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- December 14, 2023
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MALE SCHOLAR ATHLETE
Joseph Schicatano, son of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Schicatano, 105 S. Shamokin St., Shamokin, graduated fifth in a class of 255 students at Shamokin Area High School. He won the German Language Award, The Varsity Club Male Scholastic Award, the Bausch and Lomb Award, Highest Overall Science Award; Chemistry I award and Science Award.
He was a member of the National Honor Society and Student Council, president of the Interact Club, and member of the Varsity Club which he served as president.
He was a three-year member of the varsity basketball team, serving as co-captain his junior and senior years. He was first team All-Susquehanna Valley Conference Class AAA as a junior and second team as a senior. He played in the Whittey McCloskey Roundball Classic in 1979.
He was a four-ear member of the track and field team, serving as co-captain as a senior.
He will attend the University of Denver, majoring in Sports Science.