eighth Grade
Riverdale School Mary Margaret St. Clair Honorable Mention Eighth Grade
 
9th Grade Winners
Bartlett 9th Grade Academy Morgan Roth 1st Place Ninth Grade
Houston High School Annie Holley 2nd Place Ninth Grade
Collierville High School Olivia Leggett 3rd Place Ninth Grade
Elaine Neeley Studio Serena Zhang 4th Place Ninth Grade
Bartlett 9th Grade Academy Olivia Williams Honorable Mention Ninth Grade
Briarcrest Christian High School Julia Abel Honorable Mention Ninth Grade
Elaine Neeley Studio Daniel Cui Honorable Mention Ninth Grade
Houston High School Kyndel Henager Honorable Mention Ninth Grade
 
10th Grade Winners
White Station High School Shridhar Athinarayanan 1st Place Tenth Grade
Arlington High School Sarah Stobbe 2nd Place Tenth Grade
Elaine Neeley Studio Lilly Stancil 3rd Place Tenth Grade
Houston High School Irina Brady 4th Place Tenth Grade
Briarcrest Christian High School Jonah Rinehart Honorable Mention Tenth Grade
Collierville High School Brianna Morelli Honorable Mention Tenth Grade
White Station High School Jie Wang Honorable Mention Tenth Grade
Arlington High School Jenna Claire Comella Honorable Mention Tenth Grade
   
11th Grade Winners  
Houston High School Ella Kennin 1st Place Eleventh Grade
Lewisburg High School Noah Womack 2nd Place Eleventh Grade
White Station High School Sara  Somers 3rd Place Eleventh Grade
Briarcrest Christian High School Grace Turner 4th Place Eleventh Grade
Elaine Neeley Studio Ananya Thakur Honorable Mention Eleventh Grade
Collierville High School Myrna Trevino Honorable Mention Eleventh Grade
Arlington High School Haley Baker Honorable Mention Eleventh Grade
Bartlett High School Nicole Williams Honorable Mention Eleventh Grade
 
12th Grade Winners
White Station High School Kennedy Jarrett 1st Place Twelfth Grade
Arlington High School Madasyn Gass 2nd Place Twelfth Grade
Collierville High School Emma McVay 3rd Place Twelfth Grade
Lewisburg High School Grace Morgan 4th Place Twelfth Grade 
Briarcrest Christian High School Zack Ranson Honorable Mention Twelfth Grade
Houston High School Jane Yan Honorable Mention Twelfth Grade
Collierville High School Tamara Castany Honorable Mention Twelfth Grade
Bartlett High School Lissy Reed Honorable Mention Twelfth Grade
 
Special Award Winners
White Station High School Maddy Danziger Excellence in Expressive Quality
Elaine Neeley Studio Stephanie Wang Excellence in Painting
White Station High School James Trenthem Excellence in Drawing
Arlington High School Paige Joyner Excellence in Watercolor
Briarcrest Christian East Memphis Elementary Emerie Celli Best of Show Grades K-2
Elaine Neeley Studio Ty Behan Best of Show Grades 3-5
Houston Middle School Caillie Wortham Best of Show Grades 6-8
Elaine Neeley Studio Megan Peel Best of Show Grades 9-12